About Us

Frontrunner in the large-scale production of few-layer graphene

Endowed with globally recognized ISO 9001, ISO 14001, and ISO 45001 accreditations, we offer a suite of graphene-based intermediate products that empower industries worldwide to innovate new graphene-enhanced products or upgrade existing offerings with augmented features and performance metrics.

Committed to co-creating value, we engage in collaborative partnerships with a diverse customer base, customizing graphene-based solutions according to precise industry requirements and end-use applications. This synergistic approach accelerates the integration of graphene’s extraordinary properties into many products and sectors, thereby driving industrial innovation and transformation.

What Makes Us Different

01
Real Few-Layer
Graphene

  • 2-5 layers
  • low oxygen content (C:O > 99) / low defects
  • verified by third parties

02
Mass
Production

  • largest production capacity in Europe
  • proprietary of the fastest and scalable production method
  • Innovative one-step non-oxidative exfoliation method
  • batch to batch consistency
03
High Quality
Dispersion
  • effective and efficient transfer of graphene properties to host materials
  • smart supply chain management
  • enhanced product development

04
Real Market
Applications

  • high performing graphene-based products introduced into the market already
  • early commercial engagements resulting in customer product launches

05
Intermediary
Products

  • graphene-based masterbatches, additives and dispersions ready to be used by customers

06
Profitable
Company

  • over 500 NDA signed
  • with regular profit from the first year
  • customers in more than 29 countries

CEO’s Message

In our world of accelerating change and technology, GrapheneUP® stands as a beacon of transformative potential. The powerhouse material that we work with, graphene, is no longer a secret. Its remarkable properties have captured global attention, creating monumental advancements across industries.

Yet, true innovation lies not merely in recognizing graphene’s brilliance but in harnessing it to its full potential. To bring ground-breaking graphene-based products to life, three ingredients are essential: the production of high-quality graphene, the ability to manufacture it in large volumes, and the expertise to integrate it seamlessly with various materials. Any compromise on these fronts may lead to a misuse of graphene’s extraordinary capabilities, reducing it to a tool for specialized applications alone.

At GrapheneUP®, we’ve revolutionized the graphene production process. Our unique, proprietary method diverges from standard practices and relies on a non-oxidative direct exfoliation approach. This innovation enables us to produce large quantities of pristine, few-layer graphene – the raw material that can unlock the true promise of graphene-based products.

The potential of our graphene GUP®-Products is an open horizon limited only by our collective creativity. They carry the promise to pivot the trajectory of countless industries, shaping the way we live, work, and play.

Importantly, at the heart of our work is a powerful mission that transcends business growth. Along with our customers and partners, we’re channeling the strength of GUP®-Products towards a significant global challenge: the shift towards a circular economy. In transforming the way materials are used and reused, graphene offers a path to a more sustainable future.

By harnessing the unparalleled capabilities of graphene, GrapheneUP® is not just shaping the industry’s future but actively contributing to a more sustainable world. We’re not just manufacturing a material; we’re building a legacy for generations to come.

Ing. Ivano Aglietto, PhD
CEO GrapheneUP®

Our Mission

At GrapheneUP, our mission goes beyond just mass-producing high-quality graphene. We’re dedicated to transforming the future of technology with our graphene-based innovations. We focus on crafting solutions that enrich lives and redefine the essence of everyday products.

We envision ourselves as the guiding light for industries seeking to harness the unparalleled attributes of graphene. Our ambition is to introduce groundbreaking products fortified with graphene to the market, and our firm conviction lies in graphene’s capacity to augment the value and utility of these offerings. We’re not just about what’s next—we’re about what’s transformative.

Continual research and development are the lifeblood of our organization. We’re devoted to creating new graphene classifications and additives to fulfill the diverse requirements of various industries and applications. Additionally, we offer to customize intermediary products, adapting to our clients’ unique needs.

We don’t just aim to meet the demand for graphene, we strive to shape its future.

Core Values

Respect for the environment is not only a fundamental moral value but also a strategic factor in the competitiveness and sustainability of our business model.

To be as green as possible

Our production process of graphene is environmentally friendly with a low carbon footprint.

Graphene helps environment

We have already developed graphene-based products for environmental remediation.

We aim high

We drive growth by collaborating with customers and colleagues to become more focused, faster, more efficient, and better every day.

We do it right

We support our people, customers, and communities through solid ethics and with safety, integrity, and sustainability in mind.

Ideation

We encourage a culture of creativity that fuels new ideas and innovations.

Quality Management System

Our commitment to supplying products and services of the highest quality extends to ensuring they fully comply with all relevant international standards. We comply with ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System, ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Systems, and ISO 45001:2018 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems.

R&D is the Lifeblood of Our System

Research and development is one of the main drivers of the activities performed by our company, and it is motivated by the demands of the commercial market. Innovation is essential to maintain leadership over emerging competition in all the existing markets and to pursue new business opportunities in existing and new markets.
Our team emphasizes real-world solutions that fit into your manufacturing process and are cost-effective while adding unique new capabilities to your products.

We welcome innovative development partners with targeted application needs. Contact us today, and let’s jointly realize the possibilities.
The final scope of the research conducted by the R&D division is to strengthen the standing of innovative applications of graphene and to identify and develop innovative opportunities for the company to create shareholder value.

Granted Projects

Industrial Cooperation

We offer all our skills and expertise to work together, and we provide a fully scalable approach to product development, helping the industrial partner to commercialize a graphene-based product in a short time, gaining the competitive edge you need. When partnerships are formed, parties’ interests are aligned.

Depending on your application and its potential in the market,
GrapheneUP® can help you select or even customize a GUP® Product to
make your idea work, or work better.

Researchers continue to discover new ways to use GUP® Products in
cutting-edge research, breaking ground for future scientific innovation
and leading to potentially thousands more patents to come.

Our Team is focused on several graphene-enhanced applications, and we are available to work with your company to integrate GUP® and our intermediary products into your existing products or applications or to develop new ones together.

Feasibility Study

Feasibility study on the potential use of graphene in your products and the possibility of creating new advanced graphene-based products for your industry

Testing

Testing specific functionalized GUP® or intermediary products for your product/application

Scale Up

Scale up of the production process

GUP® Product Categories

GUP® Products is a line of GUP®-based products and GUP® intermediary products, dispersions, and additives based on polymer-carriers and pre-dispersed few-layer graphene GUP®. They are industry-friendly and adapted to the standard manufacturing processes, suitable for several demanding applications.

Batteries

Cement

Cosmetic

Lubricants

Paints & Coatings

Textiles

Thermoplastics

Thermosets