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Posted: July 4, 2008

Nanostart-Holding ItN Nanovation Receives Large Order From The Gulf Region

(Nanowerk News) Nanostart-Holding ItN Nanovation AG has signed a major contract covering the delivery of 20 mobile wastewater treatment plants with 12 filtration units each to the Dubai region.
The contract volume amounts to approximately EUR 5 million. The entire delivery of the plants is expected to be completed by July 2009. This order is a significant milestone in the history of ItN Nanovation.
It represents the first step towards a sustained market success of the highly innovative CFM Systems filter technology for water treatment.
The treatment plants are designed to filtrate wastewater in construction worker camps located in the dry, fast-growing region of Dubai. The plants will convert wastewater to recyclable water for industrial/domestic use – free of suspended substances, germs and bacteria – and thus alleviate the water shortage there.
About ItN Nanovation
ItN Nanovation AG is one of the leading nanotechnology companies in the world, developing innovative ceramic products, such as filtration systems and coatings, for large industrial customers. The nanoscale powder needed for those products is manufactured by the company itself. ItN Nanovation was formed in 2000 and currently has over 100 employees. The company's success is founded on an extensive patent portfolio, combined with comprehensive development and application know-how. For further information about the company, please visit
About Nanostart
Nanostart AG is the world's leading nanotechnology investment company. The Frankfurt-based company provides venture capital financing for nanotechnology companies in various growth phases. It also provides the benefits of its experience and expertise to developers of financial instruments and to investors in the nanotechnology sector. For further information about the company, please visit
Source: Nanostart AG
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