Airedale Chemical has brought in Approach PR to handle its national trade public and media relations.

The chemical manufacturer and distributor was established in 1973, and now has a turnover of more then £40m.

“Airedale Chemical has earned its reputation as one of the UK’s leading chemical manufacturers and we’re excited to be working with another Yorkshire business by giving it a platform to showcase its expertise to a global audience,” stated Katy Barraclough, senior account manager at Approach PR.

In addition to manufacture, the second generation family firm also owns and operates a chemical transportation fleet

“At Airedale Chemical, we pride ourselves on our Yorkshire heritage, so it gives us great pleasure to be able to appoint Approach PR, another fine local business, as our chosen consultancy,” added Daniel Marr, Airedale Chemical’s group managing director.