Fresenius Carl Remigius Fresenius

Tradition for more than 165 years

1848    Carl Remigius Fresenius, student and assistant of Justus von Liebig, founds the Chemische
              Laboratorium Fresenius Wiesbaden in the Kapellenstraße. His scope of services includes training
              and further education of chemists from the very beginning. The unity of research, teaching and
              practice is the founder’s main concern.


1862    Carl Remigius Fresenius establishes his "Magazine for Analytical Chemistry".
             Bearing the name "Fresenius Journal of Analytical Chemistry", it is still published today.

1908    Women are incorporated into education and training for the first time

1931    State certification for chemical engineering education

1960    The Fresenius Institut becomes market leader in product and environment analytics

1975    INSTITUT FRESENIUS moves to Taunusstein

1989    Establishment of a network of partner companies and partner universities abroad
             Development of innovative technical solutions in the field of gas withdrawal and measurement
             "Fresenius Akademie"  - an institute for advanced education - is founded by the Fresenius
             Fachhochschule (University of Applied Sciences)

1992    Fresenius Umwelttechnik is founded

1995    The Fresenius Fachhochschule (University of Applied Sciences) moves from Wiesbaden to Idstein

2001    Eco Analytics AG Switzerland becomes a partner

2002    Fresenius Umwelttechnik offers the development of customized analytical systems

2003    Commissioning of the central laboratory for routine analytics in Herten

2004    With Freon analysis, Fresenius Umwelttechnik becomes market leader in the refrigerant
             and recycling industry

2006    GreenLab Hungary becomes a partner

2008    Pasch Y CIA. Spain becomes a partner

2009    Development of a continuous gas analyzer for solvents
             Ptech LTD. UK becomes a service partner

2010    Launch of the simple and intelligent BioBasic biogas analyzer

2011    Palgo AB Sweden becomes a partner

2012    Development of the first NDIR-based formaldehyde gas analyzer
             Sarlin Oy Ab Finland, Frew Process Group USA, Palmary Technology China Ltd.,
             Gruter et Marchand France and Orion S.r.l. Italy become partners

2013    Relocation to new premises in Herten (former Ewald coal mining site)
             Development of the innovative GA150-315 analyzer generation
             Atut SP.z.o.o. Poland and Multi Instruments B.V. Netherlands become partners

2014    Fresenius Umwelttechnik presents new product lines and internationalizes its distribution
             Capacity expansion

2015    Presentation of a consistent product line for different applications
             Presentation of the Portable series
             Start of marketing campaign at Achema 2015