• Uses of Enzymes in Various Industries

    Uses of Enzymes in Various Industries

    Enzymes are biological molecules that catalyze chemical reactions. In enzymatic reactions, the molecules at the beginning of the process are converted into different molecules called products. Almost all chemical reactions in a biological cell need enzymes in order to occur at rates sufficient for life. Some enzymes are used commercially in various industries. Here’s a

  • Why FCAD Invested in Ionic Liquids?

    Why FCAD Invested in Ionic Liquids?

    Low Melting Point Ever tried melting table salt? You can’t melt it in a kitchen because they have a melting point of 801○C! Table salt can easily be dissolved in water, but cannot be melted. This is due to the presence of cations and anions in salt. They pack well to each other, lose their
  • FCAD Becomes First Chemical Company to Accept Cryptocurrency

    FCAD Becomes First Chemical Company to Accept Cryptocurrency

    FCAD, one of the leading manufactures in fine chemical industry, reaches another milestone by accepting payments in cryptocurrency, including Bitcoins and Ethereum from September, 2017. This means that their clients can now pay through mobile phone apps or wallet address using QR codes. This can ease the payment procedure and serve as a good example
  • Watson International strengthens its market position by launching a new line of chemical products

    Watson International strengthens its market position by launching a new line of chemical products

    Watson International Ltd is an FCAD company which focuses on supply and manufacture of  globally developed fine chemicals by R&D companies of the FCAD group. The company claims to lay great emphasis on continually upgrading the technological  aspects of its supply chain and makes it a point to revise its analytical capabilities through  staff training,

  • Technological Capabilities of an Efficient Chemical Supplier

    Technological Capabilities of an Efficient Chemical Supplier

    Globalization is the unsurprising consequence of the swift technological advancements that we can witness today. The chemical supply sector is one of the largest and most extensive business sectors in the world, which has really grown in complexity and competition over time. To cope up with the growing challenges of the field, the technological capabilities

  • All about Quality Control and Packaging of Chemicals

    All about Quality Control and Packaging of Chemicals

    Quality control and packaging of chemicals is an essential part of any supply chain industry. Chemicals need special care because of their delicate nature that gets affected by the slightest change in temperature and pressure. Adequate packaging prevents the risk of toxicity and acts as an effective means of identification, protection, information, and presentation. Following

  • Watson FDCA Pilot Plant, China

    Watson FDCA Pilot Plant, China

    In early 2014, Watson International Ltd (Watson for short, http://www.watson-int.com) under FCAD Group had begun construction of a pilot plant for the production of 2,5-Furandicarboxylic acid (FDCA, CAS 3238-40-2) and its material 5-hydroxymethylfurfural (HMF, CAS 67-47-0) in Ningbo, China. FDCA as a chemical building block is usually used to produce innovative green fuels, chemicals and
  • Omega-3 fatty acids

    Omega-3 fatty acids

    Overview Omega-3 fatty acids are considered essential fatty acids: They are necessary for human health but the body can’t make them -- you have to get them through food. Omega-3 fatty acids can be found in fish, such as salmon, tuna, and halibut, other seafood including algae and krill, some plants, and nut oils. Also
  • The Effect of Additives on Solid Rocket Propellant Characteristics

    The Effect of Additives on Solid Rocket Propellant Characteristics

    Vesna Rodić, BSc (Eng)1) Mirjana Petrić, MSc (Eng)1) Apart from the basic components, such as oxidizer, mostly ammonium perchlorate (AP) and binder, as cured polymer containing plasticizer, bonding agent, antioksidant, curing rate modifier etc. which regulate physico-chemical and mechanical characteristics, composite rocket propellants (CRP) comprise versatile additives. Some of them function as burning rate modifiers,
  • Fullerenes for Photovoltaic and Bioscience Applications

    Fullerenes for Photovoltaic and Bioscience Applications

    Michael D. Diener TDA Research 12345 W52nd Ave • Wheat Ridge, CO 80033 Introduction Twenty-five years ago, it was discovered that carbon vapor preferentially condenses into an exceedingly stable cluster with 60 carbon atoms (C60), and it was hypothesized that the 60 atoms were arranged as the vertices of a truncated icosahedron, aka a soccer