The Esfordi Phosphate Mineral Complex with the aim to supervise the quality of the
Product has a Quality Control Unit, with its duties as follows :
1- Supervision of the mine with the aim to control assays and granulation of
the feed with the aid of ore blending.
2- Supervision of the production unit with the aim to control all effective
parameters on the quality by controlling all various means and its sampling.
3- Inspection and certification of the purchased product and evaluation of the
suppliers via control and supervision on the purchased raw materials effective on the product.
4- Preparation of various control charts and experimenting for rectification
and prevention and controlling the quality of the product.
5- Positive relations with the customers to receive views/proposals to reach their needs.
This Unit employs top experts and facilities including a top laboratory
with modern instruments (Atom Arrestor A.A., XRF, UV, etc.) to perform its duties.
The laboratory consists three main Sections;
Sampling and Sample
Sampling and Sample Prepartion Section, samples are taken from
all sides of the production line continuosly, and also during
loading and transfer to the Chemical Analysis Section of the Laboratory.
Chemical Section, the samples are fed with chemicals and the
percentage of P2O5, Fe, Mg & SiO2
are controlled and classified.
Any changes in the feed to the Plant and the chemicals used in the production cycle in the
Mineralogy Section is inspected and the conditions to optimize the product is relayed
to the Operations Manager.
Amongst the activities of Quality Controll in coordination with other
The Esfordi Phosphate Mining & Industrial
complex while fulfilling its aims succeeded in achieving :
ISO 14001:2004 (Environment Management
9001:2008 (Quality Management Certificate)
(Occupational, Health and
Safety Management Certificate)
PRECAUTIONS FOR SAFEGUARDING PRODUCT QUALITY: