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Keeping things clean, together!


Work to live or live to work? "Wrong question!" many at sodasan would reply. We are working together to accomplish our mission. Our eco-friendly operations here in Uplengen have a 50-strong workforce. All of us strongly care about the well-being of our planet. Where some may think "this mountain is too high to climb", our team members see a mountain of opportunities. Opportunities to defy climate change and pollution. And subsequently, a chance to really make a difference.


Read for yourself to find out why many of our long-term colleagues are passionate about working at sodasan:

Christian Janssen

Production Shift Leader

Christian Janssen


“My work at sodsan is not just any job to me. I am proud that, together with my team, I am contributing to the production of eco-friendly products made from sustainable raw materials. sodasan employees are actively protecting the environment!”

 

Christian has been working at sodasan since 2009 and is responsible for the safe implementation of all production processes.

Daniela Friedrich

Senior Specialist Administration

Daniela Friedrich


“Thanks to my apprenticeship and job at sodasan, I know the company from the ground up and I have grown with the multitude of tasks I have been entrusted with. I find it highly motivating to be a part of this sustainable success story."

 

Daniela has been working at sodasan since 2005 and knows every inch of this company thanks to her many years of service. One of her responsibilities is product certification.

Anja Müller

Head of Research & Development

Anja Müller


“Developing innovative, high-quality products based on natural, sustainable raw materials is my daily challenge and joy at the same time. And I wouldn’t have it any other way.”

 

Anja has been working at sodasan since 2008 and is responsible for product development, as well as for efficacy testing of our products.

 

Dirk Seifert

Head of Sales

Dirk Seifert


“I like working at sodasan so that more and more people can discover the clean way to clean. To make that happen, the sales team partners with our retail customers – working hand in hand for a clean, ecologically responsible and economically sound future.”

 

Dirk Seifert has been working at sodasan since 2016 and is responsible for national and international sales.

Thorsten Godau

Head of Operations

Thorsten Godau


“Manufacturing high-quality products while conserving resources as much as possible, and never losing sight of the environmental impact, is a top priority for me. At sodasan, my team and I can really put this expertise to good use and bring our corporate values to life in a tangible way. This gives me enormous satisfaction.”

 

Thorsten has been working at sodasan since 2018 and is responsible for the safe and smooth running of operations processes.

Andrea Piepho

Domestic Sales

Andrea Piepho


“The family-friendly culture at sodasan allows me to work part time. This is very important to me. It is also quite special to be able to contribute to the preservation of our environment via your work. I am a passionate user of sodasan products – I love to be able to share my enthusiasm for our products with our customers.”

 

Andrea has been working at sodasan since 2014 and is responsible for domestic customer acquisition and customer service.

Maren Grätz

Head of Quality Assurance

Maren Grätz


“Thanks to flexible working hours, I have no problem combining my job, my five-member family and my hobby. As a passionate Transalp participant and active fitness trainer, I wouldn’t want to do without sodasan products. For example, our practical sport detergent is a companion I can count on.”

 

Maren has worked at sodasan since 2006 and is responsible for the microbiology department and quality assurance.

Bärbel Meyer

Sustainability Management

Bärbel Meyer


“I am convinced that we should drastically change our behaviour in order to stop harming the earth so that our children and grandchildren can also live on this planet. For this reason, I am happy that at sodasan we walk the talk.”

 

Bärbel has been working at sodasan since 2017 and is responsible for sustainability management and emission protection.

Frederik Meyer

Key Account Manager Export

Frederik Meyer


“I am passionate about expanding our international business. It is incredibly motivating to find our fabulous products in other countries and to make the world a bit more eco-friendly with each new customer.

 

Frederik has been working at sodasan since 2020 and is responsible for international sales.

Claudia Tiede

Marketing

Claudia Tiede


“The foresight and perseverance with which Kerstin Stromberg and Jürgen Hack have consistently advanced their eco-startup of the 1980s is such a wonderful success story that I can’t stop talking about it.”

 

Claudia has been working at sodasan since 2014 and is responsible for public relations and social media.