Coventry Chemicals Limited (trading as Mirius)


Coventry Chemicals T/A Mirius
Woodhams Road, Siskin Drive, Coventry,
England CV3 4FX

Contact Details

T: +44 (0)2476 639739
UK enquiries:
International enquiries:
Twitter: miriuscoventryuk
LinkedIn: @coventrychemic1 mirius

Winners Of

  • 2021 International Trade

Coventry Chemicals is honoured and proud to be the recipient of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade in recognition of its outstanding growth in overseas sales. This award has been the result of accumulated efforts over many years to build internationally recognised and trusted brands supplied to its highly valued and strategic international customers and distributors.
Coventry Chemicals, also trading as Mirius, is recognised globally for its Omnicide range of broadspectrum disinfectants for use in animal healthcare,
its Hycolin antiviral and Vital Fresh retail brands, and its Hycolin Professional range in the B2B/industrial cleaning sector.
Steve Quinlan, CEO, says: “The Queen’s Award is the most prestigious business award the UK bestows, and it is a great honour that Coventry Chemicals has been considered a worthy recipient. I want to acknowledge the tremendous collective efforts of the entire team at Mirius over many years who have made this possible.
As a British manufacturer we are especially proud to be a recipient of the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade, recognising our incredible growth in global markets.
At Mirius, we have been committed to offering effective cleaning and hygiene solutions across retail, professional and animal biosecurity for over 50 years. Currently supplying products to more than 80 countries we look forward to continuing to expand our brands and developing more high quality products for our customers across the globe in the future.”
Market-leading ranges Coventry Chemicals was founded in 1963 and is a market leader in the manufacture and supply of biocides, cleaning liquids, powders, tablets and antiviral hygiene products into the retail, professional (B2B) and animal healthcare sectors.
In addition to its respected brands, Mirius is also proud to partner with leading export customers and international distributors to produce and supply high quality own label products.
Mirius operates from its purpose built 6,000sqm facility in Coventry where manufacturing excellence and industry leading capability are of paramount importance. The plant utilises in-line blending, automated precision filling, capping, labelling and packaging equipment to ensure consistently high quality products.
Mirius works to the highest standards and accreditations, including ISO 90001 and 14001, as well as the ISO 22716 accreditation for Good Manufacturing Practice. It is certified Grade A by the British Retail Consortium.
Mirius is also aware of its societal and environmental responsibilities, proactively taking an industry-leading role in the use of both rPET and recyclable plastic packaging. The business is SMETA compliant and RSPO certified.
Team effort
Darren Langdon, Managing Director, adds: “The achievement of winning a Queen’s Award is recognition of our local, national and international supply partners, our highly capable, hard working and dedicated colleagues at Mirius, and our strategic international customers and distributors. It’s a great team, and a great team effort.
We are incredibly energised to build on this most prestigious award to achieve ever greater international reach and collaborations.”