First European cyclotron for nuclear research in Louvain-la-Neuve.
Early stages of R&D activities about track-etching technology at the Université catholique de Louvain.
First manufacture of track-etched membranes and its use as support for in vitro cell culture applications.
Industrial manufacturing and marketing of first generation track-etched membranes until the early 2000's (Cyclopore S.A. - Whatman S.A.)
Better understanding of fundamentals of the track etching process with relevant scientific publications.
Projects aimed at extending the frontiers of science in the area of making nanotemplates to synthesize nano-objects and to explore their potential for innovative and high added-value applications.
Creation of it4ip S.A., limited company financed by private funds. Signature of a distribution agreement with ArBrown Co., Ltd (Tokyo).
it4ip S.A. receives biotechnology award in Tokyo. it4ip was selected by the organizers for its excellence and its innovative applications with significant business potential.
it4ip S.A. receives ISO 9001 certification covering its activities about design, production and supply of porous track-etched polymer materials.
it4ip S.A. receives the "Prix Wallonie à l'Exportation", award from the Walloon Region Export Agency (AWEX).
Commercial agreement with ArBrown-US to promote and to market it4ip products in North America.
On the occasion of the economic mission to Japan , the company HORIBA and it4ip S.A. signed in Osaka a supply contract for nano-membranes dedicated to human and animal glycemic control.
Investment in a new building for production and office space in the scientific park of Louvain-la-Neuve (Belgium).
New logo !
Investment in new facilities and lauching of a new production line for further capacity expansion.
Increase of our production capacity to meet the needs of our markets. Enhancement of conversion equipment and of storage capacity.