The Desmet Ballestra's head office for the Soap activities is Mazzoni LB located in Busto Arsizio (Italy). Founded in 1946, Mazzoni LB is an engineering and manufacturing company world leader in the design and supply of plants and machines for the production of soap and glycerine with a market share exceeding 60%. Mazzoni LB is also a major world player in the chemical industry through its chemical Division specialized in the design and supply of complete plants for the production of rim block, liquid detergent, downstream oleochemicals and bleach water (sodium hypochlorite).

Mazzoni LB invests heavily in R&D to continue to guarantee to its customers top of hedge technologies with a dedicated team of engineers and chemists. Mazzoni LB has over the past years strongly increased its infrastructure with the installation of a new fully equipped laboratory and pilot plant facility available both for our internal technological development as well as to cooperate with customers of specific joint projects.

Price evolution and development of new raw materials requires Mazzoni LB and its customer base to be ready for any new opportunity to bring more cost efficient production, increase product quality, reduce environmental impact, develop new products or formulations,… To support these growing requirements, Mazzoni LB has a complete staff of qualified chemist and engineers.

Mazzoni LB has a unique team of chemical, mechanical and automation engineers & technicians capable to support our customer activities world-wide both from our headquarters of with the support of our local offices present in all continents. Contact us for any technical or product support you may require for trouble shooting assistance, maintenance, revamping studies, optimization projects,…

Mazzoni LB spare parts department is in a position to assist you offering replacement parts for all machines which have supplied since its foundation in 1946 with many key parts on stock to guarantee fast and cost effective supply.

Fully owned company, IIT s.r.l. which since 1976 is one the preferred supplier of the most important surfactant and detergent producers worldwide with a unique and well recognized cutting edge sulphonation and sulphation technology.

Mazzoni LB joined the Desmet Ballestra group in March 2017.