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We have a huge range of Chemicals and Solvents in stock for quick delivery. Any other requirements can be ordered from our suppliers, and delivered to your door.

Whatever you’re looking for, we can supply it. We stock various strengths, concentrations, sizes and brands to ensure your results are consistently at the highest standard. Get in touch with our friendly team below, or give us a call on (03) 6216 1500.

Acids
  • – Sulfuric Acid (Sulphuric Acid)
  • – Hydrochloric Acid
  • – Nitric Acid
  • – Phosphoric Acid
  • – Formic Acid
  • – Acetic Acid
  • and more
Solvents
  • – Ethanol
  • – Dichloromethane
  • – Ammonia Solutions
  • – Methanol
  • – Formaldehyde
  • – Decalcifying Solutions
  • and more
Buffers and Standards
  • – pH Buffers
  • – Salinity Standards
  • – Conductivity Standards
  • – Viscosity Standards
  • – ORP/Redox Standards
  • and more
Liquid Reagents
  • – Analytical Solvents
  • – Chromatography Reagents
  • – Spectroscopy Reagents
  • – Wet Chemistry Reagents
  • and more
Dry Reagents
  • – Sodium Hydroxide
  • – Nitrates
  • – Sulphates
  • – Chlorides
  • – Oxides
  • and more
Other
  • – Hydrogen Peroxide
  • – Silica Gel
  • – Sodium Polytungstate
  • – Microscopy Stains
  • – Titration Supplies
  • – Distilled and De-ionised Water
  • – Extran, Triton-X, Decon, and other Laboratory Cleaners and Detergents
  • and more

Purchasing restricted chemicals

Certain chemicals and compounds we supply require a specific permit or authorisation to purchase. These include ethanol (pure alcohol), Schedule 4 Prescription Only Medicines and Prescription Animal Remedies, Schedule 6 Poisons and Schedule 7 Dangerous Poisons.

For information on getting a permit to purchase these, click the appropriate drop down below.

Ethanol

If you’re after high grade ethanol, you’ll need to meet one of the following criteria:

  • – You (person or entity) hold current concessional spirits permit and the nominated supplier on that permit is Imbros (you can specify up to 4 suppliers on your application). Please note that we can’t supply more than the quantity that is specified on your permit, no matter how nicely you ask.
  • – You (person or entity) fall into one of the below categories of professionals and institutions:
    • + Health care practitioners (pharmacist, doctor, chiropractor, dentist, osteopath, physiotherapist, or registered nurse)
    • + Veterinary practitioners
    • + Medical, government, and educational institutions

In order to apply for the concessional spirits permit, you’ll need to lodge an application with the ATO. You can do so here.

Schedule 4 Pharmaceuticals

Most of the chemicals listed as ‘Schedule 4’, if you’re based in Tasmania, will require a permit from the Department of Health and Human Services. If you’re from another state, please find the appropriate department to contact from this list.

These regulations are subject to change, so please contact the Tasmanian Pharmaceutical Services Branch on:

Or visit the Tasmania Department of Health and Human Services – Pharmaceutical Services website.

Schedule 6 Poisons

Most of the poisons listed here for agriculture or veterinary applications (AgVet Chemicals) will require a permit from the Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment. You can get in touch with the Agriculture department on:

Or visit their AgVet Chemicals page here.

Schedule 7 Dangerous Poisons

Special restrictions apply to Appendix J substances (i.e Arsenic or Cyanide). To purchase these, you’ll require a permit from the Department of Health and Human Services. If you’re from a state other than Tasmania, please find the appropriate department to contact from this list.

These regulations are subject to change, so please contact the Tasmanian Pharmaceutical Services Branch on:

Or visit the Tasmania Department of Health and Human Services – Pharmaceutical Services website.

Suppliers

Our suppliers include Merck, Mpbio, Chemsupply, Agilent, Ajax Finechem, Acros Organics, Sometu, Fronine, ThermoFisher Scientific and more:

Enquire today

We keep a variety of stock on-hand in our Hobart warehouse. Any other specific requirements can be easily ordered from our suppliers and shipped to you. Get in touch today, and let us know what you need!