Pharma & Fine Chemicals


Our CDMO (Contract Development Manufacturing Organization) in Barcelona, Spain, covers the whole fine chemical value chain: chemical development of NCE, process scale-up in pilot plant, GMP manufacturing and analytical testing. We have more than 20 years of experience teaming up with pharma, API, biotech and cosmetics companies.
We have a flexible approach to adapt to clients needs, who can outsource us specific steps or let us take on the whole process.



Developing chemical ingredients for highly regulated industries

Pharma, API & Biotech

Cosmetic Ingredients

Functional Ingredients





Nanofacturing H2020 Project

Nanofacturing project optimized the manufacturing processes of gold core nanoparticles for therapeutic use in the human body.

Developing a new cosmetic ingredient

Starting from a non-commencial target molecule, our team developed and industrialised a new chemical process that is now successful in the market.



Ectoine Pharma Grade

Excipient for medical device and pharmaceutical formulation

Unusual Aminoacids

Aminoacids and protected aminoacids specifically developed for peptide synthesis

Linkers for ADC

Thiol, PEG and Alpha-Galactose derivates for linking Antibodies Drug Conjugates


✓ Industrial Mindset

Development team oriented to production.

✓ Skilled

Proven experience developing NCE. Present in several patents as inventors.

✓ Regulated Practices

Synthetic and analytical teams used to working under GMP.



✓ One-stop-shop

From chemical development to scale-up to GMP manufacturing.

✓ Versatile

Versatile pilot plant that can perform many organic reactions and processes.

✓ Quality System

Dedicated Quality Assurance department. Audited by clients and third parties.



✓ Agile Project Management

Detailed reporting. Close communication with the client.

✓ Flexible

Adaptation to client’s needs. Both short-term projects and complex long-term projects.


✓ Confidential

Client confidentiality assured.


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