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Working together across Europe to create value from CO2

In Brussels yesterday, pioneering catalyst technology company Econic Technologies gathered alongside 60 leading industrial and research stakeholders to launch a…

Econic Technologies is Named in the 2017 Global Cleantech 100 Ones to Watch List

Alderley Park, Cheshire, UK – November 7, 2017: Econic Technologies, a chemical company that supplies pioneering catalyst systems capable of…

Econic Technologies signs joint development agreement (JDA) with SCG Chemicals to develop high molecular weight polymers

Econic Technologies is excited to announce the signing of a JDA to partner with SCG Chemicals, one of Thailand’s largest…

The Times profiles the positive potential of Econic’s carbon utilisation technology

The impressive economic potential and environmental benefits of Econic’s catalyst technology, which turns captured carbon dioxide emissions into the precursors…

Econic become official tenants of Manchester Science Park

Econic Technologies are pleased to announce that they are now official tenants of the Manchester Science Partnership’s (MSP) Alderley Park…

Econic attend Norner-led seminar on “Preparing for change” in the plastics industry

Econic were honoured to be invited to attend a plastic industry seminar entitled “Preparing for Change” on June 20 and…

Econic contribute to Chemistry Meets Business event

Our CEO, Rowena Sellens, was privileged to take part in the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Chemistry Meets Business event…

Enhancing Healthcare using Polyurethane

Just as we can find polyurethane in our everyday lives, so too can we find it throughout many of the…

Econic are on the move!

Econic Technologies is relocating it’s operations to Manchester Science Partnership’s facility at Alderley Park, Cheshire. All business activity will take…

Imperial Innovations rebrand as Touchstone Innovations

Imperial Innovations, one of Econic’s leading investors, have undergone a corporate re brand, with the company now operating under the…

The Night Before (a Polyurethane) Christmas

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The…

Polymers & Plastics in the Paralympics

The 2016 Rio Paralympic Games are now in full swing, with medals being won, records being broken, and a viewers…

Polyurethane and You, A Match Made in Heaven

Polyurethane, it’s everywhere and maybe you didn’t even realise. Much of our everyday life is improved by the presence of…

Econic Technologies completes £5.0 million investment round

Leading innovative catalyst company Econic Technologies is pleased to announce the completion of a £5million investment round with new investor…

Econic awarded Horizon 2020 SME Grant

Leading innovative catalyst company Econic Technologies, has been awarded a Horizon 2020 SME grant amounting to €2.49million to assist with…

Econic strengthens R&D and Product development teams with the addition of five new personnel

Econic strengthens R&D and Product development teams with the addition of five new personnel. With a wide range of experience…

WISE award for Econic founder Professor Charlotte Williams

Econic Technologies has announced that founder and inventor, Professor Charlotte Williams, has won the Tech Start-up Award at the 2015…

Why Professor Charlotte Williams won the 2015 WISE Tech Start-up Award

Professor Charlotte K. Williams, Founder and Chief Scientific Officer, Econic Technologies and Professor of Chemistry, Imperial College London has shown innovation,…

Econic appoints Richard French as Business Development Director

Econic Technologies Limited, a leading-edge developer of catalyst technology for the manufacture of polymers from waste CO2, has announced the…

Econic Wins Shell UK Chairman Special Award at Shell Springboard 2015!

Econic wins Shell UK Chairman Special Award at the Shell Springboard Awards 2015: The finals of Shell Springboard 2015 took…

Econic Wins Edinburgh Regional Final of Shell Springboard 2015!

Against some extremely strong competitive entries Econic was named one of three winners at the Edinburgh regional heat of Shell…

Royal Society of Chemistry – Catalytic carbon dioxide convertors

Econic Technologies features in Chemistry World: The world’s demand for energy, and the resultant carbon dioxide emissions, are drastically changing…

Econic shortlisted for 2015 Shell Springboard awards.

Econic has been shortlisted for the 2015 Shell Springboard awards with a project proposal that will enable us to accelerate evaluation and…

Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) – Emerging Technologies Competition Winners

RSC Emerging Technologies Competition Winners:  Econic enjoyed recent success in the annual RSC Emerging Technologies Competition, winning the category of ‘Environment,…

Econic appoints Dr Rowena Sellens as Chief Executive Officer

Econic Technologies Limited, a leading developer of catalyst technology for the manufacture of polymers from waste CO2 is pleased to announce…

Econic finalist in RSC prestigious Emerging Technologies Competition

Econic finalist in RSC prestigious Emerging Technologies Competition:  The Emerging Technologies Competition is the biggest competition of its kind in…

DECC highlights Econic’s contribution

DECC highlights Econic’s contribution in advancing UK’s Carbon Capture and Storage technology. In DECC’s blog on 24 February 2014, Edward…

Econic wins £447,000 TSB grant

Econic wins £447k TSB grant: Econic Technologies has been granted £447,000 by the Technology Strategy Board for a Collaborative R&D project…

Econic Technologies completes £5.1m Series A investment deal

Jetstream Capital and Imperial Innovation invest £5.1million into Econic: We are pleased to announce that Econic Technologies has completed a…

Econic wins finals in UK Climate-KIC Venture Competition

Econic wins finals in UK Climate-KIC Venture Competition: Econic Technologies enjoyed recent success at the UK finals of Climate-KIC’s Venture Competition,…

Econic Technologies feature in PU magazine – August/September 2013 edition

Published on September 11, 2013 Econic Technologies in the news: ‘CO2 as a polyol intermediate – the dream becomes a reality’ …

Rulande Henderson joins Econic Technologies as Commercial Director

Rulande Henderson has joined Econic Technologies as Commercial Director. Dr Henderson has had a distinguished career in polymer, chemical and…

Kelsey Lynn joins Board of Directors

Econic Technologies is pleased to announce that Kelsey Lynn has joined Econic’s Board of Directors. Kelsey will be representing Econic’s…

Econic raises new financing for expansion

Econic Technologies has raised additional funding from Imperial Innovations Group, a leading technology commercialisation and investment group. Econic develops new…

Econic awarded innovation grant for innovative waste CO2 recycling

Econic Technologies and Imperial College London have been awarded over £100,000 in funding to develop ways of manufacturing plastics from…

Econic awarded Climate KIC incubation grant

Econic Technologies has received Climate KIC Proof-of-Concept Incubation Grant for its CO2-to-polymer technology. The €50,000 from the European funding agency…

Imperial Innovations and Norner Verdandi invest in Econic

Imperial Innovations and Norner Verdandi have invested in Econic in its first funding round. Under the terms of the deal, Imperial Innovations and…