Archives: Solvent Project

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Recommissioning Move from the University of Wisconsin to Install at MIT/Raines Group

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SPS Installation and Testing The Raines Group at MIT, recently requested a PPT Solvent Purification System installed, that was recommissioned and shipped to the MIT Chemistry lab for use in their research. SPS components included a 6 column system installed using tetrahydrofuran, diethyl ether, dichloromethane, dimethylformamide (with isocyanate scrubber), triethyl amine and toluene. PPT has installed […]


Award Winning BioTech Company Chooses PPT for New Solvent Purification System

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This next generation biotechnology company focuses on expanding the therapeutic potential of small molecules. They are applying their pioneering synthetic chemistry and chemoproteomic platforms to reveal druggable opportunities across the entire proteome, much of it previously considered undruggable. PPT’s recent collaboration included the design, engineering, and installation of a solvent purification system for this prestigious […]


American Solar Energy Start-up

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PPT’s latest client is an award-winning Silicon Valley Technology Company leading the development of transparent photovoltaics with the world’s first transparent solar technology that will be utilized in a wide range of products as an invisible, onboard source of electricity. Their technology can be applied to the display area of electronic products—including wearables, tablets, internet-of-things […]


Solvent Purification System for Confidential Non-Profit Health Organization

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This lab is comprised of a network of hospitals, outpatient services, assisted living and long-term care facilities, and healthcare centers. With a proven commitment to research and innovation, their focus is on bringing new treatments to the patient’s bedside safely and quickly, advancing clinical innovation in Northern Virginia and beyond. In addition, this organization sponsors […]


McDonald Research Lab at Emory College of Arts and Sciences Gets State-of-the-art SPS

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Location: Atlanta, GA PPT recently designed, engineered and installed a five-column solvent purification system (SPS)) for the McDonald group research laboratory for synthetic organic chemistry at Emory College of Arts and Sciences in Atlanta, Georgia. “The McDonald research laboratory explores new and improved methods for preparing organic (carbon-containing) compounds, particularly bioactive compounds that may become […]