Welcome

We are fast becoming a world leader in speciality chemicals. Twice winner of the Queens Award for Export, Stephenson Group Ltd now distributes to customers worldwide. From the research and manufacturing facility in, Leeds, North of England, the company's expertise embraces world-class products for a range of industries

100 Years of Technical Expertise

arrow - down

stephenson group

Soap making since 1856. We’ve certainly evolved with the times but not everything’s changed. We're still a family business, now fifth generation and we’re still devoted to developing quality technical products. It is our commitment to top grade materials that’s helped us stay successful all these years.

Twice winner of the Queens Award for Export, Stephenson Group Ltd now distributes speciality chemicals to customers worldwide. From the research and manufacturing facility in Leeds, North of England, the company's expertise embraces world-class products for a range of industries.

“We're still a family business, now fifth generation and we’re still devoted to developing quality technical products for a range of industrial applications. It is our commitment to top grade materials that’s helped us stay successful all these years”

Creative Chemistry

Supported by years of technical expertise, Stephenson Group combines innovation with a flexible approach to deliver tailor made, cost effective, solutions for a variety of specific applications and industries. You can browse our activities and divisions below.

Alkon Solutions

A blend of experience in soap manufacture and creative chemistry gives Stephenson Alkon Solutions a unique position in the market and the ability to respond rapidly to market trends and customer demands.

Liquids

Liquids

Dispersions

Dispersions

Powders

Powders

Stephenson Alkon products are specifically used as Release Agents, Anti-Tacks also known as Slab Dips. Our products are utilised in a range of applications such as Tires (PCR) Truck, Earth Moving Tires, Motorcycle, Aviation through to Rubber Hoses and other technical grades of rubber polymers such as EPDM.

With advanced laboratories Stephenson Alkon Solutions offer a full support program, with research and development focusing on new technology, industrial chemical processes and innovation within the Polymer and Rubber industry.

Alkon Site

Personal Care

Stephenson Personal Care is now one of the world’s leading suppliers of speciality soap bases for the personal care industry.

Liquids

Extruded

Melt and Pour

Melt & Pour

Liquids

Liquids

Stephenson Personal Care offers a wide variety of product formulations such as, Melt and Pour soap base, Extrudable Soap Noodles, and Liquid Soap bases. Product Certifications include, Soil Association Organic, USDA NOP, Ecocert, Vegan, RSPO Sustainable Palm, and Fairtrade.

A blend of experience in soap manufacture, and creative chemistry gives Stephenson Personal Care a unique position in the market, and the ability to respond rapidly to market trends and customer demands.

Personal Care Site

Textiles

From raw fibre to finished product – Stephenson Speciality Chemicals produces and supplies speciality chemicals to improve and aid the processing of wool, cashmere, and other natural and synthetic fibres.

Liquids

Liquids

Dispersions

Dispersions

Powders

Powders

The division sets the standard for product innovation and customer service along with a diverse range of speciality chemicals for the Textile industry.

Stephenson Group now has a network of established agents distributing and representing the Textile product range worldwide with full support in sales, technical and product development from the headquarters in Leeds, UK.

Textiles Site

Innovation

Sustain 2500 is a processing aid used to control carbonation during the filling process in Carbonated Drink manufacturing, made using globally patented technology.

Foam Reduction

Foam Reduction

Carbon Reduction

Carbon Reduction

Increased Production

Increased Production

Innovation along with Research and Development is at the heart of Stephenson Group’s growth; this is the core of our business. Our future depends on our ability to adapt and develop quickly to answer trends and meet demands faster than our competitors.

With advanced laboratories Stephenson Alkon Solutions offer a full support program, with research and development focusing on new technology, industrial chemical processes and innovation within the Polymer and Rubber industry.

Innovation Site

Contact Us

Stephenson Group is now one of the world’s leading suppliers of speciality ingredients. Supported by years of technical expertise, we combine innovation with a flexible approach to deliver tailor made, cost effective, solutions for various specific applications. Contact us for further information on our product range & capability.

Please take a minute to complete the form below and one of our team will be in touch as soon as possible.

Area of interest

...or email info@stephensongroup.co.uk