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, Materials and Process Chemistry’ with a well-executed presentation and Q&A session before a leading panel of judges at the RSC in Burlington House, London. The panel consisted of representatives from the Industry and Technology Council, the Technology Strategy Board, Procter & Gamble Innovation and the Knowledge Transfer Network.

The competition’s aim is to support the best pre-start-ups and start-ups developing chemistry-based technologies.

In addition to winning a cash prize of £2,000 and being awarded a RSC plaque by BBC Dragon’s Den judge Richard Farleigh, Econic will benefit from one-to-one mentoring with Competition Partners such as Proctor & Gamble, Croda, GlaxoSmithKline and Catalent Applied Drug Delivery Institute.

Further information regarding the 2014 winners can be found on the RSC website.

Author, Frank Norman