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What Chemicals Can Be Found In Fruit?

Kate Onissiphorou

7th December 2022

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Fruit can contain naturally-occurring chemicals, such as rutin and glycine, as well as artificial chemicals like ethephon chloroethyl phosphonic acid and calcium carbide. From a biological perspective, the main function of fruit is to protect and disperse the seeds of flowering plants. Since most fruits are edible, the animals that eat them help… Continue reading »

Watch Our Industries Video

Kate Onissiphorou

2nd December 2022

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ReAgent Industries Video

Whether you need chemical repacking, contract manufacturing, or any chemical industrial services, ReAgent can help. From automotive and aviation to agriculture and life sciences, we supply and manufacture chemicals for a wide range of industries. Watch this video to discover which key industries we work with.  What is the ‘Industries’ video about? In… Continue reading »

The ISO 9001 Audit Process Explained

Kate Onissiphorou

30th November 2022

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An ISO 9001 audit is a process that measures whether an organisation has the basic qualifications required to be certified under ISO’s quality management standards (QMS). As the name suggests, the ISO 9001 audit process primarily focuses on examining an organisation’s management-related records. This might include: Policy memoranda Official communications Processes Protocols Monitoring… Continue reading »

Why Should Your Business Use ISO 9001?

Kate Onissiphorou

23rd November 2022

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The ISO 9001 standard helps businesses improve their quality management systems and gain international credibility.  What’s more, organisations that comply with ISO 9001 have a distinct advantage over their competitors, which can make it easier for them to attract and retain new business. Read on to learn more about who should apply for… Continue reading »

Chemicals Used In The Agriculture Industry

Kate Onissiphorou

16th November 2022

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From the organic chemicals found in animal dung to mass-produced inorganic pesticides, chemicals play an important role in the agricultural industry. The two main categories of chemicals used in crop agriculture are: Fertilisers  Pesticides, including insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides Livestock raising, which is another key part of the agriculture sector, uses other types… Continue reading »

What Are The 7 Principles Of ISO 9001?

Kate Onissiphorou

9th November 2022

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The seven principles of ISO 9001 are the foundation of establishing a quality management system (QMS) for your organisation. Created by ISO’s committee of experts, the key principles are: People engagement Customer focus Leadership Process approach Improvement Evidence-based decision making Relationship management These seven principles are designed to help you manage your organisation… Continue reading »

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