Posts by Dan Wiggins

Dan Wiggins

Dan Wiggins

Working as a web designer for the best part of two years around Merseyside, Dan joined ReAgent's marketing team in June 2015 as Marketing Assistant. Now working as SEO Manager, Dan overlooks all activity on ReAgent's UK and European websites, as well as having an input on all marketing activities within the company.

The Science Blog

Science and chemical manufacturing resources

Be Wary of Companies Pretending to be ReAgent

Dan Wiggins

12th January 2018


Beware of Companies Pretending to be ReAgent

It has recently come to our attention that someone else is using our good name and pretending to be ReAgent. We have seen a number of poorly worded emails which were sent under the pretence of being ourselves. The emails should be easy to spot because they are essentially requests for money. While this… Continue reading »

ReAgent Attends BuildShow 2017

Dan Wiggins

27th October 2017


Build Show 2017

ReAgent recently attended Build Show 2017 as part of UK Construction Week. The event took place over 3 days at the NEC in Birmingham. The event proved to be a fruitful venture for our sales team at ReAgent. Teaming up with John Stafford, managing director of Resiply was Gary Walsh, sales manager &… Continue reading »

ReAgent Prepares for Transition to ISO 9001:2015

Dan Wiggins

19th October 2017


ISO 9001:2015

Here at ReAgent, quality is a value we hold extremely high. For this reason, we are entering the transition process  from one of our current systems, ISO 9001:2008, to ISO 9001:2015. What is the ISO? ISO, or the International Standards Organisation, is a quality management organisation used worldwide. They develop regulatory and management… Continue reading »

ReAgent Looks Ahead to Build Show 2017

Dan Wiggins

4th October 2017


Build Show Crowd

The Event As we mentioned way back in April, ReAgent will be attending the Build Show 2017 between 10-12 October as part of UK Build Week. The event promises to be a storm, welcoming over 30,000 trade visitors and 650 trade exhibitors to the NEC in Birmingham. Lucky as we are, we got ourselves weekend… Continue reading »

ReAgent moves closer to ISO 13485

Dan Wiggins

29th September 2017


ReAgent Moves Towards ISO 13485

Back in march we wrote a blog discussing our aspirations to obtain the ISO 13485: Medical Devices standard. The tasking process behind obtaining this is testament to the effort we put in to our systems management and quality policy. What is ISO 13485:Medical Devices? ISO 13485 specifies standards and requirements for a quality… Continue reading »

ReAgent Updates Training Matrix

Dan Wiggins

22nd September 2017


Dean – Forklift

As a successful chemical manufacturing business spanning 40 years, we employ a number of practices to ensure that our employees are well trained in order to correctly carry out their daily jobs. Reagent uses a systematic programme to train employees which is integrated into the general management systems of the company. Training is… Continue reading »

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At The Science Blog, we write about the latest from the world of science, chemistry, and chemical manufacturing. From the chemicals in drugs, to the science behind a soda can, to what the chemical industry can do to support sustainability, you’ll find all the resources you need to sate (and pique!) your curiosity about science. 

If you’re interested in a career in science or chemistry, you can also use The Science Blog to find all the information you need on chemical careers. Whether you want to learn how you can pursue your dream job, or simply want to know what skills you need to pursue a STEM career, The Science Blog empowers you with the knowledge you need to begin your journey. 

If you’re part of the chemical manufacturing industry, or want to learn more about it, The Science Blog also features a range of articles that focus on exactly that. Maybe you want to know how you can make your chemical manufacturing facility more eco-friendly, or uncover the benefits of cleanroom contract packing. You can even access comprehensive guides and download them as PDFs for absolutely free, such as our Complete Guide to Contract Manufacturing.

And for all of you chemistry buffs out there, The Science Blog lets you delve deeper into complex topics like aldehydes, ketones, HEPES buffer, and diagnostic reagents. Discussing the molecular structures and uses of different chemicals, we help you better understand the inner workings of common substances used in science. No matter what aspect of chemistry you’re interested in, The Science Blog has it all!