Vertellus Supports Life Science Industry with Portfolio of Reducing Agents and Custom Manufacturing Solutions
Company will showcase spectrum of pharmaceutical offerings at Chemspec Europe
(June 18, 2018, Indianapolis, Ind., USA) —Technical experts representing Vertellus’ active product ingredient (API) technologies and contract manufacturing services will be at Chemspec Europe, June 20-21 to present innovations in fine and specialty chemical technologies and custom manufacturing. As a global manufacturer of fine and specialty chemicals, experts will share how Vertellus’ toolkit of chemistries, technologies and custom manufacturing services are addressing the challenges faced by formulators and producers of pharmaceuticals in an increasingly global and highly regulated environment. During Chemspec Vertellus scientists and technology leaders will be discussing:
Custom Manufacturing Services: Vertellus will introduce Chemspec attendees to a broadened line of customized manufacturing capabilities delivering continuous improvement and global coverage, supported by a local team of experts. The company’s core technologies developed in its global technology centers are supported by local experts in the field who inform application strategies, and advise on issues ranging from sourcing raw materials to complying with up-to-the-moment health and safety legislation.
Vitride* Reducing Agent: A powerful liquid metal hydride reagent, Vitride is used in some of the world’s most sophisticated drugs, and is favored for its stability and ease of use compared to other reducing agents such as LiAIH4. Vitride provides formulators with a strong yet versatile reducing agent that allows for partial reductions and better control and solubility compared to LiAIH4. Thermally stable at temperatures up to 170◦C, Vitride is neither oxygen sensitive nor pyrophoric at ambient conditions.
The VERTELLUS* group of companies manufactures fine and specialty chemicals used in diverse applications, processes and market sectors, including agriculture, life sciences, industrial specialties, nutrition, personal care and plastics.Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana (USA), near several of the world’s leading research universities, Vertellus benefits from a technically advanced global manufacturing base. The company employs more than 800 employees and maintains facilities in the U.S., United Kingdom, India and China.
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