Trevose, PA – August 11, 2015

The 3M Quality Excellence Achievement Award demonstrates Monomer-Polymer’s exceptional role as strategic supplier to 3M ESPE Dental Products division for the sixth consecutive year, with 100% performance for 3 years running.

The 3M EPSE Dental Products division presented the Quality Excellence Award to Mehdi Ghadiri, President of Monomer-Polymer and Dajac Labs, located in Trevose, Pennsylvania. “Monomer-Polymer is proud to accept this prestigious award for 6 years running. We are honored to be recognized as one of 3M’s quality long term suppliers,” said Mr. Ghadiri. “This accomplishment truly reflects our dedication to long term relationships built on trust, exceptional performance, and delivering high levels of customer service.”

Monomer-Polymer, a division of MPD Chemicals, manufactures and supplies 3M ESPE Dental Products with custom and specialty chemical materials. Over the last 15 years, Monomer-Polymer has collaborated with 3M to provide high-quality customized products and services that meet their specific requirements for their dental applications. In addition, MPD Chemicals ( has other divisions that include Silar Laboratories and IsoSciences. As a group, MPD Chemicals has over 75 years of combined technical experience and knowledge in the specialty chemical industry, delivering premier value to customers.

3M evaluates their suppliers monthly for quality and continuous improvement, using distinct criteria, in accordance with their quality system. Monomer-Polymer and Dajac Labs has received perfect scores in three key areas of 3M ESPE’s supplier measurement attributes for over three years in a row, demonstrating 100% quality performance; these categories included: on-time delivery, receipt quality, and administrative accuracy.

“Our longstanding customers and daily interaction with large multinational companies like 3M and other small to medium size businesses drives us to continue our business model. We strive to succeed in creating value for 3M as one of our strategic customers,” said Carrington Smith, CEO of MPD Chemicals. “MPD Chemicals, across each of our business units, has a strong commitment to our customers, leading with performance and quality, while enhancing our capabilities to serve existing and new customers. Our success, as signified by this recognition for many years, acknowledges our leadership position and quality product offerings in the various markets we serve. Prospective customers who collaborate with us on new projects ranging from development and synthesis of novel customized materials to supply of proprietary chemicals will encounter this same level of quality and relationship as our large well-established customers like 3M.”

About MPD Chemicals

With over 75 years of expertise in multiple technical areas, MPD Chemicals is a US-based manufacturer of custom and specialty chemicals. This specialty includes complex organic synthesis, unique monomers, polymer development, organosilicon chemistries and stable isotope labeling. The subsidiary companies that comprise MPD Chemicals are Monomer-Polymer and Dajac Labs, Silar and IsoSciences. All three business units offer a vast array of catalogue chemical offerings, as well as custom, proprietary, critical, and enabling materials.

The merger of these manufacturers into a single organization has broadened the commercialization supply and enhanced cross-functional operations. MPD Chemicals has leveraged interdisciplinary expertise and manufacturing strength, with internal capabilities for scaling from milligram to metric ton batches. These business units are able to promote novel materials and solutions for customer applications. Examples of critical end-use applications include biomaterials, such as contact and intraocular lenses, dental materials, and wound care monomers and polymers. Other customer applications include industrial products such as chromatography, oil and gas, environmental remediation, and other specialty chemical additives.

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