George S Coyne Chemical Co Inc.


The company founded by George S. Coyne in 1868 that was incorporated in 1920 in the state of Delaware. The George S. Coyne Chemical Co., Inc. is a diversified distributor of chemicals and chemical services. Chemicals are purchased nationwide from over 100 manufacturers and suppliers and distributed primarily throughout the Northeastern U.S. to a large range of municipal, industrial and consumer markets.

The company traces its roots to a company. At the time of its founding, the company imported dyestuffs and other chemicals from England and Germany. The manufactured and imported chemicals were brought into Philadelphia by boat and were carried by horse and wagon to a warehouse on Front Street about Market. These chemicals were sold to a variety of business establishments, such as the textile industry, leather tanners, chandlers, ship and platers. The company office is located at Church Street, between Front and Second Streets, near Christ Church in the Ââ€Ã‹Ã…“Old CityÂâ€Ã¢„¢ section of Philadelphia.

The company is became the first full line chemical distributor to receive ISO9002 certification from Underwriters Laboratories, Inc in 1993. This certification, when coupled with their completely dedicated and commitment to the National Association of Chemical Distributors Responsible Distribution Process establishes the framework for continuous improvement and for accomplishing their goal as stated in their  Quality Assurance Statement to Package, Receive, Store, and Ship Product and Services Which Meet their Customers' Requirements. They continue to provide the high quality of customer service on which their status has been built.

The company is able to provide in excess of 2,400 pharmaceutical products used in the production of industrial products including food, fragrances, flavors and cosmetics. Coyne is the most complete and experienced source for all of customer chemical needs, both domestically and internationally. The companyÂâ€Ã¢„¢s combined multiple warehouse capacities of over 200,000 square feet provide ample room for their multi-million-dollar inventory, assuring timely delivery of customer orders and the flexibility to provide just in time service.

Some of the special services of Coyne offer to their customers is total support like Custom Blends- Products blended to customer formulation or specification, Custom Packaging- From drums to totes to tank trucks and rail cars and High Temperature Capabilities.