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In March 1945, microbiologist Dr. Stanley J. Buckman established Buckman in Memphis, TN, USA, on land that was once a lumberyard. Today, Buckman North America is one of nine operating companies worldwide and includes three strategic facilities: Memphis, TN; Montreal, Quebec; and Cadet, Missouri. Sharing technical knowledge and best practices, the three facilities work together to maximize efficiency and responsiveness for our North American customers as well provide support for Buckman's global operations.


James K. Doan – President/Chief Operating Officer, North America
Peter C. Tchouros – Executive Vice President, Operations, North America
Evan Hattan – Vice President, Paper Technologies, North America
Michael E. Alpert – Vice President, Leather/Performance Chemicals, North America
Shawn P. Frenzel – Vice President,  Water Technologies, United States
David Wolfanger – Director, Strategic Marketing, North America
Paul Galbraith – Division Manager, Water Technologies, Canada

Memphis, Tennessee


The birthplace of Buckman, Memphis is home to significant R&D, testing and manufacturing activities for Buckman customers. It also houses Buckman International, our parent company. As a result, it is often the "face" of Buckman, and the associates take that role seriously. The Memphis office has been recognized many times for excellence in business and community support at both the local and state levels.

Key Contacts
Shawn King – Plant Manager, Memphis
Toni Cochran – Administrative Assistant

Main Office
1256 North McLean Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38108-1241
P.O. Box 80305
Memphis, TN 38108‐0305
1 (901) 278-0330 Phone
1 800 BUCKMAN Toll Free (U.S. only)
1 (901) 276-5343 Fax

Montreal, Quebec

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In 1948, Buckman expanded into Canada to support our growing business. The plant in Montreal Quebec was built to service the pulp and paper, forestry and water treatment industries. After decades of steady growth, Buckman Montreal now occupies more than 65,000 square feet of office, manufacturing, warehouse and research space.

Accessible Customer Service Plan – Ontario

Key Contacts
Ihab Wassef − Director of Operations, Canada
Shari Guttman − Systems Specialist Administration, Canada

Contact Information
Vaudreuil-Dorion, QC, Canada
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Phone: 1-877-282-5626 or 450-424-4404
Fax: 450-424-4294

Cadet, Missouri


The Cadet, Missouri, plant was established in 1963 and occupies approximately 15 acres. Buckman owns an additional 5,000+ acres around the plant and conducts sustainable forestry work with this property. The highly automated facility employs 33 skilled associates and takes great pride in its excellent safety and environmental records.

Key Contacts
Rocky Stevens – Plant Manager & Technical Director, Cadet
Amanda Herberle – Manufacturing Services Coordinator, Cadet

Cadet, Missouri, Facility
14664 E. Highway 47
Cadet, MO 63630
P.O. Box 200
Cadet, MO 63630
1 (573) 438-3722 Phone
1 800 BUCKMAN Toll Free (U.S. only)
1 (573) 438-2509 Fax

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