Established in 1970, Omega Chemicals is a 100% Australian owned and operated
Company specialising in the manufacture and distribution of industrial
The Company's first manufacturing site was built in Brooklyn, Melbourne
producing Aluminium Sulphate (Alum) for the pulp & paper and water & wastewater
treatment industries. The Brooklyn plant still operates today and continues to
service many of its original customers among a significantly increased client
Since it's inception the Company has expanded throughout the eastern states of
Australia, increasing the number of manufacturing sites to five including the
completion of it's state-of-the-art Chlor-Alkali plant in Laverton which
incorporates Omega Chemicals' Customer Service Centre.
The business has grown to include the manufacture and supply of Ferric Sulphate
(Megaclear 12), Polyaluminium Chloride (Megapac 10), Aluminium Chlorohydrate (Megapac
23), Ferric Chloride, Sodium Hypochlorite (MegaCHLOR), Hydrochloric Acid and Liquid Caustic Soda
as well as custom blends of these. Today Omega Chemicals has the largest manufacturing
capacity for the production of Alum and Aluminium Chlorohydrate in Australia.
Omega Chemicals has gradually diversified its product range and business
activities in line with its ongoing objective for Company growth and customer
requirements. The Company is now catering to the needs of the value-added
sector, providing a range of formulations, blends and packaging options to meet
the specific needs of individual customers.
The expanded range of water & wastewater treatment chemicals ensures a wider
choice of quality products for Omega Chemicals customers, many of whom are
responsible for providing water fit for public consumption.
Omega Chemicals supplies both the Australian and export markets, servicing customers in many industries including water and wastewater treatment, pulp & paper, tanning, cosmetics, mining and power generation industries.