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News: January 2014

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AltoCumulus of Axel Johnson Group Invests in Alnarp Cleanwater Technology

Investment Management company AltoCumulus has acquired 20% of Alnarp Cleanwater Technology in a new emission of shares at a non-disclosed valuation.

“Sustainability is a priority within the Axel Johnson Group and we find Alnarp Cleanwater to be an interesting example of how natural biological solutions can be used to serve the societies needs”, says Alexandra Mörner from AltoCumulus in a press release from Alnarp Cleanwater.

Alexandra Mörner will join the Alnarp Cleanwater Technology board of directors. She is member of AltoCumulus investment board and holds several board positions within Axel Johnson Group. She is also chairman of the board of The Antonia Ax:son Johnson Foundation for Sustainable Development.

Axel Johnson Group consists of four separate groups; Axel Johnson AB, U.S. company Axel Johnson Inc., the Swedish real estate company AxFast AB and the investment management company AltoCumulus AB.

Organotex Now To Be Produced On The Asian Market

The majority of water-repellent functional textiles produced today contain harmful chemicals, such as fluorocarbons. One such example is PFOA, a chemical that disrupts hormones and that is essentially non-biodegradable. As an alternative, the cleantech company OrganoClick and the textile manufacturer Chang-Ho Fibre have entered a collaboration to provide fluorocarbon-free water-repellent functional fabrics on the Asian […]

Primozone gets funding for ozone system for treatment of textile waste water

The Swedish ozone generator supplier, Primozone, has been awarded further more funding. This time for a project for removal of dye and harmful substances from wastewater from the textile industry. The project has been funded by Tillväxtverket – the Swedish agency for economical and regional growth. Primozone has received funding to build a mobile pilot […]

Recyctec wins public tender for glycol recycling

The four municipal recycling companies Renova AB, SRV Återvinning AB, Vafab Miljö AB and Borås Energi och Miljö AB have selected Recyctec AB as winner in a public tender for glycol recycling according to a press release from Recyctec. The contract includes all used etylen and propylen glycol from the four companies for an initial […]

Primozone receives funding to test removal of pharmaceutical residue from wastewater

The Swedish ozone generator supplier, Primozone, has been awarded funding of a project for removal of pharmaceutical residue from waste water. The project has been funded by Tillväxtverket – the Swedish agency for economical and regional growth. Primozone has received funding to build a mobile pilot scale ozone system for removal of pharmaceutical residue. The […]

Nexam’s patent application regarding production of EBPA approved in Europe

Nexam has received a notice of allowance from the European Patent Office that the company’s European patent application for production of the crosslinker EBPA will be granted. EBPA, which Nexam sells under the name of NEXIMID 400 (EBPA), is a crosslinker and chain extender which was developed in the 1980s by General Electric for use […]