Quality Management System and Certificates

  Company  Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A.  Quality Management System and Certificates

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Policy of the Integrated Quality and Environmental Management System

By cooperating with suppliers, customers and other interested parties, we base it on mutually beneficial relationships. In this way, we are building and intending to maintain the image of a reliable, responsible and friendly business partner for Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A. By designing, manufacturing, selling chemical products, fertilizers and food additives, we strive to satisfy our customers with the quality of the offered products and their satisfaction with reliable and mannerly service, while respecting the natural environment.

Integrated Quality Management System

The activity of Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A. in terms of the design, production and sale of chemical products, fertilizers and food additives, is covered by the Integrated Quality Management System according to the ISO 9001 and 14001 standards. The purpose of applying the Integrated Quality Management System is to ensure that the customers’ and other interested parties’ requirements accepted for implementation are fulfilled, to ensure the satisfaction of our customers with the quality of delivered products while respecting the natural environment.

Food Safety Management System

To ensure health safety of the supplied food additives, Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A. implemented the Food Safety Management System. As part of this system, Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and Good Hygiene Practice (GHP) as well as adherence to the HACCP principles are applied. The application of the Food Safety Management System and operation in accordance with FAO/WHO recommendations of the Codex Alimentarius Commission in the CAC/RCP1-1969 version, Rev. 4-2003 was confirmed with the certificate No. 27/ASMS/2016. The State District Sanitary Inspector in Chorzów approved Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A. to carry out activities in the field of production of potassium nitrate, as an additive to E 252 food and in the field of storage and wholesale sale of prepacked foodstuffs that do not require refrigeration storage.

Factory Production Control for Construction Products

In order to meet the harmonized European Union requirements for the production of the “Scalnit 50” concrete admixture, Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A. applies Factory Production Control for this product. In 2014, the Institute of Ceramics and Building Materials, which is notified in the field of construction materials in accordance with the Community requirements, after the inspection carried out with a positive result, issued an FPC Certificate of Compliance for the construction product manufactured in accordance with EU Regulation 305/2011 laying down harmonized conditions for the marketing of construction products.

EC fertilizer certificate

Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A. obtained EC FERTILIZER Certificate of Conformity type A.3.5: potassium sulfate K2O 50. The certificate issuer is the New Chemical Syntheses Institute (formerly the Fertilizers Research Institute in Puławy). The certificate was issued on the basis of a test report bearing the accreditation symbol of the Polish Center for Accreditation. The certificate is available under the CERTIFICATES tab.


The use, manufacture and marketing of chemical products by Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A. meetings the EU requirements of the REACH and CLP regulations. Thus, the safety of human health and the environment is ensured when using chemical substances. The supplied substances are subject to chemical safety assessment. Hazardous substances are classified, and packed and labeled according to the classification. The recipients of chemical substances classified as hazardous, are provided with safety data sheets, extended with exposure scenarios for identified applications. The safety data sheet contains information on hazards occurring during the use of the substance and determines the safe handling of the substance and procedures in case of possible hazards. We also provide information about substances necessary for the determination and application of appropriate risk control measures to our recipients if the safety data sheet does not have to be provided. Zakłady Azotowe Chorzów S.A. also meets the obligation to register chemical substances imposed by the REACH regulation on producers and importers.

Kosher Certificate

Safety Certificate of the railroad siding and the Certificate of the entity in charge of maintenance (ECM – MMS)

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