Chemsultants International Develops New Fuel Cell Membrane Technology, Applies for Patent (4/22/09)
The company recently filed a U.S. Patent application (No. 12/231,501) for a Multilayered Composite Proton Exchange Membrane and a Process for Manufacturing the Same. The patent covers three areas of technology including a highly modified membrane polymer, a functional nano particle additive, and a novel process for solution casting multilayer membrane structures.
Chemsultants is continuing development and optimization of several variants of the new membrane technology. The company’s goal is to develop a commercial fuel cell membrane product that will help address the growing national need for renewable energy sources. “These product development efforts are consistent with Chemsultants core polymer technology capabilities and our interest in high technology driven growth opportunities for the Company” said Gary Avalon, C.O.O. of Chemsultants International.
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