Biocel Ltd. was founded by Dr Karl McCarthy in 1966. We are one of Irelands leading chemical manufacturers and suppliers of high quality, cost-effective and specialist formulations to industry. We develop biochemical and chemical process aids and additives for a variety of Irish industries, including Brewing and Beverage, Dairying, Food Production, Laundering, Construction, Water Treatment, Pharmaceutical and the Public Sector.
It’s time to set new goals and succeed in the post-pandemic world. At Biocel we provide a wide range of Hand sanitisers and detergents that keep you safe.
It is the policy of Biocel Ltd. to produce and supply products to the highest quality standard while minimizing adverse environmental effects.
Having been involved in a range of industries since 1966 we constantly strive to evolve, so that we can harness the best solutions for your benefit.
Awards & Accreditations
Biocel has been awarded ISO:900, an internationally recognised quality management system (QMS) standard. Find out more about our policies here.
Dr Karl McCarthy Prize
In recognition of our founder the late Dr Karl McCarthy’s contribution to the development of the Irish Processing industry. Click here for more details
Chemical detergents for the modern dairy farmer, suitable for use in manual & automatic systems. We are working with nature for a better future.
Industries We Serve
Bespoke Chemical Formulations
We excel in bespoke chemicals and product development. Our research and development scientists are highly experienced in the formulation of chemical solutions and products to meet our customer’s specific requirements. Our R&D facilities here in Cork allow us to develop products to individual customer specifications.
Latest Industry News
Congratulations To Ms Elle Roche The Karl McCarthy Memorial Prize 2019 was presented to Ms Elle Roche at The School of Nutritional Sciences Awards Ceremony held at The Devere Hall U.C.C. This event recognises and celebrates the achievements of students and staff...
The company is recruiting a chemist to conduct work in its development laboratory servicing the agri-food and I&I sectors. A good understanding of chemistry pertaining to cleaning, descaling and disinfection is required. Responding to the Technical...