Sustainable Chemical Solutions

With manufacturing and distribution plants located in Richards Bay, Pietermaritzburg and Gauteng, RICHBAY Chemicals offer a wide range of Cleaning, Maintenance, as well as Water Treatment Chemicals.

Who We Are

Richbay Chemicals (Pty) Ltd is a long established industry leader in speciality chemical products in South Africa, and is a major exporter of Hydrochloric Acid and Sulphuric Acid in packed form.

Our History

Since the company was founded in 1984 by Johann Klopper, this family owned and run business has grown from it's humble beginnings in Richards Bay into one of the leading chemical manufacturing companies in Southern Africa.

Our Vision

Striving to maintain a responsive, flexible service offering, with short lead times, quick turnaround, exceptional technical capability, and reliable on-time delivery nationally and internationally.

Company Values

We base our company values on integrity, on doing what is right rather than what is expedient. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in order to exalt the Word of God.

Product Range

Specialty Raw Materials Water Purification

Speciality Raw Materials

Richbay Chemicals manufacture a wide range of speciality raw materials for use in water purification applications. These products are supplied to the local market as well as for the export market, in both bulk or prepackaged to customer requirements.


Specialty House and Industrial chemicals Richbay Chemicals

Speciality House and Industrial Chemicals

Our product range includes chemicals used in the Food Industry, General Industrial Cleaner and Degreasers, as well as Speciality Cleaners tailor-made for specific industries.


Environmentally Friendly Chemicals Richbay Chemicals

Environmentally Friendly Chemicals

As part of our environmental impact responsibility we have added a range of green chemicals into everyday products. Our high quality range of eco-friendly cleaners and degreasers are applicable for a wide and varied range of end use applications.


Customer Satisfaction

We would love to hear from you, one of our skilled consultants are ready to take your call.

Distribution Centers

We have Chemical Plants & Distribution Centers in Richards Bay, Pietermaritzburg and Gauteng

Richards Bay