WHERE we started: We began as a start-up business from the University of Bologna, the capital and largest city of the Emilia-Romagna Region in Northern Italy.

WHEN we started: In 2005 PolyCrystalLine was self-founded by a group of young scientistsfrom the Molecular Crystal Engineering Group of UNIBO.


WHY we started: This was is response to the increasing interest from the pharmaceutical industry of a hi-tech partner specialized in solid-state chemistry able to design and control the properties of API and drug products.

From START-UP to COMPANY: In 2009 wemoved our premises into larger custom-built laboratories, 4,400-square-foot, in Medicina an Italian comune in Bologna.

FUELING GROWTH with innovation: We constantly invested in capacity, technology, and people who have a passion for developing solutions for clients with complex challenges.

FUTURE developments: In 2018 we are going to complete a new 6,000-square-foot research facility adjacent to the current one in Bologna, further increasing our capabilities.