Sasol tech
Main Content

Chemical sciences

We help chemicals companies to explore new and innovative products and processes, as well as make current ones more efficient.

Services to support your chemical sciences business

Whether you want to get support for your next R&D project or streamline your manufacturing processes; develop your leadership team or adopt an innovative business model: we can help.

View Chemical sciences services

Other ways we can help

From management training and financial support to finding collaborative partners and exploring new markets, we've got it covered.

Knowledge for chemical sciences


Chemical reaction

Scottish chemical sciences research base

View more on Scottish chemical sciences research base

Case study

Arran Aromatics scented candle

Arran Aromatics

View more on Arran Aromatics


BQ Scottish Export Awards 2014

The Scottish Export Awards 2014

View more on Preview the Scottish Export Awards 2014


Business Gateway: just what you need to launch a business.

Three ways to keep abreast of laws and regulations

View more on Laws and regulations



The next step for sustainable chemistry: a centre for industrial biotechnology

View more on IBioIC launch

SMAS manufacturing conference

11 and 12 June, Dunblane Hydro

Organised by the Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service (SMAS), this event will bring together over 400 business leaders and key decision makers from Scottish manufacturing to celebrate a strong, robust and successful sector.

For more information and to register, go to the event website:

More information


Greener chemistry: the national plan

Our mission is to grow turnover related to industrial biotechnology (IB) in Scotland to £900m by 2025. It's not just about the figures, though - it's about a greener future for the chemical sciences sector, one based on renewable feedstocks and sustainable processes.

More about the IB plan

Ingenza investing in industrial biotechnology

Chemical sciences and biotech companies in Scotland

Our supply chain directory is a database of information on current organisations involved in research, product and technology development, services and support within Scotland's chemical sciences and biotech sector.

Supply chain directory

Search by keyword

Supply chain A-Z

Search by companies A-Z

Biofuel Research Centre

The Biofuel Research Centre (BfRC) at Edinburgh Napier University is the UK's first research centre dedicated to the development of sustainable biofuel. It undertakes research into biofuel and product analysis, and provides information on biofuel to academia, government and businesses. 

Visit website