Single wall carbon nanotubes are on the fast track to displacing carbon black, multi wall carbon nanotubes, carbon fibres and other conventional additives from their dominant position in the additives market. In Luxembourg last month, pioneers in the field of advanced materials engineering gathered together to explore the advantages of this material and its applications in numerous industries. For the third year in a row, OCSiAl’s Nanoaugmented Materials Industry Summit gathered together around 400 industry pioneers from 30 countries to enjoy great business networking opportunities while learning more about producing high-performance nanoaugmented materials with single wall carbon nanotubes.
The REACH Centre is excited to announce that effective 1st November 2017 they have rebranded the Company as ‘Yordas Group’ to better reflect its expanded scope of services and the company’s international growth.
Vertellus, a global manufacturer of fine, specialty chemicals and plastic additives, has developed an affordable and sustainable alternative to the solid-state polymerization (SSP) processes conventionally used to manufacture high relative viscosity (RV) nylons.
Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, prioritizes sustainability and innovation to support the diversified needs and fast-changing demands of the coatings sector in its latest products and solutions set for ChinaCoat 2017.
Cambrex Corporation, the leading manufacturer of small molecule innovator and generic Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), has completed an expansion of cGMP small scale capacity at its Charles City, Iowa plant. The project has seen the installation of two 500-gallon glass lined reactors and creates a third small scale work center, further increasing flexibility for customer projects.
India reputation findings released as CPhI & P-MEC India set to welcome 50,000 pharma executives. CPhI & P-MEC India – organized by UBM – is set to welcome more than 50,000 attendees as the CPhI Global Pharma Index shows the country’s efforts to improve its reputation are paying dividends. India emerged successful in a number of key areas and was ranked by international pharma companies as the third most competitive nation globally.
STK (Stockton), a leading company in the development and marketing of botanical-based food protection solutions, was recognized by AgroPages, receiving its 1st Place BEST-IN-CLASS: Provider of Choice Award for its biofungicide, Timorex Gold.
The Drug, Chemical & Associated Technologies Association (DCAT) has announced its news Board of Directors for year beginning 1st November 2017.
Almac Group, the global contract development and manufacturing organization, has announced the acquisition of 100% shares of BioClin Laboratories, an independent and privately-owned organization based in Athlone, Ireland. Established in 2002 and located in Garrycastle, just two hours away from Almac Group’s Headquarters in Northern Ireland, BioClin is internationally recognised for providing expert analytical services including cGMP pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical analysis, GMP microbiology testing and GLP bioanalysis. The company also boasts Ireland’s leading GLP certified (INAB), cGMP certified (HPRA) and FDA registered contract laboratory.
CPhI Worldwide returned to Frankfurt, Germany, on 24-26 October 2017. Sarah Harding spoke to top executives from Albemarle, Avara, BIOCAD, Bushu, Cambrex, Fine Organics, Johnson Matthey, Piramal, Robinson Brothers, Solvias, SPI Pharma, STA Pharma, Suparna, Uetikon, Umicore, Vertellus and others…