History

The story of URSA CHEMIE

Since its founding in 1970, URSA CHEMIE has used its knowledge to successfully and sustainably increase value for all those interested and involved in the company. This philosophy, which we extend to our clients and suppliers as well as our employees and the general public, has shaped the successful development of the company.

1973 in Lahnstein
The new building in 1992 at the current location in Montabaur
Today

Milestones

1970

Founding of the company by ZSCHIMMER & SCHWARZ in Lahnstein and URSAPHARM in Saarbrücken for the manufacture of pharmaceutical raw materials; three employees at the first company premises in Lahnstein.

1975

Primarily production of chemical and cosmetic raw materials and intermediary products; manufacture of chemical products in contract manufacture

1992

Relocation to new premises at the present location in Montabaur, Am Alten Galgen

1994

Quality Assurance certification in accordance with DIN ISO 9001

1997

Quality Assurance certification in accordance with DIN ISO 14001 and EMAS-tested environmental management

2002

Professional association audit “Chemical companies - Systematic Safety”

2003

Acquisition of a second location in Montabaur, the Logistics Centre in Staudter Straße

2005

Commissioning of new production facilities for cosmetic products under GMP conditions

2008

New professional association audit “Chemical companies - Systematic Safety”

2010

Certification of GMP production

2012

Modernization of all production facilities on an IT-supported process control system

2015

Certification according to TFS (Together for sustainability)

Today

Contract manufacturing of chemical and cosmetic BULK products and special goods; 50 employees with in-house apprenticeships through 5 apprenticeship programmes