KSM was formally established in 2015 and is a Level 1 BBBEE Company, 50% black women-owned company. The level of expertise acquired over the years ranges from: Product development, Quality Management, Financial Management, Technical Advisory, Portfolio management at Natref refinery, Technology Management and Customer Relationship Management within the petrochemical industry.
Our business operations are fully compliant with the ISO 9001:2008 system and we are in the process of upgrading to ISO 9001:2015 before certification. KSM is fully licensed with the Department of Energy in terms of the Petroleum Act, Act 120 of 1977 of South Africa. Our product development stays innovative by using the latest cutting edge technologies and using expertise to develop products with world class performance.
Since partnering with the petrochemical giant Sasol to produce laboratory tested alcohol-based sanitiser, we have been able to ramp up the production to 5,000 litres of sanitiser a day within the first week of production. This capacity has since increased to 20,000 litres a day.
To date, KSM has produced over 1 million litres of sanitisers of which half a million litres have been distributed to various companies and NGOs such as Gift of the Givers, Charities Aid Foundation and to the following Hospitals: