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Promethean Begins Nanomaterial Production at New UK Plant Facility

July 2016, Nottingham. UK-nanomaterial manufacturer Promethean Particles has successfully demonstrated its new production facility by producing a batch of refractory ceramic nanoparticles and confirming product quality is maintained. With the potential to produce over 1000 tonnes of a variety of nanomaterials, Promethean possesses a disruptive platform technology for nanomaterial production which will allow production costs […]

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Promethean to Showcase Manufacturing Capability with MOF production

April 2016, Nottingham. UK-nanoparticle manufacturer Promethean Particles will demonstrate its commercial production capabilities by producing a selection of key products. In particular, Promethean will produce a metal organic framework material (MOF) which is used in next generation gas adsorption applications. Promethean is close to completion of its full scale nanomaterial production facility in Nottingham (over […]

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Promethean Particles’ Nanomaterial plant close to completion

March 2016, Nottingham. UK-nanoparticle manufacturer Promethean Particles is nearing completion of its commercial production facility. Based in Nottingham, close to Promethean’s existing premises, the plant will represent the largest capacity multi-purpose nanomaterial production facility in the world. Commissioning of the plant will commence within the next 4-6 weeks with the first production runs scheduled in May/June. Promethean […]

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Promethean Particles Appoints New Chief Executive

February 2016, Nottingham. Promethean Particles is delighted to announce the appointment of Laurie Geldenhuys as CEO. The exciting news comes at a time of great optimism for the nanomaterial manufacturing company as it coincides with the building of its full scale manufacturing facility based in Nottingham which, once complete,  will be capable of producing 100s […]

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Promethean Particles wins BASF NanoChallenge on Inorganic Nanoparticle Dispersions

Promethean Particles wins BASF NanoChallenge on Inorganic Nanoparticle Dispersions for Large Area Functional Thin Films Promethean Particles entered a global competition run by BASF, the world’s largest chemical company, which invited companies with novel technologies for producing inorganic nanomaterials. The entrants had to have the ability to produce a large range of high quality materials […]

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H2020 Nanotoxicology project NanoFASE begins

September 2015 saw the start of NanoFASE (Nanomaterial Fate and Speciation in the Environment) – a 4-year project funded by the European Commission as part of its Horizon 2020 Framework. With a Consortium comprised of partners from 14 European Countries – as well as Non-European Collaborative Partners from the USA, Canada and Australia – NanoFASE […]

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Copper Ink for Printed Electronics

Promethean Particles to showcase new copper pre-inks at IDTechEx Printed Electronics 2015, Berlin. Nanoparticle-based copper can be manufactured sustainably at industrial scale and shows high conductivity even with no formulation Nottingham, UK; April 23, 2015: At Printed Electronics 2015 in Berlin, 28-29 April, Promethean Particles is showcasing a new material which could provide a viable […]

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SHYMAN Summer School

This Summer, The University of Valladolid (Spain), a partner in FP7 project, SHYMAN, will be hosting a summer school from 28th May-3rd June.  The event will be organised by the University’s  High Pressure Processes Group and aims to give delegates a background of the SHYMAN project and an understanding of the synthesis of nanoparticles via hydrothermal […]

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Horizon 2020 – Promethean looking for partners

Promethean Particles (PROM) is a Nottingham, UK-based SME company that designs, develops and manufactures inorganic nanoparticle dispersions. PROM’s core technology is a patented reactor that allows truly continuous hydrothermal synthesis of inorganic nanoparticles (patent WO2005077505). PROM design and develop bespoke inorganic nanoparticle dispersions for customers and manufacture commercial quantities using our pilot plant. PROM’s unique process […]

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Promethean Grow Mo’s for Charity

This November, the technical team at Promethean Particles decided to take part in Movember to raise money and awareness for prostate and testicular cancer and mental health.  Movember aims to “change the face of men’s health and reverse this way of thinking by putting a fun twist on this serious issue. Using the moustache as […]

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