As the corporate research and development centre for the Aditya Birla Group, the
Aditya Birla Science and Technology Company Private Limited (ABSTCPL) supports the broad diversity
of the Group's businesses through multi-disciplinary teams of expert scientists
and engineers who lead fundamental and applied research projects.
Research at ABSTCPL is undertaken in the following areas:
ABSTCPL works closely with the Hindalco Innovation Centre on several fronts such as
alumina production, aluminium smelting and downstream processing of aluminium.
The Carbon Black Research Laboratory aims to serve the Birla Carbon business globally
at all stages of the value chain.
The R&D focus is on providing cost-effective scientific and technical solutions
for the Group's copper business.
ABSTCPL works in association with the cement business research and development team
at Khor in Madhya Pradesh to improve the profitability of the business.
The Chemicals Science Group at ABSTCPL is a pioneer in chemical research and its application
to issues of scientific and technological importance at the Aditya Birla Group.
ABSTCPL works in collaboration with the Group's fibre businesses, to focus on development
of new products, processes and technologies for cellulosic fibres, value-added acrylic
fibres and on improvement of product quality and process performance.