Rochester Midland Corporation

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Rochester Midland Corporation
Industry Chemicals
Predecessor Rochester Germicide Company
Founded Rochester, New York, United States (1888 (1888))
Founder Daniel N. Calkins and Clarence P. Crowell
Headquarters Ogden, New York, United States
Area served
USA, Canada, Latin America, UK plus 50 additional countries
Key people
Harlan D. Calkins, Chairman
H. Bradley Calkins Co-CEO
Katherine C. Lindahl Co-CEO
Products Cleaning products and water treatment for health care, educational facilities, building service contractors, retail operations, food & beverage manufacturing, and restoration cleaning
Divisions Water Energy Division
Food Safety Division
Global Division
Facility Supplies Division
CleanAire Division

Rochester Midland Corporation is a closely-held specialty chemical manufacturing company headquartered in Ogden, New York. With sales and operations in nearly seventy countries,[1] production facilities in Ogden, New York, Aurora, Illinois and Oakville, Ontario, Family owned since 1888,[2] Rochester Midland Corp (RMC) is a leading[3] global[4] provider of sustainable commercial cleaning, sanitation and hygiene solutions for facility maintenance, restroom care, water treatment, food sanitation and industrial end markets. Rochester Midland is recognized[citation needed] as the leaders in Green Housekeeping technology—co-recipients of the White House Closing the Circle awards[5][6] and manufacturers of the first Green Seal-certified janitorial cleaning product line in the world.[6] With manufacturing sites in North America and strategically positioned[peacock term] distribution centers, the range of the RMC product portfolio provides, superior[peacock term] cleaning and maintenance solutions to a broad customer base—sold in over 70 countries—including education, healthcare, manufacturers, food processors and preparers, municipalities, government organizations, and building services contractors.[7]

Founded as Rochester Germicide in 1888, Rochester Midland Corporation is one of only four companies still in business in Rochester since 1900.[citation needed]