Non-toxic adhesives working underwater including physiological environments
Primary Application Area: Materials, Chemical
Technology Development Status: Proven Manufacturability
There are no adhesives working underwater. ACatechol has developed non-toxic instant adhesives working underwater including physiological conditions. With this technology things can be fixed underwater, e.g., gluing wet tissues so as to replace stuttering.
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Value Proposition:We have finally paved the way to adhering things underwater.
Organization Type: Early-stage Startup (Seed)
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Vetted Programs/Awards: 2016 Fall ACS Presidential Event Lecture
External Funding to Date: Angels ($400K) and co-development contract a large distributor ($300K).