Delivering chemistry for a better life
Since our creation in 1981, Surfachem has developed into a leading distributor of speciality chemicals.
Our approach is to act as a synergistic link between our suppliers and customers, adding value for all parties within the supply chain.
With customers in over 65 countries and teams in Brazil, Poland, Nordics, Germany, France and Benelux, wherever our customers are in the world, Surfachem offers a tailored service to meet their needs.
Whether you’re looking for that next great idea, seeking help with regulatory issues or looking to improve your product performance, Surfachem can help. Every day we support hundreds of customers by providing exceptional technical knowledge and logistical expertise.
At Surfachem we are delivering chemistry for a better life.
We deliver chemistry for a better life into two core market segments.
This two-segment focus has enabled our team to acquire a tremendous depth of technical knowledge and market expertise.
Within these sectors, we distribute ingredients for industry leading manufacturers including: Evonik, Shell Chemicals, Solvay and ADM. We also offer a differentiated range of products and solutions under our SURFAC portfolio.
We maintain relationships with over 1,000 customers within primarily the DACH region (Germany, Austria, Switzerland), Benelux (Netherlands, Belgium, Luxemburg) and several Eastern European countries.
We have developed unique capabilities over the last 40 years:
2M Group acquires Evonik Goldschmidt UK
2M acquires French Distributor Ingretech
2M are awarded The Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade
2M acquires German distributor FrankenChemie and rebrands as Surfachem Deutschland
Surfachem acquires Vitrine Brasil and rebrands as Surfachem Brasil
Surfachem acquires Detensio AS and rebrands as Surfachem Nordic
Surfachem sets up regional subsidiary Surfachem Polska
Surfachem appointed as UK & Ireland distributor by Evonik
Surfachem & SampleRite join 2M Holdings
Surfachem appointed as UK & Ireland distributor by Lubrizol, formally Noveon / BF Goodrich
Surfachem appointed as UK & Ireland distributor by Shell Chemicals
Surfachem appointed as UK & Ireland distributor by Stepan, formally Manro
Surfachem establishes SampleRite as an independent sample service provider
Surfachem distribution centre opens in Elland, Yorkshire