NYCOLON - Flame Retardant for BDUs
Alexium Government Solutions (AGS), LLC, South Carolina, United States
AGS has developed an affordable, effective, and durable FR chemical treatment for Synthetic-Cellulosic fabric blends, such as combat uniforms (Nyco). NYCOLON is low cost, Halogen-free and remains effective after 50+ home launderings.
Primary Application Area: Materials & Chemical
Technology Development Status: Ready to Market
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 7
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: Reduced Cost (chemicals and processes), Environmentally Friendly (Halogen Free), and Efficacy after 50+ home laundering cycles. Without requiring any changes in standard finishing equipment, NYCOLON is an add-on treatment finishers can easily transition to production.
Organization Type: Early-stage Startup (Seed)
Showcase Booth #: 632
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
Government Funding/Support to Date: Phase I, MCSC - Marine Corps Systems Command, $80,000, FY13 - FY15, Sponsor SBIR Office MARCORSYSCOM
Primary Sources of Funding: Venture Capital, Federal Grant
Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners