) announced that its custom manufacturing services business unit
- SAFC Commercial - has entered into a services agreement with
CatScI Ltd. With the deal in place, SAFC customers will get
access to metal removal, recovery and recycling services along
with immediate access to new reactions, homogeneous and
heterogeneous catalysis, biocatalysts, solvent selection and
The partnership will leverage CatScI's expertise in catalyzed
reactions and complex chemical processes and SAFC's process
development, scale-up, and manufacturing know-how.
CatScI provides novel solutions and caters to all types of
challenging synthetic chemistry problems. The company has a
strong technology platform and provides differentiated services
in a cost and time efficient manner. CatScI provides expertise in
both chemo and bio-catalysis and the customers can take advantage
of it for the suggestion, screening, selection, development and
optimization of reactions and processes.
Catalysis is gaining importance in the pharmaceutical industry
and about 90% of chemicals now require the use of catalytic
processes in their manufacture. With chemical processes becoming
more and more complex, industrial chemists look forward to
employing catalysis to achieve concise and economical processes
in R&D and production.
CatScI is a UK-based catalysis company that aims at maximizing
yield, optimizing quality, reducing waste and minimizing chemical
development costs through reaction understanding. Sigma-Aldrich
is a lab chemical and life sciences company focused on enhancing
human health and safety.
Sigma-Aldrich currently maintains a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).
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