Penn A Kem
About Penn A Kem
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Overview:

Penn A Kem is a high-tech Specialty Chemical Company with:

  • Over 60 years of Specialty and Fine Chemicals development and manufacturing experience
  • A wide range of expertise in vapor phase and liquid phase catalytic hydrogenation processing
  • Wide portfolio of high quality, value added intermediates/solvents
  • Modern, efficient manufacturing facility in Memphis, Tennessee, with over $75MM of capital investment in the last seven (7) years
  • A strong and experienced staff of Research, Technical Support, and Quality Control experts on hand to support customer needs

Products:

Product portfolio based on Furfural and Furan made from renewable resources that supports a wide range of Specialty Applications:

  • Largest worldwide Furan and Furfurylamine producer
  • Only US producer of Furan, Furfurylamine and Furfuryl Alcohol
  • Demonstrated value in pharmaceutical, agricultural, and rubber additive processes
  • Environmentally friendly solvent applications

Services:

Full scale R&D and Pilot Plant process/product development services with emphasis on catalytic hydrogenation.

Semi-works and production scale custom manufacturing services specializing in:

  • Reactions, distillations, hydrogenations, and chemical processing
  • Filtrations, precious metal recovery, and packaging/blending
  • Barge, rail, and truck receiving and shipping capabilities