SVETEX in the news
October 2021 - MassChallenge awards NERAMCO's SVETEX one of 36 MassChallenge Startup Winners Named from the 2021 U.S. Early Stage Cohort
September 2021 - Semifinalists selected for the Microfiber Innovation Challenge
July 2021 - NERAMCO, SVETEX's parent company, has been selected to participate in the 2021 cohort for MassChallenge
June 2021 - NERAMCO won a Phase I SBIR with the US Navy for "Cooling Devices for Helmeted Maintainers, Flight Deck Crew, and Rotary-Wing Aircrew"
May 2021 - MIT New Announcement - SVETEX Awarded one of three MIT Water Prizes
May 2021 - 2021 MIT Water Innovation Prize (WIP) Final Pitch Night - SVETEX: Conserving and protecting our waterways, one garment at a time.
April 2021 - MIT Deshpande Center Ideastream - High-Performance, Sustainable SmartPE Polyethylene Fabrics by Dr. Svetlana V. Boriskina
March 2021 - MIT News - Could we recycle plastic bags into fabrics of the future? Engineers have developed self-cooling fabrics from polyethylene, a material commonly used in plastic bags.
November 2020 - MIT Sandbox Award - Team SVETEX
April 2019 - MIT Deshpande Center Ideastream - Antimicrobial & easy-care SmartPE fabrics by Dr. Svetlana V. Boriskina & Gang Chen with Marcelo Lozano & Matteo Alberghini)
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