was founded on 30th December 1991, by the division of COOPER ZELTIA, S.A.
, inheriting from the same the activity of manufacture and marketing of chemical products which ZELTIA, S.A.
commenced in 1939. Its social objective is “…The acquisition, preparation, manufacture and marketing, in all of its stages, of all kinds of chemical products for their domestic, agricultural or industrial use or consumption, such as: Insecticides, air fresheners, cosmetics, cleaners, disinfectants, fertilisers; likewise the means or the equipment necessary for the application and distribution of the aforementioned products. The supply, contracting and provision of the services of disinfection, insect control and deratization in cities, organisms and centres, hospitals and clinics, both public and private".
is owned in its entirety by ZELTIA, S.A
. At the same time it participates the totallity of the Italian company COPYR SpA.
The management is comprised of a Director-General and four Directors responsible for: R&D, Production, Business/Marketing and Finance.
The staff is comprised of 100 persons of which 17 make up the Sales Effort which covers the whole of Spain, visiting directly Hypermarkets, important chains of Supermarkets and Food and Household Goods Wholesalers in the Mass Consumption Division, and 250 Exclusive Distributors, PCO’s, Institutions, etc. in the Environmental Hygiene Division.
According to the latest Nielsen data available, Zelnova has a share of over 20% of the Spanish insecticide market and occupies the first place. Zelnova is the leader in several segments of the insecticide market, such as the Home and Plants aerosols, electric insecticides, and insecticides in powder and liquid form.