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Updated: Feb 28 2012

Wheaton Industries

  • Wheaton Industries
  • 1501 North 10th Street
  • Millville, NJ, 08332
  • UNITED STATES

Wheaton Industries Inc. is a marketer, manufacturer and re-packager of containers, laboratory ware, instrumentation and associated products and services sold principally to customers in the general laboratory, life sciences, and diagnostics and reagent / chemicals packaging markets. Our products and services are marketed and sold globally through two divisions. The laboratory research products are sold through Wheaton Science Products, and the packaging products are sold through Wheaton Science Packaging.

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