For over 70 years, Australian family-owned Kendon has been a quiet achiever in the agrichemicals and horticulture chemicals industries.
Kendon has an important role in society because we help growers protect and enhance their crops.
We have a range of products to protect and enhance your produce: fertilisers, growth regulants, plant hormones, insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, wetters and disinfectants.
Many of Kendon’s products are household names across three generations, including the original Triforine fungicide, natural insecticide Pyrethrum, Liquid Manure and of course, High K.
Kendon formulates and manufactures agriculture and horticulture chemical products from its manufacturing site in Alphington, Melbourne.
We import our active ingredients from leading international companies. We use pharmaceutical grade mixing tanks.
Kendon has a well equipped laboratory with the latest laboratory equipment to ensure our products comply with our label statements.
Happy banana growers from tropical Queensland to grape and potato growers of Southern and Western Australia and Tasmania purchase a wide range of Kendon products to protect and enhance their crops.
For the past 70 years, Kendon have been approved to handle dangerous goods and are a highly skilled and trusted partner to a diverse range of manufacturers seeking our services.
We formulate industrial chemicals using hydrofluoric acid and other reagents. In addition, we synthesise a range of electroplating chemicals and pre-painting metal etchants. Customers include major car, beverage and other industrial manufacturers.
As a bit of history, did you know that from the ‘50s, Kendon was the first company in Australia to make “permanent wave” kits and depilatory wax available to the ladies of Australia wanting to manage and enhance their beauty from home.
Kendon solves problems for other manufacturers.
We have specialised equipment to mill, sieve and repackage a range of bulk powders for customers, for example product that may have gone hard. We also repackage powders into sizes from 250g to 1 tonne.
We also offer a service where we decant agchem liquids into smaller or larger containers for customers depending on their requirements.