TechConnect Innovation Program

Melodea NCC Foam

Melodea Ltd., Israel, Israel

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Melodea develops technologies that utilize the unique self-assembly properties of NCC into ecologically friendly foams. The foams have technical properties comparable with fossil-oil based rigid foams combined with good fire retardation properties. They present an Eco-friendly solution for insulation applications and as foamed cores for sandwich composites.

Primary Application Area: Materials & Chemical

Technology Development Status: Proven Manufacturability

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 5

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Melodea Unique features:
The leader in the world in production of CNC based structural foam
The leader in CNC production process in the world to be able to recover the acid – significantly cost saving, sustainability
Energy saving (no drying) – cost saving
Paper mill waste reuse – sustainability, cost saving

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Mid-stage Startup (A or B)

Global Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 36T

Website: www.melodea.eu

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: Corporate Venture Capital

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners