Akzo Nobel N.V., trading as AkzoNobel, is a Dutch multinational company, active in the fields of decorative paints, performance coatings and specialty chemicals. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the company has activities in more than 80 countries, and employs approximately 46,000 people. AkzoNobel has a long history of mergers and divestments. Parts of the current company can be traced back to 17th century companies. The milestone mergers and divestments are the formation of AKZO in 1969, the merger with Nobel Industries in 1994 forming Akzo Nobel, and the divestment of its pharmaceutical business and the merger with ICI in 2007/2008 resulting in current day AkzoNobel.
BioMérieux is a multinational biotechnology company founded and headquartered in France. World leader in the field of in vitrodiagnostics, bioMérieux has been providing diagnostic solutions for 50 years, and is now operating in more than 150 countries through 41 subsidiaries and a large network of distributors.
bioMérieux Industry is a specific business unit of bioMérieux with dedicated R&D, marketing, and commercial resources. Developing and Producing the largest range of microbial control solutions (reagents, instruments, software and services), bioMérieux Industry provides answers from sample pressparation to final identification and typing of microorganisms. bioMérieux industry serves with its dedicated teams five main customer types:
- Food /Water
- Cosmetic / Personal Care
- Advanced therapy / Blood banks
- Veterinary diagnostics laboratories
Specialized in airborne disinfection DEVEA is a young and dynamic company, built on 25 years of experience of its founder, jean-marc evanno. DEVEA is the specialist of diffusion technology by spinning disc, with ultra-fine droplet generation.
Erlab is an innovator committed to safety, performance, energy efficiency and sustainability. Erlab has remained the leader in the world for filtered fume hoods, ductless fume hoods, and filtered storage solutions since 1968. Today – 20 international patents later - Erlab is a global leader with:
- Three production facilities located in North America, France and China totaling 200,000 square feet.
- Five locations (USA, France, China, Malaysia, Spain).
- Cutting-edge plastic injection, precision metal, acrylic and filter cartridge manufacturing capabilities
- A dealer network in more than 40 countries
Mettler-Toledo is a multinational manufacturer of scales and analytical instruments. It is the largest provider of weighing instruments for use in laboratory, industrial, and food retailing applications. The company also provides various analytical instruments, process analytics instruments, and end-of-line inspection systems. The company operates worldwide, with 35% of net sales derived from both Europe and the Americas, and 30% from Asia and other countries.
Pall Corporation is a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, serving the diverse needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry.
Pall Life Sciences provides cutting-edge products and services to meet the demanding needs of customers discovering, developing and producing biotech drugs, vaccines, cell therapies and classic pharmaceuticals. Pall offers advanced medical technologies, which are often a patient’s last line of defense from dangerous pathogens. Pall’s food and beverage products provide critical protection from contaminants during various manufacturing steps.
Headquartered in Port Washington, New York, Pall has offices and plants throughout the world.
Romer Labs is a leading global supplier of diagnostic solutions for mycotoxins, food pathogens, food allergens, gluten, GMO, veterinary drug residues, melamine and enzymatic food analysis. Additionally, we operate four fully accredited service labs in Austria, Singapore, UK and the USA.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with revenues of $17 billion and approximately 50,000 employees in 50 countries. Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. help customers accelerate life sciences research, solve complex analytical challenges, improve patient diagnostics and increase laboratory productivity. Through premier brands – Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific and Unity Lab Services –offers unmatched combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and comprehensive support
Veltek Associates, Inc. designs innovative solutions to address the control of particulate and microbial contamination in pharmaceutical and biotechnology operations worldwide. VAI strives to develop meaningful technical relationships with our clients to ensure that VAI products meet, if not exceed, their unique requirements.
The products from VAI’s four divisions build upon each other, making the company a full-circle, single-source supplier able to address any pharmaceutical or biotechnology contamination control requirement.
VAI has been an industry leader since 1981 and owns over 20 USA and foreign patents. We are committed to continual innovation and improvement in our products to satisfy current and future regulatory requirements. Our corporate capabilities and pharmaceutical experience provide the framework for continuing VAI’s leadership in contamination control.