Esschem, the world’s leading producer of methacrylic bead polymers for orthodontics, cosmetics, orthopedics, and other related industries, has launched a storefront on Knowde.

Research and development (R&D) and procurement professionals can now source Esschem’s methacrylate chemistries on the leading digital customer experience platform for ingredients, polymers, and chemicals.

Esschem manufactures a wide range of specialty acrylic polymers and monomers formulated for dentistry and orthodontics, cosmetics and skin care, orthopedic bone cement, hearing aids, pharmaceuticals, and other applications, including its P-Free™ Plasticized Polymers and EVIDENT™ High Impact Polymers.

“With our custom chemical synthesis experience and expertise, Esschem offers valuable R&D resources for our customers, in addition to our leading-edge products,” said Howard Slaff, President of Esschem. “Knowde gives us new online tools that make it easier than ever for us to reach new markets, including the adhesives and sealants, automotive, building and construction, consumer goods, electrical and electronics, food and nutrition, and paints and coatings industries.”

With Knowde, formulators, R&D professionals, and procurement teams can search for Esschem products, request documents, order samples, receive quotes, and access experts who can answer technical questions. Sign-up is always free for R&D and procurement professionals at

“Knowde makes it easier for companies to connect with unique suppliers like Esschem online in order to find the products they need and collaborate with experts who can answer all of their technical experts,” said Ali Amin-Javaheri, CEO of Knowde.

Suppliers like Esschem are able to reach and engage new buyers, nurture leads, and capitalize on new business opportunities, all while lowering their cost of sales. Knowde offers sellers the technology they need to move online quickly to get in front of their target buyers, and advanced analytics to inform data-driven decision making.

Suppliers interested in building a storefront on Knowde can contact Dan Haas, Chief Commercial Officer for Knowde, at