Nanaco Group Plc is a UK-based world-leading company which is engaged in the research, development, licensing, and manufacture of heavy-metal-free quantum dots, called CFQD® quantum dots, which are used for several commercial applications. It was founded in the year 2001 and its headquarters are situated in Manchester, UK. The company is listed and traded on the main market of the London Stock Exchange since 2015. It employs a workforce of 76 people, including 30 PHDs, who belong to 10 nationalities.
The product range of the group includes CFQD® quantum dots, CFQD Fine Color FilmTM, HEATWAVETM, CIGS/CIS Nanoparticles, and VIVODOTS® Nanoparticles. The company has the ability to design new custom nanomaterials for exploitation of their emissive, absorption and other properties. Highly efficient quality control is carried out for the large-scale manufacturing of its products through its IP protected production process.
At its manufacturing centre, the company has the world’s first area with extensive chemical industry expertise and supply chains at Runcorn, along with dedicated facilities for CFQD® quantum dots used in display, lighting, and life sciences. It also has a separate new facility for nanomaterials to be used in electronic applications, such as IoT, sensing, and automotive.
With three major license and one major supply agreement, the company serves four major industries, which include display, electronics, biomedical, and lighting. The company offers CFQD® film, QD on microLED, and Electroluminescence to the display industry, it offers Infrared sensing, Internet of Things, Security and detection, and Autonomous vehicles to the electronics industry, it offers Imaging, Diagnostics, and Biomedical devices to the biomedical industry, and lastly it offers Solar farm combinations and Horticultural lighting to the lighting industry.
The company has a set structure of corporate governance, which is based on the 2018 UK Corporate Governance Code. Its board has set up separate committees for audit, remuneration, and nomination. It has an ethical code of conduct for running its business operations and promotes a culture of trust, transparency, accountability, equality, and diversity.
Apart from fulfilling all its corporate responsibilities, the company also fulfils its environmental and social responsibilities and complies with international best practices and guidelines to create a sustainable business. It aims to minimize the impact of its business activities on the environment and create long-term value for the business as well as the wider community. The CFQD® quantum dot products of the company are free of toxic cadmium, which is still used by most of its competitors in their quantum dot products.
Nanoco Group PLC 46 Grafton Street MANCHESTER M13 9NT United Kingdom GBR
+44 161 603 7900