TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION
To produce value creating quality polymers for the Southern African market, generating growth for our stakeholders through technology and innovation.
We are constantly building upon the experience and achievements gained through more than 40 years of passionate participation in the plastics industry. Through constant development and improvement of our products we ensure sustainable growth and competitiveness for ourselves and our customers. Constant monitoring and improvement of catalysts, processes, products and applications ensures that we stay on top of this dynamic industry, providing modern solutions to ever evolving market requirements, thereby adding value to end-user applications.
Product developments start with a complete understanding of the needs of the converter as well as the end user, and we translate that into a suitable and innovative Quality polymer product, ultimately providing the market with an appropriate final product. These developments are supported by continuous focus and improvement in health, safety, environmental, risk, quality, sustainability and operational efficiency.
COLLABORATIONS AND PARTNERSHIPS
Safripol stays on top of innovative technology through various collaborations and partnerships in the plastics industry.
Safripol uses Spheripol technology for polypropylene production. The Hostalen Slurry technology for high density polyethylene under licence of LyondellBasell. Both technology license agreements give Safripol access to the latest advances in polymerisation and application development
Safripol’s flagship HDPE PE100 pipe resin, iMPACT100®, was developed in collaboration with Qenos. The licence agreement allows for sharing of information and gives Safripol access to future product developments in the HDPE pressure pipe industry.