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Member News

This section of CBA's website is devoted to News Releases from member companies. They are posted to the website in the form they are received.  CBA has no editorial control over and accepts no responsibilty in respect of their content which is solely the responsibility of the member companies concerned.

Sale of Gower Chemicals to Scheruhn Industrie Mine

2 May 2014

Swansea, Wales 30 April 2014 – Gower Chemicals Limited (“Gower Chemicals”) has announced that it has been acquired by Scheruhn Industrie Mineralien (“SIM”), a well-respected, family owned German trading company.

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Actikem Ltd achieves ISO 9001 certification

3 October 2013

At the end of July, Actikem Ltd underwent the second stage assessment for ISO 9001, the standard for operating a quality management system. The assessment was conducted by Certification International, a UKAS accredited world leader in the assessment and certification of international, national and industry standards.

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Simon Storage Announces New UK Waste Handling Facility

30 September 2013

Simon Storage is pleased to announce that it has agreed the necessary terms of a Part A PPC permit with the Environment Agency for the handling of hazardous and non-hazardous bulk liquid wastes at its comprehensive Immingham terminal complex on the south bank of the River Humber. The Environment Agency takes great care when permitting such activities, and this is the first time in 80 years that companies will be able to use Immingham Storage for storing both hazardous and non-hazardous bulk liquid wastes for off-site disposal or recovery.

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Simon Storage 

Coates' £10 million investment programme nears completion

18 September 2013

Logistics specialist, H.W. Coates Limited, the UK’s leading independent provider of warehousing and distribution for packaged chemicals, is in the process of completing a £10 million investment programme.

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1 August 2013

Dakram Materials celebrated its ten years in business with a day at the races that also generated a donation to a charity supporting entrepreneurs in emerging economies. The company is also sponsoring Chemistry with Cabbage workshop at a local primary school.

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Dakram employees and guests at Ladies’ Day.