Gelest News

January 13, 2020

New Gelest research shows how CBD can be used in silicone-based skin care formulations

At the 2019 SCC Annual Meeting and Technology Showcase in New York City, the Pennsylvania – based materials innovation company showcased data illustrating how CBD can be incorporated into silicone gel elastomers. Read the Article – Cosmetic Design

March 31, 2017

Gelest to host the 48th Silicon Symposium

Gelest is pleased to announce that along with Temple University, it will be hosting the 48th Silicon Symposium to be held June 7-9, 2017 in Philadelphia, PA.  For more information go to

April 27, 2016

Gelest, Inc. Opens New Research & Development Center


Gelest Inc. announced today that it recently opened its new research & development center and pilot laboratory that will increase the capacity of its Morrisville, PA headquarters and production plant, which was necessitated by the increased world demand for specialty silane, silicone and metal-organic molecules used in a wide variety of applications.

The expansion will allow Gelest to enhance its ability to more quickly develop and scale a wider range of products from inception to commercialization, thereby allowing its customers to keep up with the performance demands within the targeted markets they serve.


March 7, 2016

Revolutionary Elastomers Technology

Gelest, Inc. today introduced a revolutionary technology that will allow design engineers to create innovative devices to meet new applications. This class of elastomers has unprecedented elongation and shape recovery abilities. The new materials break records for elongation and rules of elastomeric behavior.


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