UCLan spin-out business raises £1.34m

Dr Alasdair Bremner, left, and Prof David Binns
The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) first spin-out business has raised £1.34m to support the design, planning and location of a new factory to transform its production capacity. Alusid uses a patented process to manufacture sustainable, high-quality building materials by recycling industrial waste ceramics and glass, which would otherwise go to landfill. Products are sold under the brand name SilicaStone. The company began from a research project between Prof David Binns and Dr Alasdair Bremner, to promote how d... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...