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Best Chemical Engineering Companies in Europe (2021)

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Europe based Chemical Engineering companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Chemical Engineering industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Europe Chemical Engineering Companies

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Topas Therapeutics

Topas Therapeutics

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Topas Therapeutics GmbH is a private Hamburg, Germany-based biotechnology company focused on developing products to address areas of major unmet need, including autoimmune diseases, allergies and anti-drug antibodies. The Topas Particle Conjugates technology platform induces antigen-specific immune tolerance by harnessing the liver’s natural immunology capabilities.

The Company has several proprietary programs; lead product candidate TPM203 has recently entered clinical testing for pemphigus vulgaris, an orphan disease. Other programs are in anti-drug antibodies, celiac disease, Type 1 diabetes, as well as a multiple sclerosis program that is available for partnering.

Topas has a research and option agreement with Eli Lilly and Company focused on antigen-specific tolerance induction and a multi-year agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim to collaborate in the field of anti-drug antibodies. Topas’ investors include: Epidarex Capital, Gimv, EMBL Ventures, Evotec and Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund..

Carbios

Carbios

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Carbios is a chemistry company that focuses on discovering and developing enzymatic bioprocesses applied to plastic and textile polymers.

Smart Separations Ltd

Smart Separations Ltd

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Smart Separations is a limited company based in London UK that has patented an innovative microfiltration technology to produce ceramic filters with self-assembled controllable pores of uniform size in the range between

It aims to be the world’s leader in MF and particle separations technology – filling the void gap that exists in the market nowadays.. .

EnginZyme

EnginZyme

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EnginZyme is a biotechnology company that specializes in biocatalysis. It creates products for easy and cost-efficient implementation of biocatalytic processes and helps the chemical industry transition to a sustainable way of operating.

The company is driven by a mission to make biocatalysis the first choice for chemical process designers worldwide.. .

Aqdot

Aqdot

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Aqdot‘s technology allows for an energy- and raw material-efficient way of manufacturing microcapsules, leading to lower energy consumption and less waste. Potential applications include encapsulating enzymes in laundry detergents, or encapsulating fertilisers in the agrochemical sector.

Microencapsulation is a multi-billion-per-annum industry with established applications in household and personal care, food and agrochemical markets.. .

Green Biologics

Green Biologics

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Green Biologics offers fermentation technologies for the conversion of biomass to renewable fuels and chemicals.

Porotech

Porotech

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Porotech is a spin-out from the University of Cambridge. It mainly focuses on the development of wide-bandgap compound GaN semiconductors by applying material technologies and solutions to unleash the full potential of GaN to revolutionize the electronics industry.

The company was co-founded by Dr. Tongtong Zhu, Dr.

Yingjun Liu, and Prof. Rachel Oliver..

ManuCo

ManuCo

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MANUCO is a supplier for the defense, outdoors, law enforcement, pyrotechnics and civil explosives industries.

MOF Technologies

MOF Technologies

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MOF Technologies (Belfast, UK) leads the development and commercialisation of advanced materials called MOFs. Our patented technology enables us to take MOFs from concept to high-performing, real-world products for CO2 capture, toxic gas storage and fruit preservation.

Through joint collaborations with partners, we examine MOF performance, enhance the material’s properties to suit the needs of their application and produce low-cost, shaped MOFs in the form factor needed for their application.. .

Ioniqa Technologies

Ioniqa Technologies

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Ioniqa Technologies is a high-tech chemical company.

Groglass

Groglass

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Groglass developers and manufacturers of anti-reflective and other high-performance coatings on glass and acrylic for various industries.

EV Biotech

EV Biotech

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We believe that with the current technology society is on the verge of creating a bio-based economy. EV Biotech will evolve the chemical feedstock market by revolutionizing the methods of microbial cell factory strain engineering; hereby shifting the chemical market from petrochemical-based to biological-based chemical production.

A revolutionary step for a more sustainable world.. .

Serstech

Serstech

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Serstech is a young solutions-oriented company based in Lund, Sweden. Through a passionate team embracing ease of use, open systems.

Odfjell Drilling

Odfjell Drilling

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Odfjell Drilling is a listed international drilling, well service and engineering company

Seram Coatings

Seram Coatings

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Seram Coatings´ product ThermaSiC enables SiC (Silicon Carbide) to be applied as a coating by thermal spraying for the first time. ThermaSiC provides superior coating performance in corrosive and abrasive environments as well as at high temperatures (up to 1500° C in air and 2400° C in inert atmosphere).

As SiC is one of the worlds hardest synthetic materials (only exceeded by diamond, cubic boron nitride and boron carbide) and possesses lower density than competing solutions such as WC (tungsten carbide), ThermaSiC gives your products a longer lifetime, lower maintenance costs as well as giving you a competitive advantage.. .

Delft Advanced Biorenewables

Delft Advanced Biorenewables

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Uses a proprietary separation / fermentation technology that intensifies biobased chemical/fuel production to produce more for less costs

Martin and Co Ltd

Martin and Co Ltd

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Martin and Co Ltd was funded, for providing different R&D services in the field of chemistry method development, biotechnological process development and analytical chemistry method developments. Their company is located at Berlini Park (http://www.berlinipark.hu/), which is an incubation space for chemistry related start-ups in Budapest (formal buildings of Medicinal Chemistry research Center, which was shut down 10 years ago).

We have all necessary laboratory units, toolkits and devices to carry out their research. Regarding analytical chemistry, we have Shimadzu Mass Spectrometer-2020(CL) and excess to other analytical units at the campus of Berlini Park.

In summer of 2017, after the completion of RAID SME Instrument Phase 1 project by Tonosoft Ltd, the RAID knowledge and rights were transferred to Martin and Co Ltd. The patent about RAID project was prepared and submitted by Martin and Co Kft in October 2017..

Exigence Technologies

Exigence Technologies

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Exigence Technologies is an emerging B2B innovation partner serving the smart coatings & specialty chemicals industry. Their team has developed the highly-effective, ‘stimulus-responsive’ SymbiCoat™ family of monomers for incorporation into a variety of polymer coating systems, including acrylics, epoxies & polyurethanes.

Coatings and polymers that incorporate SymbiCoat™ monomers are best suited for end-use coating applications “Where Clean is Critical” – that is, in market segments such as food & beverage processing, industrial asset protection, water distribution and healthcare. The highly-skilled Exigence science and engineering team is the sole expert in its SymbiCoat™ chemistries and is continuously innovating to create new, application-specific molecules and coatings demonstrators that meet and anticipate needs in the industrial smart coatings market.

Their team has deep expertise in monomer design and is available to help optimize integration of SymbiCoat™ into your product application.. .

AVA Biochem AG

AVA Biochem AG

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AVA Biochem is a specialty chemicals company and produces the premium platform chemical 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural (5-HMF) from renewable biomass. The company delivers to the pharmaceutical, food and fine chemical industry as well as to research customers around the globe to support the development of novel, bio-based products and solutions in a wide range of applications.

AVA Biochem BSL AG is a subsidiary of AVA Biochem AG and is located in Muttenz, Switzerland, where the world’s first dedicated 5-HMF production plant is operated.. .

Apex Molecular

Apex Molecular

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Apex Molecular a leading provider of specialist chemistry services to the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and applied chemistry sectors.

Novasep

Novasep

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Novasep is a service provider in the field of molecule production and purification for the life science and chemical industries. It was founded in 1995 and is established in Europe, Asia, and North America.

It is constantly expanding its presence to better serve its customers.. .

Chemicle

Chemicle

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Building a green pathway to turn a polluting waste into new resources for a cleaner chemical industry.

ColVisTec

ColVisTec

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ColVisTec works with manufacturers in the paint, pharmaceutical, plastics, and chemical industries. The company supports them with a reliable and industry-ready inline UV-Vis spectroscopy.​ ​ColVisTec develops, adapts, and applies unique technology & software solutions based on in-line UV-Vis spectrophotometry to the paint, pharmaceutical, plastics, and chemical industries.

By adding inline UV-Vis spectrophotometry devices onto the assembly line, ColVisTec can measure the production output in real-time. In addition, it opens fantastic opportunities for productivity as well as quality gains, leading to a huge stand-alone benefit for your factory when implemented into the context of digitalized manufacturing: Industry 4.0.

Its technology can be customized for a wide variety of processes, allowing flexible hardware configurations, offering data output in different formats, and excellent integration with the software solutions already in place. The company was founded in 2009 and is now co-funded by the Horizon 2020 program of the European Union..

Evonik Industries

Evonik Industries

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Evonik, the creative industrial group from Germany, is in specialty chemicals. Its activities focus on the key megatrends health, nutrition, resource efficiency and globalization.

In 2010 about 80 percent of the Groups chemical sales came from activities where it ranks among the market leaders. Evonik benefits specifically from its innovative prowess and integrated technology platforms.

Evonik is active in over 100 countries around the world. In fiscal 2010 more than 34,000 employees generated sales of around €13.3 billion and an operating profit (EBITDA) of about €2.4 billion..

CeramTec

CeramTec

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This great application diversity is possible thanks to advanced ceramics, also referred to as technical ceramics, engineering ceramics or industrial ceramics. These terms cover a variety of different and in part highly specialized ceramic materials with unique mechanical, electrical, thermal and biochemical properties and property combinations.

CeramTec is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of technical ceramics and is specialized in the development, manufacturing and sales of parts, components and products made from ceramic materials.” Advanced ceramics from CeramTec, as an international manufacturer and supplier, are used in the Automotive Industry, in Electronics, Energy and Environmental Technology, Equipment, Mechanical, and Medical Engineering and in many other applications. Correctly selecting the required ceramic materials, adjusting and adapting Advanced Ceramics to meet the respective requirements in the field of application, and optimally designing and manufacturing parts and components to take advantage of the special material properties of ceramics are core competencies of the ceramics experts and specialists at CeramTec.

With more than 3,600 employees and production sites and subsidiaries in Europe, America and Asia, CeramTec as manufacturer and supplier has a worldwide presence and is part of Rockwood Holdings Inc., a group of companies based in Princeton (USA) that is active in the specialty chemicals and advanced materials business areas.. .

AkzoNobel [Dulux Brand]

AkzoNobel [Dulux Brand]

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AkzoNobel operates as a paints and coatings company worldwide. It offers decorative paints, including paints, lacquers, and varnishes; a range of mixing machines and color concepts for the building and renovation industry; and specialty coatings for metal, wood, and other building materials primarily under the Dulux, Coral, Levis, and Flexa brands.

AkzoNobel also provides performance coatings to protect and enhance ships, cars, aircraft, yachts, architectural components, consumer goods, and oil and gas facilities. Akzo that began operation in 1646 became AkzoNobel in 1994, with its headquarters in Amsterdam in the Netherlands..

ProPhos Chemicals

ProPhos Chemicals

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ProPhos is a green chemical company based in Italy.

NPS

NPS

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NPS designs and develops polymers for the environmental age.

Nanoseen

Nanoseen

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We are professionals in obtaining innovative nanomaterials (Nanotubes, Nafibers, Nanoneedles, Nanospheres, MOFs, Graphene etc.).​ Nanoseen creates unique solutions for the desalination of both sea and brackish water using its next-generation nanomaterials obtained on recycled metal wafers. Water pollutants have huge impacts on the entire living systems including terrestrial, aquatic, and aerial flora and fauna.

In addition to conventional priority, and newly emerging micro/nano-pollutants, increasing global warming and consequent climate changes are posing major threats to the fresh water availability. Global warming and climate change are constantly increasing the salinity level of both land and sea water, dwindling the availability of existing fresh water for household, agriculture and industry.

Nanoseen builds a water treatment technology solutions that not only removes macro-, micro- and nano-pollutants but also desalinates water. #nanomaterials #nanotechnology #nanotubes #nanoforest #graphene #graphite #carbontubes #MOFs #nanomembranes #nanoneedles #nanoflowers.

Kerionics

Kerionics

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KERIONICS is a Technological Base Company dedicated to the production of ceramic membranes modules and facilities for the separation of oxygen from the air. Its principal activity is the R&D in the field of chemical engineering and ceramic technology, as well as the later exploitation of its own developments.

Its technological knowledge is orientated to give response to needs of oxygen Intensive-consumption Industries which want to reduce the expense destined for the generation and / or supply of oxygen (companies of manufacture of Ceramic Frits, Glazes and Colour Industry, companies of Glassmaking, Metallurgy and Steel Industry, Refining and Petrochemistry, refineries of oil and gas, etc).. .

Kemira Chemicals

Kemira Chemicals

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Kemira Chemicals is a chemicals company that offers the water-intensive industries with chemicals and advisory services. It mainly caters to the pulp and paper producers, oil and mining industry, and municipal and industrial customers.

Kemira Chemicals was acquired by 3i Group in July 2004. Kemira Chemicals was founded in 1920 and is based in Helsinki, Southern Finland..

Gimeco

Gimeco

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Gimeco is a group of companies for all needs related to hot-dip galvanizing, engineering, commissioning, services, and chemicals.

HCS Group GmbH

HCS Group GmbH

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HCS Group GmbH manufactures and sells specialty chemicals and hydrocarbons for customers.

PULVERIT

PULVERIT

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PULVERIT operates as a powder coatings manufacturer.

Nouryon Industrial Chemicals

Nouryon Industrial Chemicals

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Nouryon Industrial Chemicals produces and supplies ingredients essential in the manufacturing of everyday products.

Wacker Chemie

Wacker Chemie

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Wacker Chemie has a global network of production sites spanning all key regions. 17,000 employees on five continents devise innovative solutions locally for maximum customer benefit and generate synergies for efficient collaborations.

To this end, they maintain and further develop an integrated management system in accordance with ISO, GMP and sustainable development, as well as actively participate in the global Responsible Care program. Quality, health, safety, and environmental awareness are the cornerstones of their entrepreneurial mindset and practices at all Wacker Chemie sites..

Qu & Co BV

Qu & Co BV

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Quantum-computational algorithm and software development

Vulcanic

Vulcanic

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Vulcanic SA designs, manufactures, and sells electrical heating and cooling solutions. The company offers liquid heating solutions, such as screw plug immersion heaters, flange immersion heaters, liquid circulation heaters, and temperature control units; gas heating solutions, including wall-mounted air heaters, duct heaters, high temperature generators, and radiators; and solid heating solutions, which include heating cartridges and high flux rods, band heaters, infrared generators, and strip heaters.

It also offers cooling solutions, such as air conditioning units, air/water exchangers, industrials chillers, and dehumidifiers; temperature measurement solutions that include thermostats and temperature safety cut outs, electromechanical thermostats, pt100 sensors and thermocouples, and sealing glands; and temperature control and power supply solutions, including temperature controllers, static power units, controllers, and power and control cabinets. It serves food and beverage, oil and gas, railway, power generation, aeronautics, petrochemical, industrial process, chemical pharmaceutical, nuclear power generation, automotive, marine, environment, and facility management industries through sales representatives worldwide.

The company was founded in 1973 and is based in Neuilly sur Marne, France. It has locations in Antwerpen, Belgium; Metz, Neuilly sur Marne, and Saint Florentin, France; Hanau and Sonneberg, Germany; Jakarta, Indonesia; Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Moscow, Russian Federation; Montornes del Valles and Torrelavega, Spain; Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; and Norwich, United Kingdom.

Vulcanic SA is a former subsidiary of Dynaction SA.. .

ADVANSA Marketing GmbH

ADVANSA Marketing GmbH

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ADVANSA is a leading European fiber manufacturer based in Germany. The company is characterized by an extensive program of high-performance fibers made of various polymers, their innovative capability and the environmental compatibility of their products and manufacturing processes.

Their commitment includes building long-term and profitable partnerships along the entire value chain. They offer their customers added value through advanced and sustainable technologies and brands.

They are an innovative and agile man-made fibers – companies that supply through advanced, sustainable technology and branding for the customer creates.. .

METabolic EXplorer

METabolic EXplorer

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METabolic EXplorer is a biochemistry company that develops industrial alternatives to petrochemical processes. It offers chemical manufacturers viable, long-term alternatives based on renewable resources.

METabolic EXplorer considers the economic performance of each production process to be a fundamental factor of competitiveness in relation to petrochemical processes. It is continually working to improve the efficiency of microorganisms and to make its technologies more competitive, notably by diversifying the supply of renewable raw materials.

The company aims to produce basic chemical compounds that already have a large number of industrial applications essential to everyday life.. .

LyraChem

LyraChem

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A Newcastle upon Tyne, UK-based chemical company

Drage&Mate International

Drage&Mate International

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Drage&Mate International is a low profile R&D firm specialized in chemical engineering for power generation and vehicle propulsion systems.

Ennomotive

Ennomotive

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Ennomotive is n open innovation platform with crowdsourcing of engineers that helps companies solve real-life technological challenges. Through its open innovation platform companies post their challenges and get solutions developed by its community of more than 17,000 engineers for cash prizes and recognition.

The company was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.. .

SwissBlot

SwissBlot

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SwissBlot developed a method to extract chemicals from plants efficiently.

nano Care Deutschland AG

nano Care Deutschland AG

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Nano-Care Deutschland AG is an internationally leading specialist in the production company.

OrganoClick

OrganoClick

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OrganoClick is manufacturing and supplying a range of unique environmentally friendly biomaterials and chemical compositions.

Thurckon Srl

Thurckon Srl

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Thurckon has been working for over thirty years in the field of chemicals for heat treatment producing a complete range of protective paints and supplying leading gear-box and transmission manufacturers. It may be defined as a family-run business in that the passion for chemistry has been handed over from father to son as much as that valuable heritage consisting of on-the-field experience and a high level of workmanship.

The Company’s core business is water-based carburizing and nitriding stop-off paints for heat treatment as well as made-to-the -order products. Thurckon was one of the first companies to be concerned with safety of operators by formulating its products according to environmentally sound principles.

The same philosophy helped it formulate the other product lines, combing functionality with environmental focus.. .

Immaterial Labs

Immaterial Labs

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Immaterial Labs develop nanomaterials that are super effective at storing and separating gas.

Stahl

Stahl

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Stahl offers innovative solutions for treatments, coatings and processing with a focus on durability, comfort & functionality of materials.

Jenkins & Davies Engineering

Jenkins & Davies Engineering

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Jenkins & Davies Engineering is an engineering company specialized in the petrochemical industry.

Radici Group

Radici Group

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Radici Group deals with the production and manufacturing of specialty chemicals, performance polymers, synthetic fibers and nonwovens.

Green Lizard Technologies

Green Lizard Technologies

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Green Lizard Technologies is a green, sustainable,secure technology spin-out embedded in the School of chemistry, Chemical Engineering, QUB.

Galen

Galen

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Galen” is a domestic manufacturer of modern composite materials for industrial civil engineering, electric power industry and the road industry. As a developer and pioneer in the implementation of basalt plastic technologies in Russia, Western and Eastern Europe, today Galen is the leader of the domestic market in basalt plastic construction materials.

The company occupies more than 50% of the composite communications market in Russia and the CIS. The plant is a successful manufacturer of flexible connections, facade dowels, fittings and mesh.

Products made of composite material – basalt plastic, developed and patented by Galen, are know-how. The use of these high-strength corrosion-resistant products instead of metal analogs allows improving the quality of the facilities under construction and at the same time reducing the cost of construction.

The plant’s products have been praised abroad, more than 20% of the products are shipped to foreign countries, and thousands of “passive” houses have been built in the UK using flexible Galen links.. .

Antala

Antala

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Antala Ltd. distributes the best speciality chemical brands in UK & Ireland.

Antala Ltd. offers an excellent range of industrial adhesives and have a long experience in the industry that allows us to understand your business perfectly and help you optimize your processes as well as generating comprehensive solutions.

By working with a leading company in the market of adhesives, sealants and surface treatments, you can access our unique range of products, take advantage of our experience and ensure maximum reliability in your processes. Antala is part of the DGE Group, composed of distributors of technical products thoughout Europe..

cheMastery

cheMastery

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Laboratory Automation

Maire Tecnimont

Maire Tecnimont

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Maire Tecnimont is a technology-driven multinational Group working for the transformation of natural resources into innovative products.

HiQ-Nano

HiQ-Nano

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HiQ-Nano is a nanotechnology oriented company.

Vacis

Vacis

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VACIS is the leading tissue engineering company for body-own blood vessels.VACIS develops in situ tissue engineered blood vessels providing novel therapeutic options for vascular surgery. Prosthetic vascular graft failure is a frequent complication in vascular surgery with substantial morbidity and health care costs.

VACIS provides patients autologous graft vessels, with sustained patency and fewer complications requiring less corrective interventions.. .

Air Liquid Gas

Air Liquid Gas

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Air Liquide is the world’s leading supplier of gases, technology and services for industry and healthcare. The business is represented in 80 countries, has about 66,000 employees and over 3.6 million customers and patients.

Oxygen, nitrogen and hydrogen are small molecules that are fundamental to life, matter and energy. These gases are the cornerstones of Air Liquide’s scientific work and have been at the heart of the Group’s operations since it was founded in 1902.

Air Liquide Gas AB is part of the Air Liquide Group. Together with our sister companies in Denmark, Finland and Norway, we are part of a joint Nordic organization.

This means that we have the resources to offer our customers a very high level of service, even across national borders.. .

Chemco International

Chemco International

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Chemco International is a world leader in innovative coating solutions in the Protective & Marine Coatings Industry.

Hexigone Inhibitors

Hexigone Inhibitors

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Hexigone is an agile and progressive pigment company that works with multi-nationals to provide environmentally responsive coatings.

HEXPOL

HEXPOL

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HEXPOL is a polymers group with strong global positions in advanced polymer compounds (Compounding), gaskets for plate heat exchangers (Gaskets), and plastic and rubber materials for truck and castor wheel applications (Wheels). Customers are primarily systems suppliers to the global automotive and engineering industry, construction industry, the energy, oil and gas sector, medical equipment manufacturers and OEM manufacturers of plate heat exchangers and forklifts.

The Group is organised in two business areas, HEXPOL Compounding and HEXPOL Engineered Products.. .

Jacobi Carbons

Jacobi Carbons

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Jacobi Carbons is a Gas & Chemicals company.

Chemtrix

Chemtrix

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Chemtrix supplies complete and customized microreactor systems for R&D and commercial manufacturing.

EMS Group

EMS Group

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EMS Group is a chemical company that engages in the high-performance polymers and specialty chemicals businesses worldwide. The company produces, sells, and develops fibers, fusible adhesives, and adhesive yarns for technical and textile applications; adhesion promoters for the tire industry, powder coatings, and reactive diluents.

It also manufactures ignitors for airbag gas generators. EMS Group concentrates on operational growth with specialty products, defines Performance Polymers as core business, and returns financial resources not required for an operational business to the shareholders.

It has 26 production sites in 16 different countries and is represented throughout the world with company-owned sales companies or by distributors/traders. EMS Group was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Domat, Ems, Switzerland..

Inkling Cambridge

Inkling Cambridge

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Inkling Cambridge is a cambridge-based technology startup developing solution-based applications for graphene and 2d materials. Graphene has potential to be the next “platform material”, with applications including high speed and flexible electronics, improved energy storage, high performance sensors, and high strength composite materials.

However, the challenges associated with handling graphene and integrating it with other processes have limited its mass-market applications to date. We are seeking to address this, and have developed a universal process to add value to commercially available graphene “powder” from any source by dispersing in selected solvent mixtures.

We are now targeting high-volume and low-cost applications for the process, including high strength polymer composites for coatings and adhesives, and conductive inks for printable electronics.. .

SKW Stahl Metallurgie Holding AG

SKW Stahl Metallurgie Holding AG

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SKW Stahl-Metallurgie Holding AG is a world-leading provider of desulphurization and secondary metallurgy solutions for the steel industry. The Group is seen as the global market leader in the development and production of industrial cored wire with specialty chemicals for the production of high-grade steel.

The SKW Metallurgie Group also deals in magnesium and calcium carbide that play an essential part in hot metal desulphurization. In its core business, the SKW Metallurgie Group (headed by SKW Stahl-Metallurgie Holding AG) develops, manufactures and sells products and services used in desulphurization of hot metal, and in refining of liquid steel (mainly through industrial cored wire).

A Group of long-standing tradition, SKW Metallurgie has established itself as a competent partner in the global steel industry. The brands SKW Metallurgie, ESM, Tecnosulfur, and Affival represent quality, delivery reliability and innovation.

The SKW Metallurgie Group is seen as a global market leader in developing and manufacturing industrial cored wire with special chemicals for the production of high-grade steel. The European unit using the “SKW Metallurgie” brand (the sales unit SKW Stahl-Metallurgie GmbH), Tecnosulfur, and the ESM Group primarily provide solutions for the desulphurization and refinement of hot metal that is turned into high-grade-steel.

The segment also entails a share in the Indian Joint Venture Jamipol, offering hot metal desulphurization solutions for the Indian market. SKW Metallurgie customers include producers of high-grade steel to be used in the automotive industry, in shipbuilding and mechanical engineering, in construction of installations for the chemical and petrochemical industries as well as in the manufacture of household appliances.

The SKW Metallurgie Group consists of the two operative business segments “Cored Wire,” and “Powder and Granules”. The registered headquarters of SKW Stahl-Metallurgie Holding AG are located in Unterneukirchen (Germany)..

Polyscope Polymers

Polyscope Polymers

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Polyscope is the global leader in research, product development, production and supply of styrene maleic anhydride (SMA) copolymers, compounds, aqueous solutions and styrene, maleic anhydride and N-phenylmaleimide (SMANPMI) terpolymers. Polyscope offers a full spectrum of SMA and SMANPMI copolymers and compounds for engineering plastic and specialty chemical applications under the trade names XIRAN® and XIBOND™.

The XIRAN® resins and XIBOND™ blend optimizers have a very broad molar mass range and a broad maleic anhydride variation. For engineering plastics the SMA/ABS based compounds have varying impact modification levels and glass fiber content.

For specialty chemical applications Polyscope offers low molecular weight XIRAN® base resins and solutions that are chemically modified to meet customer needs.. .

Bebig

Bebig

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Bebig is a preparation and packaging of microsources for brachytherapy using isotope. Brachytherapy is a form of radiotherapy for malignant tumors in which the radiation source is placed within the affected organ.

The optimal dose of radiation is delivered directly to the tumor without exposing adjacent tissues and organs. Brachytherapy is used extensively worldwide; it has been used in 800 medical centers in the United States and Western Europe for over 14 years.

This project will establish domestic production of microsources, titanium capsules containing a gold wire (x-ray marker) and radionuclide 125I (iodine-125) in the form of silver iodide whose surface has been modified for better ultrasound visualization. Portfolio company will also produce nanostructured microspheres of polymer, glass, or silicon particles that incorporate atoms of radioactive isotopes.

Their diameters are about 30 microns. Microsources produced by the project will be used to treat prostate, liver, and pancreatic cancers.

Prostate cancer is one of the most common diseases in the country. There are more than 2.5 million cancer patients in Russia for whom effective treatment is essential.

The project has high social significance.. .

Manro Performance Chemicals

Manro Performance Chemicals

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Manro Performance Chemicals specializes in manufacturing chemicals for household detergents.

Starbon Technologies

Starbon Technologies

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Starbon® Technologies Ltd manufactures and markets Starbon®, a patented class of bio-based mesoporous materials derived from uniquely modified polysaccharides and capable of being tuned to specific applications. Starbon® products deliver a step change in performance over existing systems for example, acid resins in catalysis, Porous Graphitic Carbons in separation, and activated carbon in adsorption.

They are more selective, efficient and effective. The Starbon® range resolves a spectrum of technical challenges by combining high mesoporosity (up to 2.0 cm3g-1) and high surface area (up to 500 m2g-1).

It comes in a range of physical forms, with tuneable properties from hydrophilic to hydrophobic and has the ability to adsorb and desorb rapidly.. .

Chemovator

Chemovator

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Chemovator is an incubator of chemistry businesses.

Raleigh Coatings

Raleigh Coatings

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Raleigh Coatings is a coater of silicone gel and solvent acrylic adhesives.

Kemtecnia

Kemtecnia

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Kemtecnia provides renewable energy, solar energy and chemical engineering services.

PTS Plastic-Technologie-Service

PTS Plastic-Technologie-Service

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PTS operates a state of the art manufacturing plant at Steinsfeld, Germany with more than 20,000 tons of installed capacity, as well as a technical support facility. A marketing office 10 km away in Tauberzell includes facilities for training, seminars and discussion with customers of possible solutions for automotive, electrical, consumer product, and other applications.

The company has more than 100 employees.. .

Innosyn

Innosyn

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Innosyn uses flow chemistry, bio- and chemocatalysis to produce chemicals product or enzymes along with optimization of plant processes.

CIRCE Crystal Engineering

CIRCE Crystal Engineering

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CIRCE (Center for Intelligent Research in Crystal Engineering) is a company specialized in polymorphism and pharmaceutical cocrystals. They design and perform screenings in order to find new polymorphs, salts and cocrystals of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients by combining the newest technologies and facilities in the field together with an innovative virtual prediction methodology.

Their team has a large experience in areas such as crystal engineering and supramolecular chemistry obtained through academic research projects and collaboration with the pharmaceutical industry. Their work is always carried out in close collaboration with the client’s researchers, adapted to the customer’s needs and under strict confidentiality conditions..

e-Zyvec

e-Zyvec

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E-Zyvec is a biotechnology company that specializes in genetic engineering. It provides solutions in molecular biology to academical or industrial scientists working on a research project with genetic engineering applications.

The company was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Loos France.. .

Sellafield

Sellafield

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Sellafield is a global centre for nuclear engineering management. They pioneered the harnessing of nuclear power to generate electricity for the country.

Now the world is watching as they set international standards in high-hazard reduction. In short, they’re at the forefront of the industry..

Elsyca

Elsyca

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Elsyca is a company that offers engineering simulation tools to various industries including defense, electronics and medical.

SAPIO Group

SAPIO Group

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SAPIO Group is a market in the industrial and medical gases sector.

Hug Engineering

Hug Engineering

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Hug Engineering develops and offers its customers complete systems including manufacturing and assembly. Its key technologies are diesel particulate filters, selective catalytic reduction of NOx and catalytic oxidation.

The company has around 50 million euros of sales and employs 230 people worldwide in five countries.. .

Process Risk Consulting

Process Risk Consulting

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Process Safety Engineering Consultancy

SEKAB

SEKAB

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SEKAB is a chemical and cleantech company.

IBU-tec advanced materials AG

IBU-tec advanced materials AG

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IBU-tec advanced materials AG experts in thermal process engineering.

Ragnarok 2.0

Ragnarok 2.0

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Ragnarok 2.0 helps protect the lives of workers exposed to high-risk environments.

The Intelligent Ink and Pen Company

The Intelligent Ink and Pen Company

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Ink Intelligent is a small company set up by Professor Andrew Mills of the School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering at Queen’s University, Belfast, UK. The company has created inks which provide information on surfaces they come into contact with, and our first commercial product is a pen containing an ink that – in combination with light sufficient to activate the surface – responds to most surfaces that exhibit photocatalytic activity.

These photocatalytic surfaces include most self-cleaning tiles, paints, concrete and glass. The ink not only reveals the presence of a photocatalytic coating, but also can provide a measure of its activity, via the speed of the colour change under defined irradiation conditions..

Airedale Chemical

Airedale Chemical

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Airedale Chemical is a chemical company located in Keighley.

iMEAN

iMEAN

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IMEAN provides silico models analyses for biotechnology companies and academics. Its technology is based on the reconstruction of digital organisms describing the complex genome-scale molecular networks of the living organisms modeled.

The company was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Ramonville-Saint-Agne, Occitanie.. .

Silantes

Silantes

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Silantes is a manufacturer of stable isotope-labeled Biomolecules.

CarbExplore Research

CarbExplore Research

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CarbExplore Research develops carbohydrate-active engineered enzymes enabling the manufacture of carbohydrates and prebiotics.

Miconex

Miconex

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Miconex is a provider of advanced precision fabrication of plastics, primarily for the semiconductor industry.

Imprint Analytics

Imprint Analytics

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Imprint Analytics specializes in determining the origin, identity and authenticity of products and raw materials.

X4C

X4C

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Monolayer chemical coating technology

LabLogic Systems

LabLogic Systems

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LabLogic is a market leader in the supply of LIMS and chromatography data systems to the pharmaceutical and agrochemical industries.

CeNano

CeNano

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CeNano develops, produces and sells ceramic coatings and nanotechnological sealants.

Activotec

Activotec

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Activotec develops and manufactures automated peptide synthesizers to sell worldwide to the peptide synthesis community. All development and production takes place at its facility in Cambridge, UK.

The Activo-P11 Peptide Synthesizer developed and produced by Activotec is widely used by pharma, biotech, custom peptide providers and research institutions for the synthesis of very high quality peptides on a scale from 0.05 – 5.0 mmoles.. .

HTI High Tech Industries AG

HTI High Tech Industries AG

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HTI High Tech Industries AG is a technology group specializing in aluminum die casting. The solution competence in the development and production of complex aluminum components results in synergies which are appreciated by our international customers.

Technology, economy and ecology are the central aspects that accompany us in the development of our products, which are mainly used in the automotive industry.. .

Berwin Group

Berwin Group

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Berwin Group offers custom compounder offering innovative solutions.

Manel

Manel

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Manel provides process lines for applying porous, inorganic, and non-metallic nanostructured coatings to aluminum, magnesium, titanium, and zirconium surfaces Processing lines for applying inorganic, nonmetallic ceramic coatings to metal surfaces will be the main product of this project. The technology was developed by a group led by Professor Anatoly Mamaev, doctor of chemistry.

Micro-arc oxidation technology provides resistance to wear (two to eight times greater resistance), corrosion, and heat and improves the decorative properties of aluminum, magnesium, titanium, and zirconium components. This opens new uses for the metals and reduces production costs.

The technology is safer for the environment because it is less likely to explode and produces no cyanide or nickel/chrome waste.. .

Scitec Research

Scitec Research

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Scitec Research is a chemical and biological research laboratory specialized in the area of environmental science.

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Adrian Michaels

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