Nova operates a separate distribution facility nearby the Sumter distillation plant. This facility is capable of handling products in containers ranging from 1-gallon cans up to rail car quantities. The distillation and distribution facilities both have fully equipped QA & QC Laboratories.

Distribution & Packaging

  • 8,000-gallon blending vessel
  • 12,000-gallon blending vessel
  • Packaging lines for cans, pails, drums & totes
  • Custom Packaging & Private Labeling
  • Rail sided for tanker trans-loading
  • DOT HazMat 10-Day Facility
  • Tank Farm with tanks ranging from 8,000 to 30,000 gallons

Nova’s Molecular’s Sumter Distillation Plant focuses primarily on producing high-value solvents made from feedstocks that are complex purifications. The distillation facility has eight continuous systems built with a flexible infrastructure design that allows multiple units to run in concert, or in isolation.

General Characteristics of Nova Distillation Units:


• All stainless-steel construction
• Distributed Control System with full field instrumentation
• High-efficiency structured packing
• Multiple feed points
• Multiple vapor or liquid side draw points
• Configured for continuous distillation