Bitrez co-Director, Brian Allen, celebrates 80th birthday

Managing Director, Paul Jones, wishes Brian Allen a very happy birthday.

Bitrez awarded Composites UK Industry Award for Health and Safety and Innovation in Materials

Bitrez is proud to receive two awards from Composites UK for Health and Safety and Innovation in Materials.

Paul Jones named in top 100 most inspirational individuals working in UK industry

The Manufacturer Top 100 2020 publication launch for the 100  were announced via a virtual on-line event. We are very pleased to report this includes Paul H. Jones in the innovator category.

Bitrez in The Parliamentary Review

Bitrez features in the latest Parliamentary Review. Take a look at this from our Managing Director Paul Jones.

Bitrez Ltd scoops two awards for innovation

Bitrez Ltd, the UK’s leading manufacturer of specialist polymers and chemicals, is celebrating after winning two innovation awards, one from Make UK (previously EEF) and the other from Made in the North West for two of their product ranges, Curaphen and Curamine. Both ceremonies were held virtually due to the pandemic.
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Reinforced Plastics: FURACURE: PFA resins & co-polymers. A new generation of green resins

Take a look at Managing Director Paul Jones’ article, which has been published in the latest edition of Reinforced Plastics magazine. In this article, Paul discusses our product FURACURE, a new generation of poly-furfural alcohol “PFA” bio-based polymers derived from biomass.

Development of new graphene/epoxy nanocomposites and study of cure kinetics, thermal and mechanical properties

Take a look at this article from Dr Panagiotis Karagiannidis for Thermochimica Acta. Bitrez supplied their Epilok 60-566 epoxy resin/ Curamine 32-494 epoxy curing agent system in support of Dr Karagiannidis and his team at the University of Sunderland for the research.

Bitrez awarded the Manufacturing Innovation Award 2020 by Made in the North West

Bitrez Ltd has been awarded the Manufacturing Innovation Award 2020 by Insider Media ‘Made in the North West Awards’ for their product Curaphen- a pioneering bisphenol A (BPA) -free phenolic resin. Launched in 2013, Curaphen is used for the internal coatings of food and drink packaging.

Wigan based company shines at Regional Manufacturing Awards

Bitrez Ltd, headquartered in Standish was given the Make UK North West Innovation Award, sponsored by HVM Catapult, at a ceremony held virtually.

ISO 45001 Successful Qualification

We are very pleased to announce the successful migration and qualification of our Health and Safety Management System from OHSAS 18001 to ISO 45001, the first international standard for Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (OHSMS).

North West chemist is elected to highest office of global scientific body

Paul Jones, Managing Director of Wigan-based Bitrez, has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, which is the highest level of membership. Paul joined Bitrez shortly after it was formed and consisted of a handful of staff.

Richest source of technical data on coatings, adhesives and composites now available on My Bitrez

Bitrez Ltd, the UK’s leading manufacturer of specialist polymers and chemicals, has launched a new service to provide customers with technical data on a broad portfolio of specialist resins used in the formulation of advanced coatings, adhesives and composites via the free, members only, section of their website, My Bitrez.