Grafoid Raises USD $3.5M Through A Private Financing

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Grafoid raises USD $3.5M through a private financing

OTTAWA — (Marketwire – July 8, 2013) – Grafoid Inc. (“Grafoid”) is pleased to announce the close of part of a private financing with qualified US investors for aggregate  gross proceeds of USD $3,532,000 (the  ‘’Offering’’) by issuing a total of 7,064,000 common shares at a price of USD $0.50 per share.  Grafoid engaged a New York-based broker-dealer to act as a non-exclusive placement agent in connection with the Offering.

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Nanocomposite Market Projected to be $5.91 billion by 2018

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ALBANY, New York, July 17, 2013 –/PRNewswire/ —

Transparency Market Research (http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com) has released a new market report titled “Nanocomposites (Carbon Nanotubes, Polymer Metal Fiber, Nanofibers, Graphene, Nanoplatelet and Others) Market for Automotive, Aviation, Electronics, Energy, Construction, Healthcare, Plastics, Military, Consumer Goods and Other Applications – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012  2018.According to the report, the demand for nanocomposites that was over USD 1.91 billion in 2011 is expected to increase to USD 5.91 billion by 2018, growing at a CAGR of 18.0% from 2012 to 2018.

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Graphene May Play Part In Antibacterial Healthcare

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The latest research published by the RSC points to the potential for graphene to be used in wound care. Detailing the mechanism by which graphene slices through the membranes of bacteria and absorbs their phospholipids, the research throws extra light on a potential use that has been often cited. Graphene band-aids may well become a means of fighting infection, showing graphene to be a versatile material with multiple applications.

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Graphene 2014 – Make A Date For The Global Graphene Technology Revolution Conference.

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The organizers of Graphene 2014 (4th edition – Graphene conference series) are pleased to announce the upcoming International Conference on Graphene to be held in Toulouse (France), home of Airbus. The event will be held from 6 to 9 of May 2014 at the Centre de Congrès Pierre Baudis.

The largest European event on Graphene is back: Graphene 2014 takes flight in Toulouse

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Graphene Market Set To Explode – Analysts Expect 55.54% From 2013 – 2023

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According to a new market research report “Graphene Electronics Market: Materials (PV, Electronics); Devices (Supercapacitors, Transistors, Spintronics, Sensors, ICs and Chips, Lenses); Products (Computing, Consumer, Memory, Display); Developments (Nanotubes and Ribbons, Fullerenes) (2013 – 2023)”, the total Graphene Technology market is expected to grow at an estimated CAGR of 55.54% from 2013 to 2023 which includes in-depth segmentation of material, products and devices.

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