Novel Agarose Bead Production Facility
Scope: design and build Novel Agarose Bead Production Facility
Purolite Life Sciences’ have invested in a multimillion pound production facility in Wales capable of producing 30% of the world’s agarose demand. The state-of-the-art manufacturing facility designed and built by Briggs of Burton will be located at Purolite’s R&D Centre of Excellence in South Wales. It will be capable of producing 100,000L of high flow agarose resin for their Praesto® range of ion-exchange and Protein A affinity resins, designed for the purification of monoclonal antibodies.