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Our History

Company Incorporated

17 July 1989

Phil Copeland started Monarch. Began operating as a chemical distributor from premises in Sutton Valence, Kent

Sheerness Site

1993

Moved to a new location where an investment was required.

Scottish Office

1993

First steps into Scotland

Blending

1994

Begin blending chemicals for our customers

Cumbernauld Site

March 1996

Moved to present site in Cumbernauld, with full distribution capabilities.

New Direction

September 1998

Company undergoes change of business focus. Jon Hill (current MD) appointed.

Restructure

2000

New management team with appointment of Operations, Sales and Commercial Senior managers.

Second Generation

November 2002

Upgrade of blending facility.

ISO 9001:2000

February 2004

Accreditation for our Quality Management System from BSI.

Chemical Business Association

December 2004

Joined the trade association.

Health & Safety

July 2006

Committed to the Responsible Care Programme of the Chemical Business Association.

Third Generation

April 2007

Time for expansion. Capacity needed.

Alkalis

2009

New bulk storage and packing facility.

Acid

2010

New bulk storage and packing facility.

ISO 14001:2004

May 2010

Attained ISO 14000:2004 accreditation for awareness of Environment & Quality Management Systems (EQMS) from BSI.

New Offices

2010

Sales and Marketing relocated.

ESAD II

2010

European Single Assessment Document

Customer Service

2011

I.T. investment in ProspectSoft to improve customer relationship management (CRM).

Compliance

2012

Further I.T. investment to reinforce the quality and environment management system.

Expansion

2013

Time to move. Outgrown 2010 relocation.

REACH

May 2013

First registration made.

FEMAS

2015

FEMAS Certificate