Since its Australian launch in 1994, Hasten has been cross-labelled on 33 leading pesticide brands, the latest being grass herbicide, Platinum360®, launched by Adama recently.
The pioneering adjuvant brand has become a genuine home-grown success story for Melbourne-based Vicchem, due to growing popularity among suppliers, resellers, agronomists and growers. Read more......
For robust results from summer knockdown herbicides – namely glyphosate – resellers and agronomists should ensure farmer clients choose the right chemistry for the water hardness....read more
New adjuvant for knockdown herbicides. Excellent wetting and spreading, enhanced penetration, suitable for hard water.
The Victorian Chemical Company (Vicchem) was incorporated in 1933 and is a specialist manufacturer and global marketer of agricultural and industrial chemical products that is based in Melbourne, Australia.
We provide our customers with friendly, professional service and reliable, high performance products that have been manufactured according to an accredited quality management system ISO 9001:2015.
Vegetable oils are used widely in our manufacture, with the resulting products being typically non-hazardous to both end user and the environment.
Vicchem has a well-equipped laboratory that is used in formulation development and quality control testing.
Our agricultural products include spray adjuvants, wetting agents, soil adjuvants, an organic insecticide, a growth regulator and bloat control products. Applications include broadacre cropping, horticulture, cotton and pastoral.
Vicchem has strong business relationships with all key Australian distributors of agricultural products and works with industry partners and customers in North and South America, Europe, Asia, The Middle East and Africa.
Our Industrial product range includes concrete mould release agents, truck slip products, asphalt adhesion agents, various esters of canola oil for use as formulating intermediates, and degreasers.
We look forward to continuing to serve our customers and welcome further opportunities to work together.