About this exhibitor
The Barrettine Group is a highly diverse chemical business based in Bristol UK and a Family owned group, Celebrating our 140th trading anniversary this year. The Group offers years of experience in various chemical related industries.
Barrettine has a long and proud history of producing high quality chemical products. Growth and investment in the business is constant despite uncertain political and economic times. We continue to invest in our greatest asset – People. We work to promote from within and where possible we encourage staff development. Key positions in regulatory, research, marketing and sales have also recently been created to support our growth plans. Beginning in 1879 based in the Bristol dockyards importing & exporting various raw materials. Manufacturing oils & allied products for industry, Home & garden chemical products, Wood Preservers & pesticides. We have an enviable reputation for quality and service in markets from aerospace, DIY and with customers from sole traders to blue-chip multinationals. During this time the Group has matured into a well-respected business by both Supply partners & Customers.
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Barrettine Industrial’s core is the distribution for solvents and chemicals and we offer a comprehensive range of products, from alcohols, ketones, esters, aromatic and aliphatic hydrocarbons, and chlorinated solvents plus an extensive range of formulated products all of which are pure virgin and made to the highest quality and specification. We are one of the few solvent distributors who can supply into the small pack market, into the drum distribution market and also bulk tankers. Being a solvent specialist, we are able to support our customers in an increasingly demanding market place. Our customers benefit from our in-depth knowledge and the flexibility of our logistics capability. As responsible primary distributors, we have total control over the entire life of all our products and maintain stringent quality control standards throughout. We have established long term relationships with some of the World’s leading petrochemical producers. This enables us to guarantee the quality of the products that we market as well as offering total continuity of supply. As solvent specialists our knowledge of the market, regulatory legislation, and technical issues enable us to support our customers’ needs in an increasingly demanding market place. Although we are an experienced supplier of an extensive range of solvents, we also work closely with customers to develop solutions to meet their specific needs by formulating products and blending to either our own or our customers’ specifications.
Offering high quality service and performance has resulted in strong long term customer relationships where collaboration for mutual benefit and innovation is commonplace. We are proud to be a family owned Group and the way we do business reflects our core principles of integrity and trust at every level. We recognise that the foundation of any businesses success lies with our dedicated staff and we have many that have been with us over 20 years. We are focussed on delivering principles of Responsible Care right through the supply chain. We work within the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, and Authorisation of Chemicals) regulations and have been active in compiling data on the end uses of our products to feed back to our suppliers. All of our products are REACH compliant. We are members of the Chemical Business Association (CBA) and the Solvents Industry Association (SIA) both of whom are valuable sources of information for support and guidance. We are accredited by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) with ISO 9001 and the environmental management standard ISO 14001.