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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.

Vapourtec Reaction Video Series

Dr Ryan Skilton flow chemist - Vapourtec

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.

Flow chemistry benefits from inline Raman

Vapourtec Raman spectroscopy

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.

New Vapourtec base on the horizon

Vapourtec UK HQ

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.

A flow chemistry masterclass in Nice

Dr Ryan Skilton flow chemist - Vapourtec

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).

Huge flow success at ACS San Francisco


Date: 30 March 2017 | Category: News

Vapourtec presented its latest flow chemistry innovations at the recent 253rd American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting & Expo in San Francisco.

The event proved a great success for Vapourtec with significant levels of interest in continuous flow photochemistry, in particular the variety of light sources available for the innovative UV-150 photochemical reactor.

Vapourtec service team expanded


Date: 03 March 2017 | Category: News

At Vapourtec we strive to offer the best possible customer support. A significant step towards this objective has been a reorganisation of the service team and the appointment of Wilna Gray in December 2016 as Service Manager.

Showcasing flow chemistry at Pittcon 2017

Vapourtecs E-series Medchem system

Date: 01 March 2017 | Category: News

Vapourtec will be showcasing their E-Series flow chemistry system together with the UV-150 photochemical reactor and recently launched SF-10 lab pump at the forthcoming PITTCON Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy Conference and Expo (Chicago, March 5-9). Please visit the full article for more information.

Vapourtec strikes Hungary distribution deal


Date: 21 February 2017 | Category: News

Vapourtec has recently secured its latest distribution agreement with Budapest-based chemistry specialists Lab-Comp opening up new markets across central and eastern Europe. Founded in 1989, Lab-Comp focuses on supplying general and specialist laboratory equipment to commercial and academic institutions across Hungary and the region.