Corporate entry Coopers Animal Health (c. 1881 - )
- c. 1881
- Veterinary or Animal Health Industries
Coopers Animal Health originated in England and moved into the Australian animal industry in 1881. Its main product was Coopers Dipping Powder used to eradicate lice on sheep. Overtime the company's product range was extended and developed to include worm control, lice protection, fly and tick treatments, vaccines, disinfectants and intramammary antibiotics. Coopers Animal Health is now a division of Schering-Plough Pty Limited, a US based Research and Development Pharmaceutical Company.
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_c.html. Details
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