Established in 1964, Fernox is a leading manufacturer of water treatment chemical products, central heating system filters, plumbing consumables and diagnostic testing services.  Fernox has pioneered the development of energy efficient products both for traditional and renewable technology in domestic and commercial applications. The company is committed to a progressive Research and Development programme and has invested in an extensive in-house R&D team of scientists based in the UK, US and India.

Its operating headquarters are located in Woking, UK with manufacturing facilities across Europe and offices in France, Germany, Italy, Belgium, Netherlands, Hungary,  People’s Republic of China and the US, with plans to expand further into Eastern Europe and Asia.

In December 2015, Fernox was acquired by Platform Specialty Products (PSP) a global diversified producer of high technology specialty products and a provider of technical services. As part of PSP, Fernox operates as a subsidiary business of MacDermid Performance Solutions Group. 

Fernox Timeline

 
Fernox is founded by Mr Peter Muetzel

1964

Fernox is founded by Mr Peter Muetzel

1964
 
Fernox promoted through plumber’s merchants

1971

Fernox promoted through plumber’s merchants

1971
 
MB-1 Inhibitor first introduced

1973

MB-1 Inhibitor first introduced

1973
 
SQUID – the first flushing machine for domestic heating systems

1987

SQUID – the first flushing machine for domestic heating systems

1987
 
The first postal water testing service

2000

The first postal water testing service

2000
 
MK1 Powerflow Flushing Pump hits the shelves

2002

MK1 Powerflow Flushing Pump hits the shelves

2002
 
The Fernox Academy opens, offering training and conference facilities

2007

The Fernox Academy opens, offering training and conference facilities

2007
 
Express range – ultra concentrated aerosol product range

2008

Express range – ultra concentrated aerosol product range

2008
 
Fernox TF1 Total Filter is launched

2009

Fernox TF1 Total Filter is launched

2009
 
Fernox Installer’s Club is launched

2010

Fernox Installer’s Club is launched

2010
 
Fernox TF1 Compact is launched

2012

Fernox TF1 Compact is launched

2012
 
Fernox e-learning Academy goes live

2013

Fernox e-learning Academy goes live

2013
 
New commercial range is developed – TF1 Delta Filter & chemicals

2014

New commercial range is developed – TF1 Delta Filter & chemicals

2014
 
Groundbreaking Filter Fluid+ Protector and the Fernox 360° Clean are developed

2015

Groundbreaking Filter Fluid+ Protector and the Fernox 360° Clean are developed

2015
 
The Fernox TF1 Omega Filter and new and improved scale reducer range is launched

2016

The Fernox TF1 Omega Filter and new and improved scale reducer range is launched

2016