Chemical Sciences


Antimicrobial water storage containers ‘AqCure’


Chemical Sciences, COVID-19 Technology, Life Sciences & Biotechnology, Startup Technologies

Sub Area:

Healthcare Product

Focus Area:

Nano coated Water container

Developing Agency:

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi

Technology Readiness Index:

Technology developed

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Brief Description

Description :

Mixing traditional science with nanotechnology, IIT Delhi-incubated start-up Nanosafe Solutions has developed a range of antimicrobial, i.e., antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal water storage containers and launched it as "AqCure", which is based on the inherent antimicrobial properties of copper. AqCure is a patented technology in which active nano-copper is released in a sustainable manner from a polymer matrix.

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