Neogen acquires U.K.-based Quat-Chem
Neogen has acquired United Kingdom-based Quat-Chem, a chemical company specializing in the development, manufacture and sale of agricultural, industrial, and food processing biocidal hygiene products, including cleaners and disinfectants. Terms of the current agreement were not disclosed. Quat-Chem Ltd. is a 20-year-old private company that manufactures a full line of complete disinfectant and cleaner products for dairy hygiene and poultry and swine biosecurity applications. Quat-Chem's annual revenues are approximately $12M. Quat-Chem is headquartered in an accredited, recently expanded facility in Rochdale, England, near Manchester, and its operations will be managed by Neogen's Scotland-based Neogen Europe subsidiary.