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Thomas Swan celebrates its 90th anniversary with a Summer party

It wasn’t only Her Majesty the Queen who turned 90 this year!

Founded in Consett in 1926, Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd., an independent speciality chemical manufacturing company, celebrated its 90th anniversary this year with a party for all of its 160 employees and 270 of their immediate families at its North East headquarters.

Thomas Swan launches first commercial 2D Boron Nitride products

2D Boron Nitride – a white coloured additive for enhanced gas barrier and thermal conductivity.

Building on the success of its Elicarb® Graphene products Thomas Swan has launched a new range of 2D boron nitride products.

Harry Swan announced as the next David Goldman visiting professor of innovation and enterprise

Harry Swan, Managing Director of Thomas Swan, has been announced as the 13th David Goldman Visiting Professor of Innovation and Enterprise at Newcastle University’s Business School. The David Goldman Endowment was established at Newcastle University Business School in 2001 to create a legacy in memory of David Goldman, founder of software company Sage Group Plc. It provides funding for the David Goldman Visiting Professor of Innovation and Enterprise.

Thomas Swan team up with Plessey and DelStar International to develop commercial applications for Graphene

Government grants awarded to leading Graphene manufacturer in top class development partnerships.

Thomas Swan is pleased to announce the recent award of additional Innovate UK funding for two new collaborative projects in a programme entitled “Advancing the Commercial Applications of Graphene”.

Read the latest issue of our 'Review' newsletter

Welcome to the latest edition of ‘Review’, keeping you in touch with all the news and developments at Thomas Swan. In this issue we share the company’s core values and highlight our continuous success story in Graphene, with an extended product portfolio. We hear from our new Business Director for Performance Chemicals, Clive O’Leary

For all the news, simply click here to download Issue 4.

Thomas Swan extends graphene product portfolio

New graphene products for conductive inks, plastics and composites.

Thomas Swan announces today the availability of two new graphene grades; Elicarb® Electrical Grade Graphene Powder for conductive inks and Elicarb® Materials Grade Graphene Powder for composites & plastics. In combination with our existing products of Elicarb® Premium Grade Graphene Powder and Elicarb® Premium Grade Graphene Dispersion (AQ) which are ideal for electronics & displays applications, we now provide a full suite of graphene products.