1998

GROUND ZERO

1998 Andy Abbott begins research at University of Leicester (More info required)

2000

RATIFIED IP

Andy's first patent for a subset of chemicals that have utility in a wide range of applications such as solvents, electrolytes and components of batteries/electrolytic cells

2001

EUREKA!

Andy Abbott publishes the first paper relating to Deep Eutectic Solvents

2007

1st COMMERCIAL VENTURE

A prestigious aircraft component manufacturer reaches out to The University of Leicester and Andy Abbot to extract component metals from the complex super alloys present in discarded turbine blades

2017

COMMERCIALISATION BEGINS

The University of Leicester proposes a spinoff aimed at mining, oil and gas applications 

(Is this correct? Did UoL propose a spinoff at all? Is 'sought commercial partner' more appropriate?)

When was the 100kg per day test done? 

2018

WE ARE ARGO

Argo Applied Technologies is born through a deeply collaborative partnership with The University of Leicester, and a team of leading industry experts with a vision of creating material change in the way the world processes metals.

A 1 tonne p/d Pilot Plant is under construction to prove efficiency at scale before widespread commercialisation with pilot customers.

 
 
 
 
 
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