Founded in 1981, Purolite is a leading manufacturer of ion exchange media, polymeric adsorbents, catalysts and advanced polymers. Headquartered in Bala Cynwyd, PA., the company has manufacturing facilities in the USA, China, Romania and the UK, and operates dedicated R&D centers in the USA, China, Romania, Russia and the UK. Purolite has a network of over 40 offices in over 30 countries to provide customers with easy access to the largest technical sales and support network in the industry.
Started in 2012, Purolite Life Sciences supports R&D and production-scale applications in pharmaceuticals, food production, bioprocessing, fine chemical and other markets. Its portfolio includes high-quality resins for enzyme immobilization, adsorption, extraction, and chromatography, and finished products for biocatalysis. For over 25 years, Purolite resins and adsorbents have been used in drug formulations as active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and excipients from its FDA inspected facility. Purolite is the only globally-active company that focuses its R&D investment exclusively on advanced resin technology. In addition to perfecting existing products, Purolite aim to discover new products for new applications, by developing products that address specific challenges that customers face.