Businesses often come to Wessex with a specific problem or to source a more effective chemical solution than the one they currently use. The Wessex technical department is always available to offer advice and assist businesses in finding an appropriate problem solver.
Wessex design and create chemical blends that are used around the globe. Innovation has always been at the core of their business and Wessex contains two highly qualified chemists, Mr Michael Borowski and Dr Malcolm Lown, who are responsible for creating many of the chemical products in the range.
The Wessex chemists are members of such organisations as UKWTA (United Kingdom Water Treatment Association), RSC (Royal Society of Chemistry) and RSA (Royal Society of Arts, Commerce & Manufacturing). Dr Malcolm Lown is even a member of the Magic Circle! A WCF product was recently nominated as a finalist in the Dorset Innovation Awards here in the UK.
Not only do Wessex design chemical products but they also manufacture within the same company. Wessex Manufacturing Ltd is located in Daventry, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom. Close to the M1 and other major routes around the UK.
Wessex Manufacturing provides specialty chemicals, blending and contract packing.
Wessex Manufacturing have three warehouse units which house production machinery, including two thousand litre mixing pots (complete with dust extraction), filling, capping, heat sealing, labelling and batch coding machinery. Wessex also has storage space for all their materials and a laboratory for testing and analysis.
Wessex Manufacturing's production staff are IOSH approved (Institution of Occupational Safety & Health) and the Production Manager, Mr David Farren, has over 25 years experience in chemical manufacture.
Wessex Manufacturing is ISO 9001:2008 certified/registered. ISO 9001:2008 specifies requirements for a quality management system where an organisation needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide product that meets customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, and aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including processes for continual improvement of the system and the assurance of conformity to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
Wessex Chemical Factors has a wide ranging customer base. Some of their specialist industries include:
• Plumbing, Heating & Drainage
• Transport & Leisure
• Engineering & Construction
Wessex Chemical Factors produces its very own brands (industrial & retail products), branded products for other businesses and also supplies a small selection of products from other suppliers.
Wessex supply Business to Business (B2B) and Business to Consumer (B2C). This varies depending on the product and market. Wessex supplies to small businesses, local councils, UK government (Royal Navy) and large international companies. Wessex also supplies a smaller number of products direct to the consumer/public.
Wessex supply various chemicals, for example, raw materials, powders, solvents, specialist aerosols, oils, greases and also many water based liquids. Wessex supplies out of their main depot in Three Legged Cross, near Bournemouth, Dorset. WCF also manufacture and supply from their manufacturing plant in Daventry, Northamptonshire.
If you would like to browse through the WCF product range, please go to the products page. Some of the products are also available to buy online in the WCF chemical shop.
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