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Who we are...?

Safic was established in 1981 and with close to 43 years of experience in the field of manufacturing, warehousing and distribution of cleaning chemical solutions is recognized as a market leader in its field. It is a local manufacturer dedicated to excellence in every aspect of its operations. 


With manufacturing, laboratory and warehousing facilities in Steeledale in the South of Johannesburg and a national logistical footprint we supply a vast range of cleaning and maintenance chemicals, equipment and consumables to major market segments throughout the Southern African region.


With a rich history of innovation and commitment to quality, Safic continually pushes the boundaries of scientific advancement to deliver cutting-edge solutions. From research and development to production and distribution, every step of the manufacturing process is meticulously executed with precision and care. 


At Safic we prioritize safety and sustainability, adhering to stringent regulations, implementing eco-friendly practices to minimize its environmental footprint. 


Safic has been ISO 9002 compliant since 1997 and we are proud to say that in 2003 we became the first chemical blending company within South Africa  to be certified an ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 organisation. We continue on our path of excellence and happy to announce that our OSHAS 18001 certification has recently been upgraded to ISO 45001. We are also a signatory to Responsible Care an International recognised body and has over the years been bestowed many accolades including winning the Mail and Guardian greening the future award two years in a row.


At the heart of Safic lies a commitment to innovation and research. Advances in technology, coupled with a deep understanding of chemistry. From green chemistry initiatives aimed at reducing environmental impact to the application of cutting-edge automation.


Safic has strong international supply relations and are the sole distributors for Cleanfix from Switzerland, SRI from France , Greenspeed from Holland and Kleen Purgatis from Germany.


 Safic specializes in the following industries:


Food and beverage solutions 

Comprehensive range of cleaning chemicals and SABS approved disinfectants for use in food production areas.

Further to this we supply a range of color-coded utensils and hygiene brush ware that is food approved and HACCP compliant.


Industrial solutions 

Comprehensive range of solvent and water-based degreasers and cleaners, coatings, lubricants and other specialist maintenance chemicals.


Commercial solutions 

Comprehensive range of cleaning chemicals and disinfectants approved for all commercial and versatile cleaning areas.


Metal treatment  


Water treatment 

Ion Exchange Safic (Pty) Ltd is a joint venture between a pioneer international water and wastewater treatment specialist company "Ion Exchange (India) Ltd" and "Safic (Pty) Ltd".


Safic is also the stockists of the following equipment:

Vacuum cleaners

Single power disc floor machines

Auto scrubbers


High pressure washers

Color coded utensils & brush ware

Microfiber flat mops and cloths

Bucket systems

Dosing and proportioning systems

Hand soap and paper dispenser


Safic offers training by qualified personnel on the safe and efficient use and application of our chemicals and equipment.

With good skills employed throughout the business we are driven by an unwavering passion to supply cost effective product and equipment solutions to our customers.


We take pride in our extensive network of representatives spanning across the country, with representatives stationed strategically in various regions to ensure comprehensive coverage and personalized support to our customers wherever they are. Our representatives are dedicated to providing excellent service and forging strong relationships with our valued clients. We believe in fostering long term relations and strive to deliver exceptional experiences, no matter where you are in the country.


Safic continuously push the boundaries of what is possible, with a team of passionate experts driving progress, Safic remains at the forefront of the industry, shaping the future of chemistry with integrity and excellence. 


At Safic, WE CARE!!

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