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Big Birthday Alert

Wednesday, 18 April, 2018 - 17:47

Bitrex was discovered by Johnson Matthey scientists in 1958. So we have a rather significant birthday coming up.  In those six decades Bitrex has helped to save untold children and toddlers lives.

Long Range Taste Test Alert

Wednesday, 18 April, 2018 - 17:34

June seems far away, but, trust me, it will be here in a flash.  So here’s an early fun warning that Child Safety Week 2018 is just around the corner - between the 4th and 10th of June to be exact.

Garden Games

Wednesday, 18 April, 2018 - 16:48

Not everyone is lucky enough to have a garden, but if you are, then Spring time is the moment when you can let toddlers out into the (comparative) safety of their own garden.

Spring Visits

Wednesday, 18 April, 2018 - 16:48

Now it’s properly spring, give or take the odd blizzard or two, it’s time to start thinking about visiting relatives.

Many (little) hands…

Wednesday, 14 February, 2018 - 11:07

The person who said many hands make light work obviously had never enlisted the help of a toddler. But spring cleaning with toddlers is probably a less taxing way of doing things than attempting to keep their inquisitive little hands out of the action.

It’s Spring already – the Bitrex guide to safer cleaning

Wednesday, 14 February, 2018 - 10:59

Among the many alarming effects of global warming comes news that Spring is arriving 26 days earlier than it did ten years ago.

But does this mean that the hallowed ritual of spring cleaning jumps forward too?

Product of the Month

Tuesday, 9 January, 2018 - 17:47


Bitrex safety tips

Tuesday, 9 January, 2018 - 16:43

After the fun and mayhem of Christmas is over its worth remember that the process of returning the house to normal has its own hazards – here’s our safety tips for tidying up the Christmas decorations  to help you ensure that the vital twelfth night clear up should be done as safely as possible.

Back to school

Tuesday, 9 January, 2018 - 15:04

Christmas is truly over when the schools go back.  It’s a moment looked forward to with equal dread and anticipation, depending on whether you are the parent or the child.

Cool de-icers

Wednesday, 27 December, 2017 - 09:47

You might think that de-icers are all much the same. Not so.  Different chemical make-up can mean that some sprays don’t quite cut through the ice. And when you are hanging about in sub-zero temperatures you want something that is as fast acting as possible.


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