The portraits of Nikolai Zelinsky - a Russian organic chemist, the creator of a scientific school, best known as the inventor of the first effective gas mask - adorn the walls of chemistry offices in many educational institutions. “I invented a gas mask to protect millions of young lives from suffering and death”, said the scientist. Zelinsky lived a long life and devoted three quarters of a century to science.
The time has come, and four leading manufacturers of personal protective equipment - Sorbent JSC (Perm), Tambovmash JSC (Tambov), OJSC Electrostal Chemical-Mechanical Plant named after N.D. Zelinsky (Elektrostal), ARTI-Zavod JSC (Tambov) - united under the name of an outstanding Russian inventor, because people like Nikolai Zelinsky are the pride of our country.
For more than 80 years, factories have been leading developers and manufacturers of various means of individual and collective respiratory protection (RPE) - gas masks, respirators, self-rescuers, filter absorbers that meet the requirements of national and interstate standards, technical regulations. The deepest roots and outstanding history, valuable experience and ability to innovate - this is what unites the four manufacturers under one brand of Zelinsky Group Ltd.
The development of personal protective equipment is conducted on the basis of innovative principles using the latest materials and advanced technologies. Zelinsky Group Ltd has the goal - to protect the population in emergency situations and to provide industrial workers with the means of effective protection from exposure to hazardous chemicals. Currently, enterprises are leaders in the Russian market.
The official date of foundation of the Joint Stock Company Electrostal Chemical-Mechanical Plant named after N.D. Zelinsky is June 28, 1937. The main purpose of the plant was the production of individual and collective means of protection.Go to plant's website
August 26, 1939 was the official date of creation of the enterprise based on the production of activated carbon.Go to plant's website
Tambovmash JSC is a diversified industrial enterprise founded on March 17, 1944. The main products were chemical equipment and spare parts for it.Go to plant's website
The decision to build the plant was made in April 1946, and in August 1949 the first shipments of the products were sent to consumers. The company began its activities with the production department of molded products.Go to plant's website
The four leading manufacturers of personal protective equipment are Sorbent JSC, Tambovmash JSC, ARTI-Zavod JSC and OJSC «EHMZ named after N.D.Zelinsky» - united under the name of an outstanding Russian inventor in order to preserve the life and health of people.