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CORONAVIRUS – Prochem reports increased demand for Microsan®

Due to the recent outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19), Prochem Europe has seen increased demand for its D500 Microsan® biocidal cleaner. Originally developed in the 1980s for the HBV, HCV and HIV blood-borne viruses, the Microsan formulation is also effective against Coronavirus Coronaviridae family including MERS-CoV) and is approved to EN14476 for use on hard washable [...]

March 18th, 2020|Categories: Prochem News|

Prochem – new R&D facility at 45

Forty-five years since it started supplying carpet and upholstery cleaning solutions and equipment, Prochem Europe stands as one of the UK market’s principal innovators. 2019 saw that ethos take material form in the company’s new research and development laboratory facilities at Chessington along with recent investment in new labeling and filling technology.

January 21st, 2020|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |

Prochem launches regional stain removal surgeries

Professionals and others tasked with cleaning and maintenance services can benefit from a newly-introduced programme of surgeries dedicated to stain removal from solutions and training provider Prochem Europe.

January 9th, 2020|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |

PROCHEM AT MANCHESTER CLEANING SHOW

Professional cleaners and entrants to market have much to benefit from visiting Prochem Europe’s stand, B20, at the Manchester Cleaning Show, taking place at EventCity on 25-26th March, 2020.

January 9th, 2020|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |

MTA’s Terry’s tribute

A lot of professional cleaners come into the cleaning business and for all kinds of reasons. Setting up MTA Carpet Cleaning helped owner Terry Aldridge through personal grief. “My wife Mandy passed in 2016,” he tells us. “I was driving HGVs at the time but before that had worked as a cleaner for seven years. When her dad suggested I help manage my loss by doing something different for work, I decided to go back to an occupation I loved.”

December 11th, 2019|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |

Nick takes off with Prochem

Business is literally taking off for Nick Woods at Herts & Essex Carpet Cleaning. If he’s not on site at Stansted Airport or the US military airbase at Mildenhall, he’s up in the clouds over London on the 46th floor of the city’s iconic Leadenhall ‘Cheesegrater’ building.

December 4th, 2019|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |

Back to the classroom – 30 years later!

Tom Sultana's back at the Prochem training academy on another upholstery course after 30 years. Has much changed? “The biggest change is the emphasis on health and safety'” says Tom. “Of course we know more than we did about the subject today.”

December 4th, 2019|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |

£5000 rug gets protection

Busy organising a viewings reception for exclusive customers, north London fitted kitchen and furnishings retailer Valcucine decided that the £5,000 rug they’d be standing on would benefit from some protection, come the day.

October 31st, 2019|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |

Bubble & Squeak step up to the plate!

With nightclub management getting in the way of being with family, Wakefield-based Pete Scattergood turned to a fresh career in professional cleaning in 2016 with start-up enterprise, Bubble & Squeak Cleaning Services and Supplies. Operations manager, Pete Davison joined last year, bringing a welter of cleaning sales experience, and business has been lifting, not least thanks to local Bunzl dealer along with supplier, Prochem Europe.

October 31st, 2019|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |

Obituary – Ron Tilley

Prochem Europe Ltd regrets to announce the passing of its founder and chairman, Ron Tilley, at the age of 88 years.

May 16th, 2019|Categories: Prochem News|Tags: , , |