The company specializes in the unique science of graphene and its derivative materials. NanoXplore's initial focus is on applications where graphene provides significant added value and bulk quantities of high quality graphene provide a competitive advantage. Near term opportunities are in industries such as paints and lubricants, textiles, and energy.
In addition to lab instruments and supplies, the company provides nanotechnology model kits and components for the scientist and engineer involved in the teaching of design or research and development of nanotechnology.
The company's lead product in development is Amorphous Nano-Hydroxyapaite Powder. Nano-structured hydroxyapatite has several advantages over hydroxyapatite of larger particle size in its use in bone tissue engineering due to its higher surface area and consequently higher reactivity, which offers better cellular response. In addition, nano-sized hydroxyapatite is useful as an effective surface modification agent for binding numerous biological molecules.
Kakkazan has assembled a nanotechnology team, consisting of domain experts plus professional linguists and writers. The bilingual team, with native speakers of both languages, produces a regularly updated 15-page executive report on nanotechnology developments in Japan.
Klean Carbon is a one-stop-shop for high grade sustainable carbon based commodities. The company producs high-grade carbon black and nano-carbon black commodities with the smallest emissions footprint.
Meaglow Ltd. manufactures and sells crystal growth reactors and supplies thin films to semiconductor research institutes and industry. The company specializes in producing Indium Nitride (InN) thin films via its CVD based migration enhanced afterglow deposition process.
MFStek manufactures and globally distributes ready-to-use and concentrated nano and micro-scale Layer Forming Surface Modifiers (nLFSM/mLFSM), manufacturing additives and custom industrial chemical formulations. Using innovative and proprietary Technology Platforms that translate to a product breadth and depth of over 500 hundred variants, MFStek offers a wide range of nanotechnology surface coatings, micro-scale polysiloxane epoxy coating systems and environmentally responsible industrial chemicals, packaged and diluted for maximum sustainability and compatibility.
Micralyne, a pioneer in Lab-on-a-Chip microfluidics, has significant know-how in developing and manufacturing microfluidic chip devices. The company's experience is used to develop Lab-on-a-Chip offerings within the life sciences industry. Capabilities include a proprietary method to deposit engineered nanostructured thin films (GLAD) for next generation nano and micro devices.
Mirexus Inc. is a natural biomaterials company that is commercializing a novel nanotechnology based on polysaccharide nanoparticles that can be used in a wide variety of markets ranging from cosmetics to nutraceuticals to biomedical applications in animal and human health. This technology was originally developed at the University of Guelph in the laboratories of Professor John Dutcher.
Nano One is a Vancouver-based technology company with a scalable industrial process for producing low cost high performance energy storage materials for batteries and a wide range of advanced nanostructured composite materials.
The company designs and sells security devices. In its N.O.t.E.S (Nano-Optic Technology for Enhanced Security) application, commercially viable nanotechnology has been designed into specialized optics yielding unique signatures that cannot be reproduced by a counterfeit.