March 28, 2018


Adkalis –  The Berkem Group subsidiary;  ever since 1964 company has been developed, produced and sold protection solutions for timber and its derivatives and for hard materials.  Le Groupe Berkem – major player in the world chemical industry,  is an innovative small and medium-sized enterprise (SME), and, thanks to its size and branched structure, is well-responsive and high-performing.

The first business activity, led by Berkem Extraction, is specialized in plant extraction. It targets the high added value markets of the cosmetics and food industries, which it supplies in natural active ingredients and plant extracts for use in formulation. The second, regrouping Sarpap & Cecil Industries, S&C Construction and T&G Distribution, produces, supplies and distributes solutions that add value to building materials, wood in particular, by improving their performances. These product lines are destined for more technical markets: wood processing markets (saw-mills, carpenters, joiners, panel manufacturers, fitters, etc.) and the building industry (construction and maintenance-renovation).

The missions of the Berkem Group turn around the following motivations:

  • To contribute to everyday well-being and good living through its expertise in the field of industrial chemistry,
  •  With its entrepreneurial spirit and its high requirements, to convince and leave a mark on its markets thanks to its organization, its managerial and commercial dynamics,
  •  To recommend the proper use of wood material for wide-range construction and renovation projects all around the world.

RDB Industrial Supply distributes in the Baltic States and region Axil solutions (bio-sourced wood protection products) created by Berkem.