Zee Company – Food & Beverage

From Plant to Plate

We know the food & beverage industry—inside and out.

Nearly every product that comes out of your facility ends its journey in a family’s home. That’s why you need a chemical provider who is more than just a chemical provider.

Zee Company doesn’t drop off a few barrels then disappear. We work alongside you, in your business and in your element, to tailor a chemical program that fits your plant.

We also bring the added expertise of our Vincit Group sister companies to bear on every challenge. Zeco is always behind the scenes, innovating in the realm of chemical manufacturing. QSI applies our chemical products in the most cost-effective way through their sanitation services. ITG is always designing new state-of-the-art application systems.

When you run into a problem, we dispatch an expert to begin solving your individual challenge.

Using our proprietary application systems and methods, we can dispense superior chemical products in a way that protects your customers, profits you, and guides your goods all the way from plant to plate.

Specially Designed Sanitation Chemistries

We engineer and blend our sanitation products ourselves, ensuring complete quality on our catalog of products, which include both daytime and sanitation applications, as well as specialty products.

Since every soil is different, we offer detergents designed to meet the demands of your plant. If you run into a problem overnight, we’ll dispatch an expert who can begin solving your individual challenge—immediately.

Our array of products includes:

  • Acids and acid detergents
  • Antifoams
  • Chlorinated alkaline detergents
  • Denaturants and marking inks
  • Deodorants
  • Foam additives/neutral detergents and multi-purpose detergents
  • Hand care products
  • High alkaline liquid detergents
  • Laundry care products
  • Lubricants
  • Powders—General purpose and special use
  • Powders—High caustic
  • Rust control detergents
  • Safety solvent degreasers
  • Sanitizers
  • Specialty liquids

Daytime Chemical Lineup:

  • Antifoams
  • Denaturants and marking inks
  • Entryway sanitizers
  • Floor dressings
  • Hand sanitizers
  • Hand soaps
  • Janitorial products and floor cleaners
  • Laundry care
  • Odor control products
  • Tub and tote wash chemicals

Sanitation Chemical Lineup:

  • Acids and acid detergents
  • Chlorinated alkaline detergents
  • Foam additives/neutral detergents and multi-purpose detergents
  • General purpose powders
  • High alkaline liquid detergents
  • High caustic powders
  • Rust control detergents
  • Safety solvent degreasers
  • Sanitizers




Intervention Chemistries That Deliver

Safety is at the heart of everything we do. We understand that it is the most important part of our clients’ operations. We develop the best delivery systems for our intervention products, and have pioneered today’s most successful intervention chemistries:

  • Microtox™(PAA)
  • ASCend: Better chemistry, better pathogen control
  • PCC: Zee Company’s Pathogen Control Center

Learn more about our products here.

Comprehensive Commodity Chemistries

If you have commodity chemistry needs, we’re here to help. From food processing to water treatment, we partner with you to fulfill your commodity chemical needs.


  • Acetic Acid Solution – 99.9%, 84%, 56%
  • Aluminum Chloride
  • Aluminum Sulfate
  • Caustic (Sodium Hydroxide 50% Solution)
  • Caustic Beads – Sodium Hydroxide Solid
  • Citric Acid – Food Grade & Tech Grade (Liquid and Anhydrous)
  • Ferric Chloride
  • Ferric Sulfate Solution
  • Glycerin (99% Food Grade)
  • Hydrogen Peroxide – Food Grade 35%, 50%; Tech Grade 50%, 35%, 33%
  • Lactic Acid – Food Grade
  • Lime – NSF & Tech Grade Powder; Lime Slurry (bulk only)
  • Mineral Oil – Food Grade, Tech Grade
  • Muriatic Acid (Hydrochloric Acid)
  • Nitric Acid
  • Phosphoric Acid – 75% Food Grade, Tech Grade
  • Potassium Hydroxide (45%)
  • Propylene Glycol – Food Grade USP, Tech Grade
  • Soda Ash
  • Sodium Bisulfite Solution
  • Sodium Hydroxide
  • Sodium Hypochlorite (10% & 15%)
  • Sulfuric Acid – all strengths


Products & Sanitation Services Designed for the Dairy Industry

We develop, manufacture, and sell cleaning and specialty products for the dairy processing industry. We start by effectively working with your team to manage your sanitation program. How? Our experienced service technicians will determine your product and cleaning needs, and even develop Standard Sanitation Operating Procedures for your plant. Procedures get monitored and validated—in detail—using both chemical and micro-testing applications. Then our reports and reviews help keep you continuously informed.

Programs for the dairy industry:

  • CIP/COP Cleaning Programs
  • HTST Cleaning
  • Manual Cleaning
  • Central Sanitizing Systems
  • Automated Chemical Dispensing Systems
  • Track Treatment Programs

Beverage Services You Can Depend On—Every Time

Our sanitation solutions for the beverage industry help you simply and effectively manage your plant’s challenges. It starts with our trained and experienced team of service technicians. They will help you achieve your goals by working with your team in developing Standard Operating Procedures (SSOPs), then monitor and validate your procedures at every level, using the latest in chemical and micro-testing applications, then provide detailed reports.

They will also determine your product and cleaning needs, and recommend the best options to suit your plant’s challenges.

Programs for the beverage, brewing and food processing industry:

  • CIP/COP Cleaning Programs
  • Manual Cleaning
  • Central Sanitizing Systems
  • Automated Chemical Dispensing Systems
  • Track Treatment Programs

Better Solutions for Processed Foods Challenges

Food processing companies across the country trust us to solve their food safety and hygiene challenges. The reason? Our programs and products are specially designed to improve worker safety and enhance efficiency.

In addition, you get the benefit of working with our experienced food industry experts, who bring extensive knowledge to help you optimize your manufacturing operations. We look at it as a partnership in which we work with your team to identify your specific plant situation, then develop a workable plan together. It is a plan that not only helps your plant operate better, it is one that helps protect your brand, too.

All the Equipment You Need

We support our services with customized equipment for our applications and products, and we offer a large catalog of equipment:

  • Caustic
  • Conductivity controllers
  • pH controllers
  • ORP controllers
  • Chemical pumps
  • Online analyzers
  • Foamers & Sanitizers
  • High viscosity pumps
  • Chemical metering & dosing equipment
  • Chemical allocation systems
  • Washdown hoses
  • High-pressure nozzles & spray guns
  • Q.A. testing & laboratory supplies
  • Laundry care equipment
  • Chemical storage & containment
  • Automated chain, shackle and belt cleaning equipment
  • Custom equipment: Our Design-Build Department custom manufactures any equipment packages needed to maintain each client’s specific application.


Professional Lab Services

Our team of Ph.D. chemists, scientists, and engineers develop the most effective and environmentally safe products. Plus, our products meet or exceed regulatory standards—guaranteed.

Our services include:

  • Water & Chemical Analysis:
    • Instrumental Analysis
      • FTIR
      • HPLC
      • GC-MS
      • ICP-AES
      • IC–Ion chromatography
      • Fluorometer
    • Wet Chemistry Techniques (extractions and titrations)
  • Laboratory cleaning evaluations of customer supplied soil deposits
  • Microbiological Services:
    • Total Plate Count
    • Efficacy Testing


Logistics You Can Count On

We handle, distribute, and deliver chemical products safely and on time. Our Delivery Specialists are trained in chemical handling and distribution to maximize safety for our clients and the public.

We offer:

  • Custom delivery to client locations
  • Network of Regional Distribution Centers
  • Product quality—delivery specialists fill bulk tanks with Zee Company products
  • On-time product delivery and updated inventory
  • On demand, company-owned and operated truck fleet
  • Container removal for compliance with EPA and environmental regulations
  • Personnel available for off-loading of chemicals and supplies