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Singlet-oxygen new application note presented

Date: 30 January 2018 | Category: News

Singlet-oxygen is a highly energetic electronic state of oxygen. Singlet oxygen has a wide range of synthetic, biological and environmental applications.
This application note describes:
• Production of singlet oxygen in continuous flow
• The use of the UV-150 photochemical reactor for heterogeneous dispersions
• Use of heterogeneous photocatalysts as slurries and packed beds in continuous flow
• Easy handling of a complex flow stream of solid, liquid and gas

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Vapourtec on show at Flow Chem India

Date: 11 January 2018 | Category: News

Continuous flow chemistry specialists Vapourtec and Pi Process Intensification will be showcasing their entry level easy-Medchem E-Series flow chemistry system together with their recently launched SF-10 lab reagent pump at the forthcoming Flow Chemistry India conference in Mumbai (17-18 January).


Vapourtec flow chemistry delivers in Barcelona

Date: 18 December 2017 | Category: News

The recent 9th Symposium on Continuous Flow Reactor Technology for Industrial Applications, held in Barcelona, Spain, proved a great success for Vapourtec with significant levels of interest in the R-Series system and UV-150 photochemical reactor.

Dr Ryan Skilton flow chemist - Vapourtec

Vapourtec Reaction Video Series

Date: 02 November 2017 | Category: News

Vapourtec are launching an 8-part series of videos that show a broad range of reactions being performed using our products in our own laboratory.


Vapourtec MD delivers China talk

Date: 24 October 2017 | Category: News

Vapourtec MD Duncan Guthrie delivered a talk about the company’s involvement in pioneering flow chemistry research at the UK-China Life Sciences business reception in Beijing.


Taming the highly unstable reagent MSH

Date: 27 September 2017 | Category: News

Brocklehurst et al., from the Synthesis and Technologies group at Novartis, demonstrate how Vapourtec R-Series can be used to generate and react highly unstable reagent MSH.


Selective hydrogenation with Stoli catalytic reactors

Date: 17 August 2017 | Category: News

As part of our continuing focus to develop efficient yet straightforward methods for selective hydrogenation in flow, Vapourtec have teamed up with Innovate UK award winners Stoli Catalysts Ltd to demonstrate their recently developed range of catalyst coated reactors for flow chemistry applications.


Vapourtec on show at ACS in US capital

Date: 15 August 2017 | Category: News

Vapourtec’s presence at this year’s 254th ACS National Meeting and Exposition will reflect the event’s theme of ‘chemistry’s impact on the global economy’


In-situ production of Grignard reagents in continuous flow

Date: 06 July 2017 | Category: News

Grignard reagents are powerful tools for forming C-C bonds, but require careful handling. A collaboration between the Janssen Research Group and Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha has used a Vapourtec R-series to overcome the challenges of their formation and use. By developing a continuous flow protocol for the in-situ production of Grignard reagents in continuous flow, reagents are produced as needed and under the safety and control of the Vapourtec system.

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Flow chemistry benefits from inline Raman

Date: 21 April 2017 | Category: News

At Vapourtec we have seen the growing need for real time continuous reaction analysis and monitoring in flow chemistry. This was a key theme at the 8th Symposium on Continuous Flow Reactor Technology for Industrial Applications held in Delft in 2016, and many of our customers have asked what techniques are available to use with the Vapourtec flow reactor platform.

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New Vapourtec base on the horizon

Date: 12 April 2017 | Category: News

Specialist flow chemistry engineering firm Vapourtec is gearing up for continued growth with a new, enlarged headquarters due to open in the summer.

Dr Ryan Skilton flow chemist - Vapourtec

A flow chemistry masterclass in Nice

Date: 04 April 2017 | Category: News

Vapourtec’s Dr Ryan Skilton will be one of four flow chemistry experts scheduled to present a seminar at the forthcoming 1st Masterclass NiceFlow (7th April, Université Nice Sophia Antipolis Faculty of Sciences).

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