TechConnect Innovation Program

Highly sensitive acid gas sensing dyes for protective work wear

Kyungpook Nationna University Industry-Academic Cooperation Foundation, Daegu, Korea

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Novel textile dyes having high sensitivity toward acid gases and chemicals of extremely low concentration (3 ppm level) and dyeable and printable on all kinds of textile fibers or organic materials.

Primary Application Area: Materials & Chemical

Technology Development Status: Proven Manufacturability

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 7

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: It dyes having high sensitivity toward acid gases and chemicals of extremely low concentration(3ppm level) and dyeable and printable on all kinds of textile fibers or organic materials. The dyes have high durability against washing, rubbing and light and exhibit reversable more than 100 repeats.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Global Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 529

Website: http://iac.knu.ac.kr/

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: University

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners