Safic-Alcan and Enzymaster Collaborate on Products for the French Market

09.02.2021 - French specialty chemicals distributor Safic-Alcan and German biotechnology company Enzymaster collaborate to develop and commercialize enzymes for the innovative and sustainable production of active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) intermediates, fine and commodity chemicals, and compounds applied in consumer goods with focus on the French market.

With its expertise in biocatalysis and enzyme engineering, Enzymaster is specialized in custom biocatalytic manufacturing of chiral building blocks and API intermediates, as well as R&D services for enzyme screening, enzyme optimization, development of the biocatalytic reaction process and of the enzyme production process.

“We are delighted with the addition of Enzymaster’s solutions in Safic-Alcan France’s portfolio, this provides a great opportunity to support our customers in applying enzymes in their manufacturing processes and to contribute to a greener and safer environment,” said Gaël Garnaud, Pharmaceutical Business Development Director at Safic-Alcan.

Thomas Daussmann, Managing Director and EVP International Business at Enzymaster, added: “Joining the technical forces of Safic-Alcan will allow us to offer innovative and sustainable R&D services combined with the establishment of complete technology transfer packages and manufacturing collaborations to fine chemical, pharmaceutical, and other industries.”