Announcing the 2021 winners

Announcing the 2021 winners

Chemicals Northwest Awards 2021 - Announcing our winners.

The eleventh Annual Chemicals Northwest Awards were delivered virtually on the 25th March 2021.  It was different from previous events, of course, but how could we not grasp the opportunity to celebrate the achievements of our vibrant chemical industry.

Whether your company survived or thrived through the global pandemic Chemicals Northwest were delighted to recognise the excellence of all shortlisted companies.  Award winners and highly commended are listed below and are fully deserving of their success. The interactive awards ceremony was hosted by Reverend Richard Coles and we thank him for his humour and versatility.   Chemicals Northwest received an impressive number of award submissions in 2021 in terms of volume and quality.   

The hard work and dedication of the those who work in the chemical sector and in its extended supply chain has shown what a dynamic and diverse sector we are all proud to work in.

The complete list of winners are as follows…

Engineering firm of the year Award 2021 – sponsored by Chemicals Northwest

Winner - Projex Solutions Limited


Manufacturing Company of the Year Award 2021 - sponsored by PM PROjEN

Winner - 2M Group of Companies

Highly Commended - Libra Speciality Chemicals Limited


Health and Safety Award 2021 – sponsored by Livent

Winner - Dron and Dickson


Sustainability Award 2021 – sponsored by INOVYN

Winner - MOF Technologies Limited

Highly Commended - ABB


Operational Excellence Award 2021 – sponsored by CF Fertilisers UK Limited

Winner - 2M Group of Companies


International Trade Award 2021 – supported by Department for International Trade

Winner - Libra Speciality Chemicals Limited


Innovation Award 2021 – sponsored by SLR Consulting Limited

Winner - Bitrez Limited


Young Talent in the Chemical Industry Award 2021 – sponsored by SRG

Winner - Anna Holroyd – Libra Speciality Chemicals Limited

Highly Commended - Henry Truman – GlaxoSmithKline

Highly Commended - Jacob Wylde – Libra Speciality Chemicals Limited


Charity of the Year Award 2021 – sponsored by Valtris Specialty Chemicals

Winner - Catalyst Science Discovery Centre and Museum – The MindLab Project

Highly Commended - Chemistry with Cabbage


Supplier to the Chemical Industry Award 2021 – sponsored by the Chemical Industries Association

Winner – SLR Consulting Limited

Highly Commended – Actikem Limited


We are looking forward to coming back bigger and better than ever for 2022 and look forward to hopefully seeing you all in Manchester in March 2022.