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DSM and Chemtrix sign exclusive distributorship contract on 3D printed metal continuous flow reactors


2016-05

Chemtrix B.V and DSM Chemical Technology R&D B.V., the chemical route scouting  unit of Royal DSM (NYSE, Euronext: DSM KON), jointly announced today that the companies have signed an exclusive distributorship agreement , in the field of 3D printed metal continuous flow reactors to provide sustainable equipment and scale-up support to the chemical industry.

 

The agreement brings together the expertise of both parties in the field of continuous flow chemistry to serve the chemical industry with this new type of flow reactors to facilitate fast process development, piloting and full scale production. Selective laser melting (or 3D printing of metal) delivers full freedom of geometrical design which allows the design and manufacture of customized 3D printed reactors in high efficiency. Chemtrix specializes in continuous flow reactors ranging from lab up to tonne-scale chemical production and also offers flow chemistry services. DSM, by it’s Innosyn® Route Scouting Service unit, offers scalable process developments to a wide range of customers.

 

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