Established in 1967 as a supplier of farm detergent products to Irish dairy farmers, Carbon Group has evolved to become a dynamic business with a global outlook. Today, we supply essential products, materials and ingredients to the pharma, bio-pharma, medical device, cosmetic, agri-food, beverage and other industries, serving local SMEs and Multinationals.
Brian Walsh, MD, Carbon Group
Over the Years
Carbon founded in Ovens, Co. Cork.
Began manufacturing and supplying farm detergents and industrial chemicals
Introduced a food ingredients division
Moved to a 10 acre facility in Ringaskiddy
Set up Pharmaceutical Chemicals Division and gained ISO certification
Aquired Auxiliary Chemicals and introduced a Paint Division
Acquisition of Preference Chemicals in Cork
Entered the Irish Salt Market
Entered the UK Food Ingredients Market
New solvent drumming facility
Acquisition of MB Distribution in Dublin.
Invested in a new foodgrade blending facility
Introduced Microsoft Nav ERP System
Consolidation of the Paint Division.
Seveso site designation.
Significant and continued investment in Quality, Environmental and Health and Safety infrastructure and teams.
Upgrade of Microsoft Nav 365 System to Microsoft 365 Business Central System
The company chose to upgrade its business management system from the on premise Microsoft Nav 365 system to Microsoft 365 Business Central system hosted on the Microsoft Azure cloud, this upgrade allows the company to take advantage of the highest security levels offered by the Microsoft Azure cloud.