Steven’s oxidation with Vapourtec

Steven’s oxidation with Vapourtec

Abstract Vapourtec has teamed up with UK based reactor manufacturer Stoli Chem to demonstrate a new range of continuous stirred tank reactors for continuous flow applications. In this application note we demonstrate how a biphasic reaction can be scaled up to...
How to calculate heat transfer in continuous flow applications

How to calculate heat transfer in continuous flow applications

Continuous flow chemistry brings advantages such as decreased inventory, reduced chemical manufacturing costs, enhanced throughput, and improved safety. The precise process control enabled by continuous processing results in improved product quality. Rapid heat...
Comparison of continuous reactors in enzymatic esterification

Comparison of continuous reactors in enzymatic esterification

Enzymes are nature’s bio-catalysts and are used in multiple industries as a low-cost route to many chemical intermediates. Why enzymatic chemistry is on the rise? Enzymes can activate complex chemical transformations without the need for precious metals and under mild...
How residence time affects product quality in flow chemistry

How residence time affects product quality in flow chemistry

What is residence time and why is it important in flow reactors? We discuss the tangible benefits that understanding and controlling residence time can bring. What is residence time distribution? The residence time distribution of a reactor is an abstract concept to...