ZwitterCo Awarded $1.25M Grant from Department of Energy
October 7th, 2019
"The focus of the grant is to accelerate the development and commercialization of innovative treatment technologies that will transform the energy sector’s produced water from an environmentally hazardous waste to a recoverable resource..."
"The National Science Foundation Hereby Awards a Grant of $225k to ZwitterCo"
February 7th, 2019
"This project under the direction of Christopher Drover, Ayse Asatekin is entitled: Extremely fouling-resistant nanofiltration membranes treating organic-rich wastewater... This grant is awarded pursuant to the authority of the National Science Foundation..."
"Clean Water Ahead: Tech Developed at Tufts to Clean the Dirtiest Industrial Water"
May 9th, 2019
"Rappaport is spearheading a way to reduce that waste through his new company, ZwitterCo, which uses technology developed by Tufts chemical and biological engineering assistant professor Ayse Asatekin to create a revolutionary membrane-based..."
"Announcing ImagineH2O's Tenth Accelerator Cohort"
December 18th, 2018
"Imagine H2O has selected the next group of outstanding water companies for the 2019 accelerator... ZwitterCo (Somerville, Ma - USA) Removing organics from industrial wastewater is an operator's biggest daily challenge. Although today's membranes..."
"Meet the Membrane that Cleans Industrial Wastewater Like a Coin Sorter"
March 4th, 2019
"ZwitterCo, a Boston-based startup created in 2018, is using nanofiltration membranes...to provide separation for contaminants in wastewater... Companies that have a lot of wastewater usually put the water in large tanks and truck them away..."
"MassCEC announces $455,000 in funding to support seven cleantech innovators"
July 2nd, 2018
"MassCEC made a total of seven $65,000 awards, two of which have a water innovation focus, to the following Massachusetts innovators: ZwitterCo (Cambridge) aims to commercialize a new, zwitterion-based membrane technology..."
"Winners Chosen for Tufts $100k New Ventures Competition"
April 6th, 2018
"Tufts-affiliated companies ZwitterCo and Ginger Time were the joint winners in the General/High-Tech track. ZwitterCo, which markets itself as a company that produces nanofiltration membranes to improve water recycling..."