The Macco Organiques s.r.o. Czech plant has been operating since the early 1970’s (albeit under different ownership) and during this time not only experienced exceptional commercial growth but introduced new and innovative products into the market. In 2004 Macco Organiques Inc Canada, acquired the entire Czech production plant thereby creating a truly multinational, multicultural, multifaceted company well equipped for long term sustainability and development.
Along the way there have been several landmark events that further evidence the strong foundations on which Macco Organiques s.r.o. is built, indeed some employees and associates have been with us all the way, testament to how we value our people.
The Bruntal Plant - Landmark Events:
1976: The production plant was established for the treatment of Cu-Pb-Zn concentrate to produce Zinc salts.
1990: Production of Tungsten compounds commenced.
1991: Production extended to pharmaceutical grade Magnesium Chloride Hexahydrate.
1996: Production extended to pharmaceutical grade Calcium Chloride Dihydrate.
1999: Production of special Magnesium compounds commenced and the Bruntal plant was awarded
ISO 9002 certification.
2000: The Bruntal plant was awarded ISO 9001 and GMP certification and the company became
an integral part of the Osram group.
2004: Acquirement of Fine Chemicals division of Osram Bruntal by the Canadian company Macco Organiques.
2008: CoS/CEP certificates obtained for Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride.
2010: Build-up of a new multipurpose line for production of other sulphates and chlorides.
2012: Certification FSSC 22000