Your Partner In Contamination Control
Founded in the mid-1960s, Berkshire Corporation
has become a leader in the development and manufacturing of highly technical contamination control products
and services used in cleanroom and controlled environments throughout the world.
Today, the Berkshire brand continues to be recognized
for innovation and unparalleled commitment to quality.
Berkshire customers find choice and consistency in over
30 product lines, including dry and pre-wetted wipers,
swabs, facemasks, glove liners, mopping systems, bond
paper, notebooks, and sterile products.
Berkshire recognizes the ongoing challenges facing
customers in the pharmaceutical, microelectronic, medical device, printing, optics, aerospace, and healthcare
industries with regard to maintaining stringent quality
controls and balancing costs.
Berkshire’s extensive customer support team, website,
online store, and regional distributor networks are integral components of the experience and expertise that our
customers value. Headquartered in Great Barrington,
Massachusetts, the company has manufacturing and sales
offices throughout the Americas, Europe, and North and
Global Quality Programs
As a supplier of products for critical environments,
Berkshire’s core business supplies products that carefully
balance ideal performance with optimal cleanliness, and
offers these products with guaranteed, consistent quality.
To achieve near perfect levels of product quality,
Berkshire has an effective and comprehensive Quality
Assurance program throughout its global manufacturing processes.
Initiated in 1985
with data gathered from
each lot of material
processed by Berkshire,
our QA Program has
evolved into one of the
most intensive programs of its kind for
products. We were the
1st manufacturer in our
industry to develop wiper test method standards with the
Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology.
In 1995, Berkshire achieved certification to the ISO
9002 Quality Management System standard. Our current
• Statistically developed control limits for critical pro-
• Process FMEA utilization for analysis and elimination
of potential process failures
• cGMPs for regulated industries
From inception to ISO Certification and beyond,
Berkshire’s Quality Assurance Program represents our
principal commitment to continuous improvement.
Service and Support
Berkshire is a value-added collaborator in providing
functional solutions that meet our customer’s unique
needs. Our solutions are backed by robust global service
and support programs managed by a team of highly
Customization – Our flexibility allows us to create
custom sizes and packaging designed to meet our customer’s exact specifications, enabling them to operate
more efficiently and profitably.
Audits – To ensure our customers are maximizing
total cost of ownership, Berkshire can provide value by
auditing their processes, environments, and equipment to
improve work processes and operational performance.
Training – With extensive global reach, local knowledge, and trusted expertise, Berkshire can provide initial
and on-going training of operators or line staff to reduce
consumption and support excellence.
Testing – An essential element in the control and
production of our products, testing allows us to create side-by-side comparisons with important metrics
on performance characteristics valued most by our
Improving…and Monitoring each step of the manufacturing process is the only way to produce the
world’s cleanest, most consistent products guaranteed
to meet our customers’ exact specifications. Berkshire
products are truly…ENGINEERED CLEAN.
21 River Street
Great Barrington, MA