Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers Limited is a subsidiary of Zuari Fertilisers and Chemicals Limited, an Adventz Group, led by Chairman Saroj Kumar Poddar. It is the largest manufacturer of chemical fertilizers in the state of Karnataka. The factory is strategically located at Panambur, 9 km north of Mangalore City, on the banks of the Gurpur River. It is an ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified Company. The main products are Urea, Di-Ammonium Phosphate (DAP), NP 20:20:00:13, Ammonium Bi-Carbonate (ABC) - Food grade, Sulphuric Acid, Speciality fertilizers and Nutrient products consisting of Water Soluble Fertilizers, Micronutrients & Soil Conditioners and Sulphonated Naphthalene Formaldehyde (SNF), an industrial product.