About Resonac Europe

Shodex is the brand name of the HPLC columns manufactured by Showa Denko in Japan, an international chemical company. The European headquarters for Shodex are located in Munich (Germany) and provide fast deliveries to whole Europe, Russia, Africa and Middle East. They offer profound technical support and have a strong partnership with customers and distributors in different countries.

Shodex produces columns since almost 50 years, which leads to a great knowledge, experience and application data base (1965 first SEC column in-house, 1974 start of Shodex business). They produce their own gels and resins for the columns and do the packing into different housings themselves.

The product portfolio covers the whole range of HPLC columns, SEC standards and RI detectors. Shodex is a specialist for high-quality polymer-based columns with long lifetime in analytical, micro or preparative dimensions.


Reversed Phase RP, Normal Phase NP, HILIC, Size Exclusion SEC (GPC and GFC), Ion Chromatography IC, Ion Exchange IEC, Ligand Exchange LEX, Ion Exclusion IEX, HIC, Affinity, Chiral


Polystyrene (PS), Polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA), Pullulan (unbranched Polysaccharide)

Shodex helps researchers in the pharmaceutical, food, synthetic materials industry, as well as the environmental, biotechnological and life sciences sector to get the best results.

Shodex offers repeatedly the possibility to test a demo column for free. Please refer to the website.

Facts about Resonac Europe
  • Founding: 1982
  • Focus : Manufacturer

Products from Resonac Europe

Product portfolio

polymer standards
SEC standards
silica gel columns

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