Milliken Chemical

SiVance, LLC introduces Chemspec Europe visitors to its unique custom manufacturing capabilities for silicone-based reactive & fine chemicals

Booth G101
Basel Messe, Switzerland, June 1 – 2, 2016

Ghent, Belgium – SiVance, LLC, a subsidiary of Milliken & Company, invites Chemspec Europe visitors to Booth G101 to discover its highly-flexible custom manufacturing capabilities, offering rapid and confidential support to customers requiring reactive silicone-based intermediates and fine chemicals.

SiVance’s dedication to custom manufacturing and unique tailored support ability are central to the service it gives its international customer base, along with its experience in handling hazardous and reactive materials in bulk quantities and sourcing basic chlorosilanes as starting materials for a wide variety of products. In addition to supplying customers looking for off-the-shelf solutions, almost half the portfolio consists of tailor-made specialties developed through its world-class, rapid prototype & process development and scale-up facilities.

SiVance’s ability to offer an exceptionally short turnaround for initial feasibility assessment is highly-valued by customers.

SiVance’s facility adheres to high quality and safety standards and is equipped with several different reactors capable of handling grams to hundreds of tons per year, depending on customer needs. SiVance recently introduced a new, state-of-the-art R&D laboratory with an extended team to further strengthen its innovation and product development focus. The on-site R&D team also provides round-the-clock support to manufacturing and operations to ensure successful technology scale-up.

“SiVance’s confidential, custom support is valued by customers around the world with special requirements who are looking for a reliable partner. We have built-up our expertise over more than 60 years and set ourselves apart through our focus on process development, manufacturing capabilities and speed of response. Chemspec Europe will provide a valuable platform for us to introduce the benefits of our synthesis and manufacturing service to a broad audience,” comments Dr. Philippe Scheerlinck, Senior New Business Development Manager EMEA, SiVance, LLC.

The wide range of SiVance® silane and silicone products offer novel, tailor-made functionalities for customers seeking precision performance in the semiconductor, coatings, pharmaceutical, building & construction, personal care and optics industries, and polymer modifiers and specialty intermediates application segments. SiVance also modifies and improves elastomers, thermosets and thermoplastics used, for example, in high performance coatings, adhesives, sealants, dental applications and the medical field.

For more information, visit the SiVance team at Booth G101, Chemspec Europe at the Basel Messe from June 1-2, 2016.

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Notes for editors

About SiVance, LLC

SiVance, LLC is a leader in silicone chemistry, focusing on the development and manufacture of specialty silicone technologies and intermediates required to modify basic silicone polymers. Strategically positioned within the silicone supply chain, SiVance offers silanes, siloxanes and silazanes imparted with various functionalities, including vinyl, hydride, amino groups as well as fluorinated silicones, alkytrialkoxysilanes and custom manufacturing for customers in need of precision performance. Silicone in its most basic form is a fully synthetic polymer with a repeating Si-O (chemical) backbone, a basic starting point from which our silicone experts can synthesize a range of products delivering certain characteristics required in specific customer applications.

About Milliken

Milliken is an innovation company that has been exploring, discovering, and creating ways to enhance people’s lives since 1865. Working from our laboratories, application and development centers around the world, our scientists and engineers create coatings, specialty chemicals, and advanced additive and colorant technologies that transform the way we experience products from automotive plastics to children's art supplies. With expertise across a breadth of disciplines that also includes floor covering and performance materials, the people of Milliken work every day to add true value to people’s lives, improve health and safety, and make this world more sustainable. For more information, visit

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SiVance is a registered trademark of SiVance, LLC, a subsidiary of Milliken & Company.

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