Strem Chemicals, Newbury Port MA, USA
Strem Chemicals, Inc. established in 1964, is a privatelyheld company that manufactures and markets specialty chemicals of high purity. Its clients include academic, industrial and government research and development laboratories as well as commercial scale businesses in the pharmaceutical, microelectronic and chemical / petrochemical industries. Strem also provides custom synthesis (including high pressure synthesis) and cGMP manufacturing services.
Strem’s corporate headquarters is located in Newburyport 38 miles (60km) north of Boston, Massachusetts, USA. This facility covers 48,000 sq. ft (4,460 m2). Its cGMP facility is FDA inspected. The European headquarters and warehouse are located in Bischheim, France.
Strem offers over 4,000 specialty products in the area of metals, inorganics, organometallics and nanomaterials. Its first commercial product was cobalt carbonyl, manufactured in Strem’s high pressure autoclaves. The first catalog also contained catalysts/precatalysts and phosphorus ligands, which continue to be important classes of products offered by Strem. Key product lines include metal carbonyls, metal catalysts for organic synthesis, ligands, especially phosphines and N-heterocyclic carbenes, metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) and atomic layer deposition (ALD) precursors and nanomaterials.