28 May 2017

Briar continues sponsorship of Norfolk and Norwich Festival

Briar Chemicals has sponsored the Norfolk and Norwich Festival for many years and continued their support this year by hosting a performance by Luke Wright, an award winning poet, theatre maker and broadcaster. Every May, the arts festival transforms the city and over 75,000 visitors attend a wide range of events and performance. In addition, […]

24 May 2017

Young writers’ explore the world through poetry as competitions returns

Briar Chemicals Young Poets of the Year competition launches to schools across the region. This year’s theme is ‘Planet Earth’ and youngsters are asked to take their inspiration from their surroundings and write creatively about their perception of the world. The final stage judge for the competition is Evolutionary biologist and TV presenter Ben Garrod. […]

22 May 2017

Briar Chemicals shortlisted for Reputation Award

Briar Chemicals are excited to announce they have been shortlisted for the Chemical Industry Association’s Reputation Award. The prestigious Reputation Award is in recognition of a company who demonstrates excellence in enhancing a positive external reputation with key stakeholders, and that of the chemical industry. Briar is passionate about encouraging young people to develop their […]

10 May 2017

Chemistry students offered insight into chemical industry

Briar Chemicals welcomed a group of Chemistry students from the University of East Anglia who are studying Chemistry to provide an insight into the manufacturing industry. The 2nd year Chemistry students met with a team of Briar’s Chemists and Chemical Engineers to understand first-hand how the chemistry they learn at University can be applied on an industrial scale. The […]