25 November 2015

New formulation & packing project – rapid response within days

Briar Chemicals not only possesses the capability to synthesise chemical products, we also have a stand-alone, highly automated, blending, filling and packing facility. We have been able to demonstrate flexibility and speed of response whilst maintaining the highest standards of safety and change control. Above all, we do what we say we will do. Since […]

23 November 2015

Optimisation of a multi-stage synthesis

Briar Chemicals provides a confidential custom manufacturing service to the crop protection, fine and speciality chemicals sectors. An established culture of Continuous Improvement underpins all that we do. Whilst we are not a research company, we do add value to our customers’ businesses through innovation in process optimisation. We cannot name our customers, or the […]

19 November 2015

Hands-on chemistry challenge for schools

Young scientists from some of the county’s schools have been given the opportunity to compete in a series of chemistry challenges, in a real life setting. Pupils from 14 of the region’s schools, including children from Hellesdon, Sprowston, Reepham and Norwich, took part in this year’s Top of the Bench Science Investigation Day, which is […]

6 November 2015

Local children learn about fire safety

On 4th November, pupils at West Earlham Infant School in Norwich received a special visit from a member of the Briar Chemicals’ Fire Crew, to learn all about fire safety on Bonfire night. Briar Chemicals has five full-time fire fighters and 40 part-time fire-fighters on its site and enjoyed this opportunity to pass on fire […]