About Us


About Us

About Plasma Clean

Plasma Clean are an innovative and research-led UK technology company. The business started in 2002, the brainwave of University of Manchester scientists Dr David Glover and Professor Christopher Whitehead.

Working across the UK and beyond, we provide grease, odour and smoke control systems that blend cutting-edge technology with the best of traditional techniques.

All products are designed in-house and manufactured in Cheshire, UK so we can keep a close eye on every detail and make sure each item meets our high quality standards.

Who we work with

We operate throughout the UK, Europe, Middle East, South East Asia and Australia, providing solutions for a wide range of applications.

Working closely with M&E consultants, Catering Houses, Kitchen Canopy and Extraction system manufacturers and M&E Contractors, we advise on the best solution whether it be kitchen extraction grease removal or complete odour removal in problem areas.

We also offer consultancy on a range of applications such as air disinfection for cold stores in supermarket chains, commercial butchers or 5 star hotels.  We also work with Facilities Management companies to help resolve issues with odours in washrooms and waste storage areas.

We have a wide range of end users from Tesco, Morrisons and Marks and Spencer, to McDonald’s, Premier Inn, Eds Easy Diner, and Hilton Hotels. See our list of Case Studies which provide examples of the range of projects we have worked on.


Meet the Team

Dr. David Glover

Dr David Glover

Co-founder and Managing Director

Since the start of his career, David has had an interest in creating a cleaner, safer environment. His original research focus was on how micro-organisms break down pollution in the environment. This led to a doctorate in environmental microbiology. He’s been involved in the technology sector since 1996, and now leads all Plasma Clean R&D activity.

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Sarah Cooke

Account Manager

Sarah joins the team with a Sales and Business Development background to work with strategic partners and identify new customers. Since receiving a BA (Hons) degree in English Literature Sarah has gained experience in channel and account management working in several industry sectors. Sarah provides exceptional customer service, utilising strong communication skills and attention to detail to build lasting business relationships.

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Emrys Hughes

Applications Engineer

A qualified Welding Fabrication Engineer now undertaking a HNC in Mechanical Engineering. Emrys specialises in Technical Sales – advising customers on the specific applications of the products and their role within each project. Emrys manages and assists customers from initial enquiry to post installation maintenance, ensuring customer satisfaction throughout.

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Heather Hazelwood

Heather Hazelwood

Executive Manager

Heather joined Plasma Clean in 2010 with a wealth of experience gained in both public and private sector roles and a Master’s in Business Administration. Heather is responsible for order processing and credit control as well as for organising our rapidly growing number of UK and International deliveries.

Christopher Whitehead

Professor Christopher Whitehead

Co-founder and inventor

The inventor of the core plasma technology on which the company was launched, Christopher is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry and has been researching plasmas and their applications for over 20 years. A particular theme of his research has been the use of plasmas for the purification of indoor air and the destruction of odours.

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    "Faced with EHO intervention to ensure odour free discharge at Theatre Severn, plus a low level extraction point, we found Plasma Clean offered the only suitable system that was cost effective, maintained efficiency and could be easily installed, saving us time and money. We will be using Plasma Clean on future projects."

    Harry Dhanjal
    Operations Manager
    Willmott Dixon

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