Development of a biodegradable-compostable sleeve bag for the packing of fresh export grapes. Prototype of Regional Innovation, code 18PIRE-103440. Associated company, Zeaplast SpA. December 2018 – December 2019.
Design of a microbial fuel cell prototype based on nano-structured graphene, capable of treating wastewater and generating electrical energy in the process. Fondef IdeA, code ID18I10337. Associated companies, ESSBIO, Ion Solution. December 2018 – December 2020.
Development of double action biocide paint (antimicrobial and antifungal) based on diatomaceous earth and controlled release copper nanoparticles. CORFO – Technological Contracts for Innovation, code 18COTE-97886. Associated company, Maroal EIRL. December 2018 – December 2020.
Development of biodegradable packaging with active property for postharvest control of Botrytis cinerea during the export of Chilean table grape. Fondef IdeA, code ID18I10132. Associated companies, Imal Spa, Gesex S.A. December 2018 – December 2020.
Strengthening the research and innovation capacity of EST Ltda. in the Elastomers Area: “Development of rubber compounds with cellulose microstructures and nanoclays for products of the national mining industry”. PAI – Conicyt, code ISP I7818010002. Associated company, EST Ltda. December 2018 – December 2020.
Pine bark tannins: Production process to supply the adhesive resin and board industry in Chile. Corfo enablers of innovation for the regional SME, code 18HIBIO-103581. Associated company, EST Ltda. December 2018 – December 2019.
Antibacterial central intravenous catheter (CVC) as a method of prevention against nosocomial infections associated with the use of CVC. Corfo I+D, code 18IDAE-90529. Associated company, Sylex Ltda. November 2018 – November 2020.
Thermal treatment of wood. Prototype of Regional Innovation, code 18PIRE-103531. Associated company, EST Ltda. October 2018 – October 2019.
Biodegradable tableware made from husk of corn cobs and vine leaves. Corfo, code 18VIPM-92564. Associated company, Orgánica SpA. September 2018 – February 2019.
Attracting Advanced Human Capital Abroad (MEC) for the strengthening of R&D and teaching capacities in the in the scope of biobased polymers. Conicyt, PAI-MEC code MEC80170053. June 2018 – December 2019.
Manufacture and validation of artificial seeds of pinus radiata for clonal propagation in forest nurseries. Fondef IT code 17I0064, Associated companies, Forestal Mininco Ltda., Proyectos Plásticos EIRL. June 2018 – November 2020.
Development of elastomers with better mechanical and abrasive wear resistance properties, through reinforcement and control of vulcanization kinetics to be applied in the mining industry. Fondef Idea, code ID14-I-20437. Associated company, Busanc Technology SpA. April 2018 – April 2020.
Development of biodegradable clips for the union of grafts in horticultural species. CORFO, code 17ITE1-83668. Associated company, Induplast Ltda. February 2018 – March 2019.
Development of biodegradable packaging for automotive lubricants. CORFO, code 17ITE1-78820. Associated company, Total Chile S.A. January 2018 – April 2019.
Associative link for the development of a process to obtain high purity collagen from the by-products of the cuttlefish fishery. Corfo Technology Contracts, code 17CONTEC83617. Associated company, Sociedad Pesquera LANDES S.A. January 2018 – June 2019.
Validation and packaging of endotracheal tube technology to be used in the prevention of nosocomial pneumonia. Corfo, code 17ITE2-81240. Associated companies, Sylex Chile Ltda., Comercial Madeleine Margot Céspedes León E.I.R.L. December 2017 – December 2019.
Sustainable insulating thermal panel from Eucalyptus SP bark. Fondef Idea, code ID14I10081. Partner companies, Módulos Wewfe; EST Ltda. December 2017 – December 2019.
Development of eco-friendly adhesive resins with low ecological footprint for the board industry. Corfo Technology Contracts, code 17CONTEC-83018. Associated company, Resinas del Bío Bío Ltda. December 2017 – December 2019.
Development of load and vibration absorbing plate from recycled rubber. Corfo, code 17IPPBIO-76189. Associated company, RUBTEC SPA. October 2017 – October 2018.
Production and validation of biodegradable active packaging for climacteric export fruits. Stage 1 Fondef, code IT16-i-10064. Associated companies, Campofrut Ltda., Induplast Ltda. June 2017 – June 2019.
New agro-forestry tool for the use, accumulation and controlled release of water in fruit and forest plantations. FIA, code PYT- 2017 -0254. Associated companies, Quirifores, Cristian Cortez E.I.R.L. April 2017 – April 2018.
Cellulose Nano Fibers (NFC) with modified polarity. Code 2015R536. Fundación COPEC. May 2016 – July 2018.
Technology for the production of materials with thermal and acoustic insulation capability incorporating infrared attenuating agents. Fondef Idea, code ID15I10379. Associated company, CMPC. December 2015 – December 2017.
Development of a sunscreen prototype based on core-shell nanostructures of ZnO-CeO2 and CeO2-ZnO for skin care. Fondef Idea, code ID15I10500. Associated company, Laboratorio Pasteur S.A. December 2015-December 2017.
Biodegradable products made from macroalgal biomass, their application and technical-economic validation for the agricultural sector. Innova Chile, code 15VEIID-45697. Associated companies, INDUPLAS Ltda., Solquim Ltda., Terranatur Ltda. November 2015 – May 2018.
Industrial papers of high mechanical performance reinforced with cellulose nanofibres. Innova Chile, code 15 VEIID-45654. Associated companies, Forestal y Papelera Concepción, Cartones San Fernando. November 2015 – November 2017.
Development of reconstituted materials from slate stone waste and their application in new construction products. Innova Chile, code 15IPPID-45667. Associated company, Piedras del Sur. October 2015 – October 2017.
Improvement of the adhesion properties in MDF boards through the partial removal of extractables and carbohydrates in radiata pine chips. Direct Project of the Company. Associated company, Bioforest S.A. June 2015 – June 2016.
Development of elastomers with better mechanical and abrasive wear resistance properties, through reinforcement and control of vulcanization kinetics to be applied in the mining industry. Fondef Idea, code ID14-I-10437. Associated company, Busanc Technology SpA. March 2015 – March 2017.