Gem Scientific Christmas 2019 Shutdown Dates

Season’s greetings one and all! With the festive season almost here we want to let you know all the dates and information about the Gem Scientific Christmas shutdown and last order dates.


We will be closed from 5.00pm Monday 23rd December and will re-open 8.30am Thursday 2nd January 2020.

Standing Orders

Any standing orders due between the 23rd December – 2nd January will be brought forward and delivered in the week commencing 16th December unless otherwise requested.

Last Chemical Order Dates

Special Chemicals: 7th December

Standard Chemicals: 13th December

Last Despatch Dates

Highlands & Islands: 18th December

UK Mainland: Refrigerated 19th December Everything else 20th December.

Goods can be sent out on 23rd at the customer’s discretion.

Servicing Breakdowns

No on-site servicing will not be available during the holiday period. In case of Emergency, please contact us on 01924 444 577.


During the Holidays our answer phone will be checked for messages on the 24th, 27th, 30th and 31st December and responded to accordingly. Emails to and will be monitored throughout the shutdown.

If you require any special arrangements for the holiday period, please contact us as soon as possible to allow us to put plans in place on 01924 444 577 or email

Have a cool yule everyone!