About us


We are more than just a supplier. Since 1882, we have been offering innovative solutions and a wide range of chemicals for different usages, as well as components for swimming pool construction.

CHEMIA BRUGG AG – more than just a supplier

We offer you customised solutions in the areas of water treatment, swimming pools, hygiene and industry. Our longstanding experience and our contacts with producers worldwide enable the quick and efficient procurement of chemical raw materials and specialities.

A generous hazardous substance warehouse gives us a high flexibility and delivery capability. Customer contact, a friendly service and great expertise are principles that we practice daily. The central location and the good transport connections have been a key pillar of our success for over a century.

Our values

  • Innovative

    The constantly changing customer requirements are a motivation for jus. We always want to offer our customers the best products and services in all areas.

  • Solution-orientated

    We are target-orientated and always act in accordance with customer requirements. We put together customised chemical-technical solutions and suitable services.

  • Personal

    Customer contact, friendly service and great expertise are the cornerstones of our ongoing success. Our longstanding employees live according to these principles and will advise you competently and personally.

  • Reliable

    We deliver our products in the required quality and at the right time. Our generous hazardous substance warehouse gives us high flexibility and delivery capability.

  • Safe

    The safety of people and the environment is a top priority for our company. Those who work with hazardous substances bear particular responsibility. We take on this task every day.

Facts & figures

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    Ammonia tank storage

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    Work site

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    Europallet storage space

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    Acid/alkali tank storage

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    Own rail tracks

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    Tank storage for various raw materials

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    for packaging freight for chemicals


Nice to meet you! Over 40 employees go about their tasks daily and do their best to ensure that the products and services of CHEMIA BRUGG are provided at the right time, in the right place and in the best quality.

Stefan Marčetić

Technical manager swimming pools

Sophy Fonseca Amoroso

Apprentice trader VET

Manuel Pallás

Field sales for industry

Jayon Tschinkel

Apprentice Logistician VET

Bruno Cunha

Apprentice trader VET

Tobias Schild

Director of Technology, Quality & Safety

Michael Lüthy

Operations Officer Acids & Alkalis

Alexandra Kaiser

Sales of specialities & private swimming pools



First entry into the commercial register / foundation


Registration as Chemische Fabrik Brugg


Founding of a stock company


Shift of focus from production to trade / subsidiary of AgeVogel Zurich


Development of products requiring explanation / Follow-up ruling by Heinrich Steiner Senior


Extension of the product range with swimming pool products for water treatment


Follow-up ruling by Peter Steiner and Dr. Heinrich Steiner Junior


Development of material protection and biocide department


Takeover by Peter Steiner


Extension of competence in manufacturing cleaning and disinfectant agents through acquisition of Despro AG


Integration into Knecht Brugg Holding AG as an independent company


Outsourcing of energy business area, focus on chemicals


Extension of competence in the swimming pool sector through acquisition of the firms Antibakteria and Aquafun AG


Birth of the AQUEA swimming pool maintenance line from own development


Strategic realignment of the private swimming pool business area by widening the product range


ISO 9001 certification for the area of production and trade of chemicals, accessories and fuels


New small container filling system is started up

Basischemikalien, Industrie CHEMIA BRUGG AG
Gase, Ammoniak wasserfrei, Chlor flüssig, Industrie CHEMIA BRUGG AG
Reparatur Gerät D500, Wartung und Reparatur sämtlicher Schwimmbadkomponenten, Services CHEMIA BRUGG AG
Geschäftsbereich Industrie CHEMIA BRUGG AG, Lagerhalle CHEMIA BRUGG AG
Lager CHEMIA BRUGG AG, Reinigungs- und Desinfektionsmittel Despro

Knecht Brugg Holding

Knecht Brugg Holding AG comprises the four divisions: construction, reusable materials, real estate and chemicals. Each division has one of several companies with an independent and self-responsible presence on the market.

The aim of each division is to orientate their own core competences systematically and flexibly towards customer requirements and to adapt them to constantly changing market conditions. Potential synergies between the individual companies and the various divisions are to made use of to raise the joint ability to compete.

Knecht Brugg Holding AG has a total of around 220 employees.

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