McGean
McGean US Equipment List

Below is our listing of equipment available to perform custom manufacturing to meet our customers' needs. Our U.S. facilities are located in Cleveland, Ohio and Livonia, Michigan. All reaction chemistry is conducted in Cleveland, while blending operations can be performed in both Cleveland and Livonia.


Chemical Reactors Vacuum Capability Maximum Operating Pressure
100 Gal Pfaudler Glass Yes ATM
500 Gal Pfaudler Glass Yes 25 PSIG
6 - 1,000 Gal Pfaudler Glass Yes 25-100 PSIG
1,800 304 SS No ATM
3,000 304 SS Yes 75 PSIG
6,500 316 SS Yes 100 PSIG

All reactors are equipped with reflux condensers. Vacuum capacity to 29" Mercury via Busch vacuum pump. Reactor buildings have Class 1, Division 2, Group D, electrical classification. All reactors, 500 gal and above, operated via integrated process control systems.


Liquid Blending Tanks (Stainless Steel)
  • 300 Gal SS
  • 2,000 Gal SS
  • 3,500 Gal SS
  • 800 Gal SS
  • 1,500 Gal SS
  • 2,500 Gal SS
  • 3 - 1,000 Gal SS
  • 1,800 Gal SS
  • 3,000 Gal SS
  • 1,200 Gal SS
  • 3,500 Gal SS
  • 6,000 Gal SS

  • Liquid Blending Tanks (Polyethylene)
  • 6 - 120 Gal
  • 3 - 2,000 Gal
  • 500 Gal
  • 1,000 Gal



  • Liquid Blending Tanks (Fiberglass)
  • 6 - 1,100 Gal
  • 8 - 3,000 Gal
  • 5,000 Gal



  • Powder Blenders
  • 1,100# stainless steel ribbon blender
  • 4,000# stainless steel ribbon blender
  • 5,000# stainless steel ribbon blender




  • Utilities
  • Steam @ 110 PSIG
  • Chilled Water
  • Cooling Tower Water
  • Tempered Water



  • Support Equipment
  • Sparkler Filter
  • Filter Press
  • Nutsche Filter
  • Batch Centrifuge
  • Cartridge Filter
  • Batch Crystallizers
  • Tray Dryers

  • Raw Materials

    McGean uses over 1,000 different raw materials in its two U.S. manufacturing plants. Below is a list of the materials in which we maintain bulk storage.

  • Allyl Chloride
  • Glycolic Acid
  • Surfactants
  • Benzyl Chloride
  • Hydrochloric Acid
  • Dimethyl Sulfate
  • Potassium Hydroxide
  • Epichlorohydrin
  • Sodium Hydroxide



  • McGean Corporate Headquarters
    Cleveland, Ohio USA


    McGean USA - Corporate Headquarters
    2910 Harvard Avenue | Cleveland, Ohio 44105 USA
    Phone: 216.441.4900 | Fax: 216.441.1377

    McGean USA
    38521 Schoolcraft Road | Livonia, Michigan 48150 USA
    Phone: 216.441.4900

    McGean UK
    Qualcast Road, Lower Horseley Fields | Wolverhampton, West Midlands
    WV1 2QP United Kingdom
    Phone: +44.1902.456563 | Fax: +44.1902.457443