About Sychem

With over 37 years’ experience, Sychem is a leading provider for disinfection, sterilisation, and decontamination solutions. We operate predominantly within healthcare facilities and laboratories. Providing a variety of bespoke products and services to these sectors, we can tailor to any customer’s needs. 

We’ve also been providing a range of world-class chemistries since 1982 which range from surface disinfectants, hand sanitisers, detergents, and rinse aids.  

We are benefiting from a wealth of experience in innovative products and cutting-edge solutions that have allowed the company to build a loyal and prestigious customer base. We are a well-respected organisation with a fast-growing reputation that has reached the attention of large facilities nationally and internationally.

We are recognised for our attention to detail, high-quality products, and services that have been created by working closely with customers and supply partners to meet any decontamination requirement. 

All our solutions can be customised and tailored to your requirements to meet the cleaning, sterilisation, and decontamination needs of any facility. Offering decontamination, sterilisation and disinfection equipment, services, and consumables via our world-class support team. 

At Sychem, everything we do is driven by customers’ needs, and all the solutions provided are designed to minimise risk and maximise safety.

Meet the team

Why choose Sychem? Look no further than our exceptional team based at our head office down in Southampton. Our HQ might be down south, but we operate internationally. Rest assured, when you choose Sychem- you can be certain you’ve made the right choice.


Sychems values are built upon its CEO, Michael Barnes. Believing in putting people first and developing them as individuals. This is reflective in Sychems’ growth since 1982 when the business started- now a recognised industry leader for disinfection, sterilisation and decontamination.

Interested in joining Team Sychem?

Team Sychem has grown significantly in numbers and experience over the last few years, and we're keen for that to keep happening.

We’re always on the lookout for experienced and qualified Autoclave and Washer Engineers. If you are enthusiastic, motivated to achieve and want to develop your career. Then Sychem offers competitive pay, flexible working hours, and ongoing training. We believe in nurturing enthusiasm and raw skill, empowering our team to progress quickly and support you to gain further qualifications. Quite simply, Team Sychem is the place for you!

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