Nov 17, 2016

Silar Announces Janis Matisons as Vice President

Janis is managing new business opportunities and product development.

Wilmington, NC – November 17, 2016

Silar, LLC, in Wilmington, NC, is pleased to announce Janis Matisons has been named Vice President of Silar. Janis is managing the key strategic initiatives in the areas of new business development, product development, custom synthesis, and commercialization processes. Silar is an MPD Chemicals company that has over 800 catalog products and is focused on the production of custom and specialty silane and silicone materials from laboratory to multi-ton scale for a wide a range of applications. Industrial applications for such custom chemical manufacturing include biomedical, pharma, coatings, chromatography, and many more.


Sep 04, 2014

MPD Chemicals Exhibiting at the Specialty & Agro Chemicals America Conference September 8-10, 2014

MPD Chemicals Exhibiting at the Specialty & Agro Chemicals America, National Conference September 8-10, 2014

Visit Monomer Polymer and Dajac Labs, Silar and IsoSciences at Booth #11

MPD Chemicals will be exhibiting at the 3rd Annual Specialty & Agro Chemicals America Conference and Exhibit at booth #11, September 8-10, 2014, in Charleston, South Carolina, at the Charleston Marriott.


Jun 11, 2014

Monomer-Polymer and Dajac Labs Receives 3M Supplier Outstanding Achievement of Quality Excellence Award

Trevose, PA – June 4, 2014

Award reflects Monomer-Polymer’s role as strategic supplier to 3M ESPE Dental Products division for five years in a row.


Feb 13, 2014

MPD Chemicals Announces Carrington Smith as new CEO

Trevose, PA – February 12, 2014

MPD Holdings, LLC, d/b/a MPD Chemicals (“MPD”), is pleased to announce the appointment of Carrington D. Smith, Ph.D. as Chief Executive Officer, effective February 1, 2014.  Dr. Smith is also elected a member of the Board of Managers.


Aug 02, 2012

MPD Chemicals Recapitalizes in Support of Growth.

(Trevose, PA) July30, 2012 - Global Healthcare Partners LLC (“GHP”) and Addison Capital Partners (“ACP”), in partnership with the existing management team, are pleased to announce the completion of the recapitalization of MPD Chemicals (“MPD” or the “Company”).

Based in Trevose, PA, MPD manufactures specialty chemicals with expertise in multiple technical areas including complex organic synthesis, unique monomers, polymer development, organosilicone chemistries and stable isotope labeling, which are primarily used in the manufacture of medical devices, industrial materials, pharmaceuticals and other niche applications.The Company is comprised of three distinct business units: Monomer-Polymer and Dajac Labs, Silar Laboratories and IsoSciences. MPD has three R&D and production facilities in Trevose, PA, King of Prussia, PA and Scotia, NY, coupled with ISO 9001 scale up lab and main reactor campus near Wilmington, NC.

With the recapitalization and new investor base consisting of industry and private equity executives, MPD plans to accelerate sales growthpenetration using the group’s collective and extensive relationships, network and expertise in the Company’s existing end markets and customer base. MPD will also look to expand into additional chemistry and technical arenas creating a fully integrated provider of solutions for a number of key and growing markets.

“MPD has built a reputation as a leading, fully integrated, critical supplier of final, complex and often novel materials.” said GHP Principal Doug Rogers. “GHP and ACP principalsare excited to partner with Dr. Bell and his team and are committed to enhancing shareholder value and supporting MPD’s next phase of growth.”

“Continuing MPD’s exceptional growth is dependent on finding the right partners in both end application clients and its investor base. The management at MPD is delighted to add GHP as partners and relishes the opportunities they bring to our organization. We all look forward to many more years extending the current growth of MPD Chemicals.” added Stephen Bell, CEO.

About MPD Chemicals:

MPD Chemicals is a US based manufacturerof specialty chemicals with expertise in multiple technical areas including complex organic synthesis, unique monomers, polymer development, organosilicone chemistries and stable isotope labeling. The Company is comprised of three distinct manufacturing units: Monomer-Polymer and Dajac Labs, Silar Laboratories, and IsoSciences. MPD services a variety of industrial and commercial markets including medical devices (e.g. ophthalmic lenses, wound care applications, implantable device coatings and dental resins), pharmaceuticals, adhesives and various industrial materials.

With a dedicated team of 63 employees (17 with advanced degrees, including 10 Ph.D. chemists) in R&D, engineering, quality assurance and manufacturing, MPD collaborates with its customers’ to develop novel materials for customer application needs by leveraging cross-disciplinary expertise with operational strength in scaling from milligram to metric ton batches.

MPD is headquartered in Trevose, Pennsylvania and operates three R&D and production facilities in PA and NY, coupled with an ISO-9001:2008 certified scale up lab and main reactor campus near Wilmington, North Carolina.For more information, please visit us at

About Global Healthcare Partners LLC:

GHP is a group of healthcare industry and private equity executives that investing the lower middle-market. The group typically invests between $10 million and $50 million in equity to sponsor buyouts, growth initiatives, corporate spin-offs and recapitalizations in the health care sector.The group has been investing together and through predecessor groups for over 25 years and has a preeminent track record in health care buyouts.

About Addison Capital Partners:

ACP is a private equity investment firm that seeks out partnerships with owners and operators of “smaller” middle market growth companies to provide liquidity, growth capital and management resources to grow and build exceptional enterprises.ACP looks to create true partnerships with exceptional businesses typically in value-added distribution, with manufacturer/distributors or niche manufacturing and business service companies. For more information, please visit us at

For more information on this transaction, please contact Brian Miller at (561)835-4041.

Jun 25, 2009

New Silar Website unveiled

June 28 – As part of the recent corporate transition, Silar Labs is proud to unveil their new website today for immediate use. As one may have already noticed, quite a few things have changed.


May 11, 2009

MPD Acquires Silar Labs

Monomer-Polymer and Dajac Labs announced today that it has acquired the Silar Laboratories division from the Oak Bark Corporation.

Trevose, PA May 11, 2009 – The search for new materials that can be used in advanced electronic applications, biomedical devices, adhesives and other technically challenging projects is an ongoing need for specialty chemicals manufacturers. The synergistic interactions between research concentrations and chemical expertise are arguably the most efficient paths to creating successful solutions for these application needs. The integration of Monomer-Polymer and Dajac Labs and Silar Labs will allow the research teams and process engineers to support and develop faster-to-market solutions for their business partners.




Silar Laboratories

Mailing Address:
PO Box 218
Riegelwood, NC 28456

Manufacturing Facility:
333 Neils Eddy Road
Riegelwood, NC 28456

Tel: 910-655-4212
Fax: 910-655-8201

Monomer-Polymer & Dajac

4667 Somerton Road
Trevose, PA 19053, USA

Tel: (215) 364-1155
Fax: (215) 364-1583


1017 W 9th Ave
King of Prussia, PA 19406, USA

Tel: (610) 337-3762
Fax: (610) 337-3782


4667 Somerton Road. Trevose, PA 19053, USA
Email: Tel: (215) 364-1155 Fax: (215) 364-1583

Global Distributors


Kurihara Building, 2-12
Uchikanda 3-chome, Chiyodaku
Tokyo 101-0047 Japan.

Tel: 03-3258-5031
Fax: 03-3258-6535

PM Separations

PO Box 498
Capalaba DC, Australia.

Tel: +61 7 3390 1096
Fax: +61 7 3390 1370

QMX Labs

Bolford Street, Thaxted
Essex, CM6 2PY, UK.

Tel: +44 (0)1371 831611
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