About Us

LignoTech South Africa is a 50:50 joint venture between Sappi Southern Africa and Borregaard AS of Norway.

Sappi Southern Africa is the world’s largest manufacturer of Elemental Chlorine Free (ECF) chemical cellulose while Borregaard AS is the world’s leading supplier of wood-based chemicals.

LignoTech South Africa forms part of the Borregaard LignoTech division which was formed to specialize and concentrate in global lignosulphonate markets.

LignoTech South Africa is one of the largest of the Borregaard LignoTech’s plants.

LignoTech South Africa manufactures a variety of lignin based products serving the concrete, agrochemicals, animal feed, ceramics, mining and transport industries, exporting to more than 40 countries around the world.

LignoTech South Africa is ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18 000:2007 certified.

Contact Us

LignoTech South Africa. Umkomazi Drift, Sappi Saiccor site, Umkomaas, KZN

Debra Hall
039 973 6035


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