EXCELLENCE in your hands

Here at DWK Life Sciences, our point of view is you. Whether you’re a research scientist or a lab technician, working in a hospital, a university or a packaging production facility, we take the time to understand your needs to ensure that our comprehensive range of precision labware helps you achieve excellence.

Your Goals

The DWK Life Sciences portfolio includes precision glassware, laboratory consumables, and specialty life science products manufactured under the world-renowned brands, DURAN®, WHEATON® and KIMBLE®. Trust us for premium quality, innovation, and consistency. Turn to us with your ideas, insights and custom needs.

Your work, your passion

We want to take a closer look at you, your work, and at how DWK Life Sciences is helping you pursue your passion.

Enter our #CompleteThePicture contest and you could be one of five entries selected to win a professional photo shoot at a location that best shows everyone the impact of your work.

Win now

Send us your story about your most emotional moment in the lab for a chance to win one of three Emotion Edition Youtility® Bottles — each custom designed to communicate positive energy and feeling.


Splash Your Lab with COLOR!
Three flexible sizes, three bright colors, versatile
and simple to use: The way to cover vessels.

Science never looked so brilliant!

The story of DWK Life Sciences

1887 Otto Schott invents borosilicate glass 3.3 1888 Dr. Theodore Corson Wheaton founds T.C. Wheaton Co. to produce glass products for medical and scientific applications 1901 Evan Ewan Kimble founded Kimble Glass in 1901 in
a borrowed Chicago loft 2005 The laboratory and industrial glass division of SCHOTT AG is sold to ADCURAM 2011 Acquisition of SciLabware Ltd. 2014 One Equity Partners acquires DURAN Group 2015 Acquisition of WHEATON Industries, Inc. 2016 Aquisition of Kimble Chase Life Science and Research Products, LLC 2017 The group reorganizes as DURAN WHEATON KIMBLE

No matter where
your work takes you,
DWK Life Sciences is there

With production sites in the USA, Mexico, Europe and Asia, DWK Life Sciences is positioned and prepared to offer customers our comprehensive product range and support services.

Map 1,770 full time employees 11 sites worldwide 30,000 products

Positioned to Partner

From scientific research and technical applications to storage and packaging solutions, the world’s laboratories rely on DWK Life Sciences for the most comprehensive range of precision labware available. Our catalog reflects our commitment to premium quality and ongoing innovation, all to meet your highest expectations and help advance today’s scientific research.

Partner with us and discover how our collaborative mindset sets us apart from others and consistently demonstrates that we’re here for you. We understand the challenges you face — from demands for accuracy to pressures around to speed-to-market — and strive to ensure that you get the right product, where you need it, and when you need it.


Our Vision

Our Vision

We will be present in every laboratory around the world and will accelerate scientific progress by providing a full range of products and solutions for customers in drug discovery, life science and industrial markets.

Our Mission

Our Mission

We earn the trust of our customers by facilitating improvements in their processes and enabling better results.

We encourage creativity and innovation so we can offer our customers new and better solutions for their needs.

We empower our people to pursue ambitious goals by constantly improving our products and processes.

We strive for excellence in everything we do.

Our Values

Our four corporate values give us orientation and form the basis for our daily activities.

Join us!

We’re growing and we invite you to join our team of dedicated professionals.
Together we can help build a healthier, safer, happier world.

Careers in Germany

Within the scope of your application, you provide us with personal data. We take the protection of your personal data seriously. Here you will find our information on data protection.

Careers in USA

Via this link you will find job offers for our locations in the USA. If you click on this link, you will leave the website of DWK Life Sciences GmbH and the websites of our companies in the USA and their partner companies.

We want to hear from you!

Questions about our products or company?
Ideas you’d like to share? Please take a moment to connect.

DWK Life Sciences GmbH

(former DURAN Group GmbH)
Hattenbergstr. 10
55122 Mainz

Phone: +49 (0) 6131-1445 4131

DWK Life Sciences LLC

(former Wheaton Industries Inc.,
former Kimble Chase LLC)

1501 North 10th Street
Millville, NJ 08332

Phone: 800-225-1437