Research

 

Ecopol Tech is driven by innovation. 30+ years of experience in polymer science back us to overcome our customers biggest challenges  in polymer chemistry and nano-microencapsulation.

 

We are fully equipped with cutting edge laboratories and characterization equipment for industrials, cosmetics, biotechnology and nanotechnology. We also have more than 250 sqm of clean-room facilities for the synthesis and scale up of polymers in compliance with ISO 7 and ISO 8 standards.

How we operate

Customized R&D
Customized R&D

From lab-to-market customized R&D projects where IP rights, manufacturing and marketing exclusivity are friendly negotiated between Ecopol Tech and the customer.

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Private Label
Private Label

External companies in need of Ecopol Tech's unique innovative products, buy and rebrand them according to their company interests. Ecopol Tech keeps IP and manufacturing rights.

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Technology Transfer
Technology Transfer

Ecopol Tech sells a technology, product or process to another company, which acquires 100% of the rights to operate the technology and market it.

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Our expertise

Delivery Systems
Delivery Systems

Micro/nano-encapsulations of actives for their controlled release for industrial application, household products, personal care and cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals.

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Adhesives & Coatings
Adhesives & Coatings

Green adhesives and coatings for leather, paper, cork, footwear, wood, automotive, flexible lamination, graphic arts, construction, textile, among others.

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Film-forming Polymers
Film-forming Polymers

Film-forming polymers for textiles and personal care and cosmetics (color cosmetics, skin care and hair care).

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Projects and technologies ongoing

Smart Delivery Systems
Smart Delivery Systems

Biocompatible and biodegradable controlled-release delivery systems for cosmetics, household, detergency, agriculture and pharmaceuticals with low polymer content and great encapsulation stability.

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Green Adhesives & Coatings
Green Adhesives & Coatings

Environmentally-friendly adhesives and coatings with improved self-cleaning, self-repairing or barrier properties and performance. Solvent-free adhesives and coatings.

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High-barrier Coatings
High-barrier Coatings

Self-stratified polymeric nano-coatings with high barrier properties against oxygen and moisture for solar panels and photovoltaic devices.

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Polymer Dispersions
Polymer Dispersions

Water-based polyurethane/polyurea/acrylamide/acrylate dispersions and emulsions.

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Watermarks
Watermarks

Multifunctional polymeric printable watermarks for fashion, textiles branding and security papers.

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Engine Oil Additives
Engine Oil Additives

Polymeric additives for engine oils and lubricants with high temperature resistance.

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Washing Technologies
Washing Technologies

Reusable household washing technologies to reduce use of water and detergents.

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Research Facilities

Particle Size Distribution

Particle Size Distribution

Scanning Electron Microscope

Scanning Electron Microscope

Clean-room Pilot Plant 1

Clean-room Pilot Plant 1

TGA - Thermogravimetric Analysis

TGA - Thermogravimetric Analysis

DSC - Dynamic Scanning Calorimetry

DSC - Dynamic Scanning Calorimetry

HPLC-UV-Vis

HPLC-UV-Vis

Clean-room Laboratory

Clean-room Laboratory

Clean-room Pilot Plant 2

Clean-room Pilot Plant 2

Clean-room Access

Clean-room Access

Polymerization of Nanoemulsion

Polymerization of Nanoemulsion

Laboratory Chemical Reactors

Laboratory Chemical Reactors

Gold Sputter Coater

Gold Sputter Coater

Analytics and Quality Control

Analytics and Quality Control

Optical Microscope and FT-IR

Optical Microscope and FT-IR

Rotavapors

Rotavapors

Polymerization Reaction

Polymerization Reaction

R&D team

R&D team

R&D and Marketing Synergy

R&D and Marketing Synergy

Sharing Ideas

Sharing Ideas

R&D

R&D

Laboratory 1

Laboratory 1

Laboratory 2

Laboratory 2

 

Manufacturing

We are fully equipped with multiple scale-up and large scale reactors for the automatized synthesis of polymers and encapsulation systems. Our quality process ensures full compliance with our customers' quality standards throughout the whole process.

In particular cases, our company also offers its complete polymer manufacturing facilities and personnel to external companies (CMO).​

Manufacturing Facilities

300 Kg Emulsification Reactors

300 Kg Emulsification Reactors

1.5 metric ton Emulsification Reacto

1.5 metric ton Emulsification Reacto

Clean-room Pilot Plant 1

Clean-room Pilot Plant 1

Industrial Plant

Industrial Plant

Manufacturing of PUDs 1

Manufacturing of PUDs 1

Manufacturing of PUDs 2

Manufacturing of PUDs 2

Manufacturing of PUDs 3

Manufacturing of PUDs 3

Manufacturing Plant

Manufacturing Plant

Manufacturing Plant Personnel

Manufacturing Plant Personnel

Automatized Manufacturing

Automatized Manufacturing

Large Scale Reactors

Large Scale Reactors

Large Scale Reactors 2

Large Scale Reactors 2

Pilot Plant 1

Pilot Plant 1

Pilot Plant 2

Pilot Plant 2