About Us

IBC Advanced Technologies, Inc. (IBC) is a privately held corporation headquartered near Salt Lake City in American Fork, Utah, U.S.A. IBC was founded in 1988 by, and named after, three distinguished professors, Reed M. Izatt, Jerald S. Bradshaw, and the late James J. Christensen who possess prominent international reputations and experience in macrocyclic chemistry, selective metal ion separations, and Molecular Recognition Technology (MRT ). Since 1991, IBC has sponsored, in their honor, the annual Izatt-Christensen Award in Macrocyclic Chemistry. The Award, given to the top macrocyclic chemist in the world as selected by his/her peers, is presented at the annual International Symposium on Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry . Professors Izatt and Bradshaw are recipients of the Utah Governor’s Medal for Science and Technology and the American Chemical Society’s Award in Separations Science and Technology.

IBC is a Patron Member of the International Precious Metals Institute (IPMI). Steven R. Izatt, IBC’s President and CEO, serves on IPMI’s Board of Directors. He is the recipient of the IPMI Jun-ichiro Tanaka Distinguished Achievement Award, the Institute’s highest award, in recognition of entrepreneurial contributions to the precious metals industry.

Steven R. Izatt is a Registered Member of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, satisfying the “Qualified Person (QP)” requirement under Canadian Instrument NI 43-101.

IBC develops and manufactures an extensive portfolio of high-quality MRT products including SuperLig®, AnaLig®, and MacroLig®. These products are sold worldwide to premier metallurgical, advanced materials, analytical, chemical, health care, catalyst, and other industrial companies as well as to domestic and international governmental and academic organizations.

IBC’s personnel are committed to your success and possess world-class scientific, engineering and manufacturing expertise to solve your most challenging separation, analytical and complexation problems.

As the needs for increasingly pure materials, efficient separations, analytical sensitivity, environmental cleanliness, and sustainability accelerate, IBC’s unparalleled skills in developing and manufacturing high-quality MRT products can be relied on to deliver practical, value-added solutions drawn from an extensive intellectual property portfolio of trade secrets, patents and know-how.