Bashkir Soda Company JSC was founded in May 2013 as a result of merging Soda JSC and Kaustik OJSC to become one of the largest chemical companies in Russia.
Bashkir Soda Company produces a wide range of chemical products including over 100 stock items. There is high stable demand for the Company’s products in Russia and the CIS countries, and worldwide.
Bashkir Soda Company specializes in the following types of chemical products:
CAUSTIC SODA AND CHLORINE
SODA ASH, PURIFIED SODIUM BICARBONATE
CALCIUM CHLORIDE AND WHITE CHARBON
Bashkir Soda Company implemented, certified and now successfully works with quality management and environmental management systems in compliance with requirements of the international ISO standards ISO 9001:2008 (GOST ISO 9001-2011), ISO 14001:2004. Certificates have been issued by international certification agencies: TÜV SÜD Management Service GmbH, Bureau Veritas Certification и DQS Holding GmbH Deutsche Gesellschaft zur Zertifizierung von Managementsystemen.
Results of annual audits verify compliance of the company’s activity with requirements of international standards. External experts constantly point out the high level of the management system development and functioning in the Company.
Quality of the products is confirmed by compliance certificates in the certification systems GOST R, SovAsK, TEKSERT. There are documentary evidences of compliance with requirements of Technical Regulations of the Customs Union - the Declaration of Conformity. Some products were registered under the European REACH Regulation.
Over the last 5 years Bashkir Soda Company has implemented the following large innovative projects:
2009 - completion of reconstruction of VC-PVC production facility with increase of production capacity up to 200 thousand tons per year. Total amount of investments was approximately RUB 2.6 billion.
2011 – implementation of project Installation of a Plant for Production of Caustic Melt Using Hydrogen. Production of solid caustic was increased to 50 thousand tons/year. Investment amount was more than RUB 132 million.
Optimization of electric power consumption for production of gaseous nitrogen and increase of capacity of gaseous oxygen production in connection with expansion of VC-PVC facility.
2013 – launch of a new air separation unit, the value RUB 680 million.
To date, the following large projects and activates are underway:
Construction of a still waste liquid filtration station aimed at solving the issue of soda production waste disposal.
Integration of an automated control system of the soda production aimed at optimization of the technologic processes control, saving material and power resources.
Introduction of a fluidized bed drier for purified calcium bicarbonate aimed at improvement of consumer qualities of baking soda.
Updating elements of the column equipment.
Scaling up production of calcium chloride to produce a commercial product from soda ash production effluents.