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Established in 2003, Chemay is a proudly BEE Level 2 market leader with more than 120 years of technical expertise in specialty chemicals.

We partner with our clients and suppliers to create long-term mutually beneficial relationships. For our clients, this means we get involved in understanding their business to ensure we meet their requirements consistently.

We continually strive to develop new products and enhance existing products with an environmentally friendly focus, to promote green chemistry where possible including developing biodegradable outputs.


  • Research and development both of new products and also in refining existing products to better standards and results.
  • Custom manufacturing based on the specific requirements of our clients.
  • Sourcing of specialised chemicals both from local and international suppliers.
  • Compliance with industry standards and best practises, to ensure a safe and sustainable business for all.


Our chemical technicians have extensive local and international market experience across multiple chemical manufacturing industries, including:

  • Textiles
  • Hospitality (cleaning)
  • Laundromats
  • Workshops
  • Coatings
  • Road surfaces
  • Construction
  • Hospitals
  • Abattoirs
  • Mortuaries

This depth of knowledge distinguishes our unique market position and enables us to create multi-functional products and solutions for our clients.


With our ISO 9001:2008 accreditation, we design, test, and ensure products are made to meet our clients’ brief accurately and that all products are Quality Control inspected prior to release to clients. We have a strong focus on constantly finding better and more efficient methods of delivering our services to our clients.

We also pride ourselves on our commitment towards our staff, ensuring continuous development with training, in line with ISO9001 systems.