RUNCORN, Cheshire, Feb. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ReAgent Chemical Services has tripled its manufacturing space with the opening of a new eco-friendly facility. Standing at 38,000 square foot, the built-to-spec premises offer the most efficient, high quality and eco-friendly service to customers.
Located on Runcorn’s Whitehouse Industrial Estate, ReAgent’s new facility is the culmination of two years’ work. Every feature has been carefully designed to meet customers’ needs, welfare of staff and to maintain the integrity of the environment.
“The move has enabled ReAgent to sustain the rapid growth we have seen over the last 10 years. To put it simply, this is a game changer for ReAgent!” Darren Wilson, Sales Director
As holders of the ISO Environmental Standard accreditation, ReAgent incorporated eco-friendly features into the new factory to reduce carbon footprint.
LED lights have been fitted throughout, as have destratification fans to help keep the temperature constant. Combined, these features dramatically reduce energy consumption.
The factory’s outdoor drainage system has automatic detection which identifies hazardous chemicals and shuts off the drains in the event of an accident.
A Better Working Environment
The welfare of clients and staff is reflected in a larger office space, a break room where courier drivers can rest, and a new canteen. There is also a passenger lift for those with accessibility requirements.
“From a staff point of view, the facilities are far more comfortable and accommodating. The new unit shows the commitment of the business to continue its growth.” Simon Tasker, Managing Director
Not only does ReAgent’s new factory create huge efficiency gains, but the increased space also provides opportunities for local workers by generating more jobs.
A family-run business in its third generation, ReAgent’s expansion into a larger premises is a huge milestone. CEO, Richard Hudson, says:
“Moving factory is the best thing that has ever happened to our company. I am extremely excited about the future of ReAgent. We have seen massive growth over the last 40 years and I have every confidence that the new premises will enable us to grow even further into the future.”
ReAgent was founded in 1977. Over 40 years later, ReAgent is internationally recognised for its unrivalled quality, first-class customer service and bespoke formulations. ReAgent also has an online shop: chemicals.co.uk and the team can be contacted on 0800 990 3258.
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