Aditya Birla Chemicals
More in this section
Aditya Birla Chemicals (Thailand)
Tanfac Industries
Aditya Birla Nuvo
Aditya Birla Grasun
Thai Peroxide

Grasim Industries

Grasim Industries, a flagship company of the Aditya Birla Group, ranks among India's largest private sector companies, with a consolidated net revenue of Rs279 billion and consolidated net profit of Rs27 billion (FY 2013).

Starting as a textiles manufacturer in 1948, today Grasim's business also includes the manufacture of viscose staple fibre (VSF), cement and chemicals.

Under its chemicals business, the company manufactures caustic soda using the latest membrane cell technology. For gainful utilisation of chlorine, the unit has expanded its operations with the production of stable bleaching powder (SBP) used in water purification, sanitation and as a bleaching agent; poly aluminium chloride (PAC) used in water treatment, paper sizing and effluent treatment; and chlorosulphonic acid (CSA) used in vinyl sulphate, the raw material for dyes and intermediates, drugs and pharmaceuticals and chlorinated paraffin wax (CPW), used in plasticisers.

Grasim's caustic soda business at Nagda, Madhya Pradesh, started with an initial capacity of 33,000 tpa, and has since grown to 258,000 tpa, making it the country's largest caustic soda unit.

The company has recently commissioned a new chlor-alkali plant at Vilayat in Gujarat, India.

More information
Leadership team
Product enquiry
BIS 252:1991 for caustic soda
BIS 1065:1989 for SBP
BIS 15573:2005 for PAC
ISO 9001:2008
ISO 14001:2004
OHSAS 18001:2007
SA 8000:2008
NSF / ANSI Standard 60-drinking water treatment chemicals-health effects for PAC water grade