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Johnson Matthey Fine Chemicals supplies efficient and sustainable products and services for companies developing pharmaceuticals, agrochemicals and other fine and specialty chemicals.

We draw on our extensive expertise and specialist technologies across our global network to deliver a collaborative service that’s focused on strengthening your products, to ensure they get to market more efficiently.

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Our offerings include:

Custom Pharma Solutions
Controlled Substances
APIs & Life Cycle Management

Differentiating technologies

We have over 200 years of experience in solving complex chemistry problems in order to advance product development and accelerate innovative processes. Our specialist technologies and capabilities provide a substantial toolkit for diverse complex chemistries, including:

  • unmatched portfolio of catalyst technologies, both homogeneous and heterogeneous
  • chiral synthesis including chemocatalysis and biocatalysis platforms
  • highly potent APIs and controlled substances
  • drug-conjugates and linker technologies
  • solid form sciences
  • manufacturing-scale chromatography and purification sciences
  • large scale cryogenics
  • process analytical technologies.
Global supply

Our network of state-of-the-art R&D, kilo lab, pilot scale and large-scale manufacturing facilities spans Europe, North America and Asia. Our European sites include large-scale GMP manufacturing in Edinburgh and Annan, UK, as well as a broad range of specialist technologies and chemistry facilities in Cambridge and Royston, UK. Our GMP-compliant plants in West Deptford (New Jersey), Conshohocken (Pennsylvania) and Devens (Massachusetts) in the US serve the full range of needs, from early development through to scale-up and full-scale manufacturing. Our Asian sites include Taloja, India, Shanghai and Yantai in China. We have an excellent track record for FDA inspections across all of our GMP facilities.

For more details see our Facilities Page

Sustainability is a high priority for Johnson Matthey and our organisation as a whole has made significant progress in reducing our carbon footprint, and establishing and maintaining best practices for efficiency, including reducing material use and production of waste.

To learn more about Johnson Matthey’s Sustainability Strategy visit: www.matthey.com/sustainability


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