Supporting Your Advanced Material Needs

We know that materials science stands as a linchpin in fostering academic innovation.

Working with more than 1,000 institutions across the globe, we understand your need to source high-purity materials with precise properties and minimal impurities for your diverse research projects.

At Goodfellow we provide over 170,000 specialty materials, forms, and components, with expert support for your product customization needs and requirements. 

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Selecting the Right Materials

Based on your research needs and application, we understand your property requirements for materials will vary.

Whether electrical conductivity, mechanical strength, thermal stability, chemical resistance or biocompatibility, we offer a range of:

  • Metals, Alloys and Nanoparticles/Nanowires: for fundamental research in physics, chemistry, and materials science
  • Ceramics: for their high performance and new processing techniques and advancements in material characterization
  • Polymers and Composites: for their flexibility, for being lightweight and strong with synergistic properties both for standard and sustainable applications


Years of facilitating scientific innovation


Huge range of advanced materials


Countries served globally


Quality assured products

Our Product Range

At Goodfellow, we offer a comprehensive range of high-purity materials relevant to your applications, including:

  • Platinum Pellets
  • Kapton Film
  • Polyethylene Terephthalate Metallized Film
  • Iron Powder
  • Gold Foil
  • Boron Nitride Film and Sheets
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Popular Products

Why Goodfellow?

  • No minimum order
  • Over 170,000 advanced materials: in one place, one of the largest range available globally
  • Materials selection, customization and development: from custom parts for prototyping through to production, and full product modification
  • Product services: machining/cutting services, rolling and metal foil production, analytical services to custom wire manufacturing, and more, we offer a full range of services to meet your needs
  • Free and fast delivery: Worldwide shipping and custom clearance, to your door. All orders are dispatched within 48 hours
  • Commercial arrangements: from call off orders, buffer stock, fixed and contract pricing and discounts for increased volumes, and more, with product traceability and compliance documentation
  • We help you innovate into the future.

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Partnering With You

We can provide our materials to you in a range of batch sizes, anything from small-scale deliveries for research and development or larger-scale for prototyping for innovative applications.

When you have specific requirements, whether for preparation or purity needs, we have over 75 years experience partnering with industrial and academic collaborators to leverage, enabling you to find innovative solutions to materials science challenges and needs.

We deliver quality, professional support, and speed - that's what our customers value most. 

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About Goodfellow

For over 75 years, we've been your trusted partner in scientific advancement, supporting researchers and businesses globally with high-quality advanced materials.

Our comprehensive catalogue features over 170,000 speciality materials, forms and components, which are available from small research quantities to larger production requirements. We offer you fast dispatch and complimentary global delivery, ensuring an exceptional customer experience.