About Us

The owners of Byre Chemicals have a combined knowledge of manufacturing, sales and marketing, which spans over forty-five years. The companies skill, expertise and consistency of manufacturing quality products produced in South Australia, which enables the product to do the job that they are designed to do.

The principles have come together to build a new foundation for growth, innovation and leadership in the cleaning and hygiene industry. At Byre Chemicals, we know that establishing and maintaining cleaning standards across all of your locations is important to keep customers coming back.

Call us today on (08) 8350 9228 or email us at info@byrechemicals.com.au to talk about all of your chemical needs.

We perform as well as our products.



Ian Aitken

Sales Director

Ian’s marketing and sales knowledge allowed him to develop his packaging company in Western Australia before moving to South Australia in 1968.



Nick Retsas

Manufacture Director

Nick has been associated with the chemical industry for over 40 years. As the formulating chemist of the organisation, his experience allows us to offer a diversified range of chemicals to suit most applications. All products offered are based on high quality formulations at a cost effective price.




Our History

A history of Byre Chemicals.

Byre Chemicals is an independent, private, family owned and run company. Established in 2001 the directors, Nick Retsas and Ian Aitken both have fifty two years of manufacture, sales and marketing experience.

It has always been the company’s philosophy to provide the best quality cleaning and hygiene products, together with the best possible service for our customers.

Quality products, first class service and competitive pricing is the corner stone of Byre Chemicals.

At Byre Chemicals we manufacture an extensive range of products, constantly introducing new products, formulated for a wide range of industry sectors.