Contract Manufacturing

Contract Manufacturing is a desirable way to bring your product to market quickly and efficiently if you need more capacity, flexibility, capabilities and technical expertise.

FUJIFILM Hunt Chemicals offers a highly competent and reliable resource for contract manufacturing. Staffed by many experienced and qualified PhD. Chemists, Process Engineers and Production Technicians, we assist and guide you through each step of the process to develop and manufacture the finest quality liquid and dry chemicals. Based in state-of-the-art plants and laboratories, our research, development, and production capabilities enable you to obtain a full range of services from a single source. As a wholly-owned subsidiary of FUJIFILM, we’re part of a multi-national and financially stable corporate family with global reach and resources to deliver solutions worldwide.

Adaptability

Our equipment can be quickly configured to meet a wide range of needs, and we can work with customers to obtain specialized equipment as needed. Chemicals are manufactured under agreements ranging from toll conversion to complete manufacturing responsibility.

New chemistries are welcomed and entire new processes have been put in place in less than three weeks.

Flexible Pricing

Pricing can be arranged per pound, liter, gallon, unit, per diem or by contract agreement.

Cooperative Amortization

New capital can be amortized using a variety of creative approaches.

New Product Development

We are a division of a multi-national technology leader that spends over $2.5 billion annually on Research and Development. This focus on R&D provides a strong foundation for your new product development projects.

Our Process Development and Scale-Up Laboratories are staffed with experienced personnel who are eager to assist in the commercialization of new products or the improvement of existing ones.

Experienced operators, all schooled in ISO9001: 2000 and ISO14001 requirements, enable FUJIFILM Hunt Chemicals to offer its customers the highest quality and most consistent service available in the industry.

FUJIFILM Hunt Chemicals can offer field testing, customized packaging development and MSDS/HMIS services.

Our vast experience in developing and commercializing Industrial, Commercial and Consumer chemical products can now be used to your advantage in Contract Manufacturing.

We present a wide range of manufacturing capabilities within our 196,000 ft2 building area and offer a turnkey solution to your manufacturing and packaging needs. Our packaging capabilities include 13 lines with filling capacities from 40 ml to 10 liter, cube container, drum, tote, tank wagon and railcar filling capability.

FUJIFILM Hunt Chemicals is proud to be ISO 9001:2008 Certified as of October 1995, ISO 14001 Certified as of September 1997 and an EPA National Performance Member.

Logistics

Our experience and highly competitive rates in domestic and global logistics eliminate the unexpected costs and frustrations that can inhibit timely delivery of your contract manufactured products.

Automatic Data Collection via handheld barcode scanning is utilized for efficient and traceable inventory management.

Electronic Data Interchange

We currently support both EDI X12 and EDIFACT standards. Our transmissions are sent/received through a VAN. The types of transactions currently supported are Orders, Advance Ship Notices (ASN), and Invoices.

Procurement

Fujifilm has more than 200,000 chemical compounds available internally and from global suppliers. With annual sales of over $28 billion our purchasing power allows us to offer you attractive raw material prices and a stable supply. Our chemical blending and packaging plant has both rail and tank wagon access that allows us to obtain best-in-class raw material pricing for your contract manufacturing needs.

FUJIFILM Hunt Chemicals is vertically integrated through our state-of-the-art Fine Chemical plant that offers chemical synthesis. A variety of products have been produced that fall into the following general categories:

  • Antioxidants
  • Ultraviolet Stabilizers
  • Rubber and Plastic Additives
  • Antifouling and Foulant Release Coatings
  • Agricultural Chemicals
  • Sealants
  • Specialty Acids
  • Silicone Emulsions
  • Engineering Resin Monomers
  • Chemical Intermediates
  • Photographic Couplers

Quality Control and Assurance

We take Quality Control and Assurance to the highest level with state of the art analytical laboratories staffed by experienced and dedicated scientists.

Type of work performed:

  • Raw material inspection.
  • In-process sample adjustments.
  • Finished product analysis.
  • Minor product formulation.
  • Statistical Quality Control. (SQC)

Protocols:

  • ISO 9001:2000 & ISO14001 certified.
  • Document controlled testing protocols, SOP’s and product specifications.
  • ANSI methods for raw material testing.
  • Traceable reference standards for instrument calibration and reagent standardizations.
  • Product and raw material lot retention program.

Testing capability:

  • Wet methods: Acid/Base, potentiometric titrations, physical measurements.
  • Instrumentation: GC, HPLC, FTIR, Surface Tension, Conductivity, Specific Gravity, Particle Size, pH, % Moisture/Solids, Turbidity, Colorimetric, UV-Vis, Flash Point.

Evaluation capability:

  • Documented protocols for raw material and new formula evaluations.
  • Functional testing, including photo testing.
  • Shelf-life / stability testing.