chemical formulas and compositions

| August 23, 2017

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SolvChem, Inc.

SolvChem, Inc. was founded by Gabriel Baizan in 1981 to provide outstanding personalized service as an independent distributor of solvents and organic chemicals. In 1982, the company became a member of the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD), affirming its commitment to responsible chemical distribution practices. Also in the 1980s, SolvChem became an authorized distributor for Shell Chemical. SolvChem has since grown in size and scope, based on a commitment to provide customers great value and service.

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SolvChem, Inc.

SolvChem, Inc. was founded by Gabriel Baizan in 1981 to provide outstanding personalized service as an independent distributor of solvents and organic chemicals. In 1982, the company became a member of the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD), affirming its commitment to responsible chemical distribution practices. Also in the 1980s, SolvChem became an authorized distributor for Shell Chemical. SolvChem has since grown in size and scope, based on a commitment to provide customers great value and service.

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