The company has a polymer micro-system technology platform comprising core intellectual property in the areas of polymer multilevel micro- and nano-replication, plastic micro-fluidic chip fabrication and photonics integration, to provide unique products for point-of-use analytical applications.
CCAN's objective is to help Irish-based companies enhance their competitive advantage through nano-enabled product innovation. CCAN acts on behalf of companies to help them access expertise and funding from across the Irish nanotechnology network, so that companies can use and develop the technologies and skills required to drive product innovation.
The company provide technical support in material characterisation for chemists, biologists, researchers and industrialists in Ireland. They service over 200 companies in pharmachem, minerals, food, pigments and increasingly in research with nanotechnology and biotech at the top of the list.