Contract manufacture facilities & Expertise

Contract manufacture facilities & expertise for valuable supply chain capacity

Incorporated in 1963, Lakeland Laboratories has manufactured speciality surfactant chemicals on site at our facility in Greater Manchester since the mid 70s. From small sample batches to large reaction volumes, our team enjoys years of experience in the production of chemicals for global organisations.

Working to non-disclosure agreements, clients retain intellectual property in the product, and materials are developed and manufactured in strict confidence for commercial reassurance that your investment is protected.

A leading surfactant specialist, Lakeland Laboratories takes your specification and, with access to our highly skilled laboratory team, works collaboratively with you to develop, test and manufacture a product that performs well according to your need, with capabilities including manufacture under pressure, blending, mixing, condensation and synthesis.

With our production plant, distribution network, ISO 45001-certified compliance, regulatory advice and technical expertise at your disposal, Lakeland is a trusted partner to organisations seeking additional chemicals manufacture capacity in their supply chain.

Our production facilities

14 steam-heated reactors on site range from 1000-25,000 litres, performing reflux and distillation, rapid cooling and pressure reactions up to 100psi.

Laboratory scale trials, product research and development are supported by facilities including:

  • FT infrared spectroscopy
  • UV/Vis spectroscopy
  • HPLC
  • Classical wet analysis
  • GC
  • Automated wet analysis (Titroprocessor)
  • Autoclave facilities
  • Process development
  • Formulation advice

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Contract Manufacture Synthesis & Blending | Lakeland Laboratories Speciality Chemicals

Synthesis & Blending

With chemicals expertise & specialist facilities, Lakeland Laboratories explores highly marketable synthesis & blends for sectors worldwide.

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Our work

Find out more about how Lakeland Laboratories drives industry sectors worldwide with speciality chemical manufacture.

Our Work

How Lakeland drives client industries worldwide through specialist chemical development & manufacture, backed by service excellence.

Our Sectors

Spanning global sectors from agrochem & oilfield to I&I & automotive, Lakeland’s versatile products support highly diverse businesses.

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