After our R&D and product development activities for 21 years, in order to develop new technologies and products in a separate unit, our company applied to the Ministry of Industry in 2017 and became R&D center in the same year. Our R&D Center has a 250 m2 area that is located in İZEL chemical factory.
Our R & D Center employs 18 full-time personnel, 1 PhD, 1 MSc chemist, 10 chemical engineer, 2 chemist, 2 chemical technicians and 2 supporting staffs. As an R & D center, our employees are supported and encouraged to make graduate and doctoral studies. Also all R&D staffs take educational seminars to improve themselves. Our goal is to be a competent research and development center that pursues technological developments in the resin industry and conducts applied research and provides new products to the world market. Within this scope, it is aimed to provide added value and innovative products. İzel Chemical has successfully completed many public (KOBİ, TEYDEB etc.) and internally supported projects. There are many projects currently underway and these projects provide employment in the field of chemistry as well as Izel Chemical develop new scientific studies by increasing the number of various devices. We have successfully completed many different projects such as water and solvent based alkyd resin, saturated and unsaturated polyester resin, and water and solvent based acrylic resin production. In order to make our company more competitive to leading market leaders, we also make research on special resins such as polyaspartic esters and hybrid resins. Green chemistry is an important phenomena for the sustainable development in the world. Therefore, we focus on increasing the amount of bio-based and harmless raw materials in our productions by making solvent-free products.
The goals of our R&D center can be summarized as follows;
- Development of novel products
- Development of production technologies
- Cost reduction studies in existing product productions
- Development of economical and environment friendly products
- Increase competence of R&D staffs
Development of joint projects with universities and other companies