An agreement between the Council for Professional Qualifications in the Financial Market (CPQFM) and the Council for Professional Qualifications in Nanoindustry was signed at the Russian Business Week February 5.
“Russian Nanotech Products” sign is one of many reputation-building instruments protecting innovative companies in the nanotech industry.
How can Russian government protect the market from unscrupulous vendors and build up customer confidence in nanotech products? One of many reputation-building instruments protecting innovative companies in the nanotech industry is the “Russian Nanotech Products” sign. The award ceremony was held December 7, as part of the 6th Congress of Nanotech Industry Enterprises.
“Industrial enterprises and ordinary consumers are increasingly choosing domestic nanotech products. To protect consumers against possible counterfeit or low-quality products, the Fund for Infrastructural and Educational Programs works on a daily basis to certify and assess safety of Russian nanotech products. Consumers buying products with this sign can be assured of its quality and safety”, says Head of Standardization Directorate of the Fund of Infrastructural and Educational Programs Yury Tkachuk. “Moreover, many of the products awarded the “Russian Nanotech Products” sign meet “green” standards and help reduce carbon footprint.”
17 companies won the right to use the sign. Among them are enterprises producing heterostructure-based photovoltaic modules for solar batteries, geomembranes, nano-modified concrete coatings for pipelines, eco-friendly biomedical goods, gold and silver nanoparticles, carbon nanotubes.
The “Russian Nanotech Products” sign was awarded to:
Chelyabinsk Pipe-Rolling Plant PJSC / Chelyabinsk
Hevel LLC / Novocheboksarsk
VM-Project LLC / Podolsk
Arset LLC/ Moscow
New Construction Technologies LLC/ Podolsk
BT SWAP LLC/ Moscow
Pipeline Bends JSC / Kopeysk
DORSNAB LLC / Yekaterinburg
Pipeline Coatings and Technologies LLC / Volzhsky
New Pipe Plant JSC/ Pervouralsk
METACLAY JSC / Karachaev
M9 LLC/ Togliatti
Yara LLC / Izhevsk
Delan JSC / Moscow
Ural-Polymer-Lacquer LLC/ Chelyabinsk
“Russian Nanotech Products” award was established in 2014 by the Fund of Infrastructural and Educational Programs (part of RUSNANO Group), spearheaded by nanotech industry enterprises. The sign marks nanotech products manufactured in Russia with proven quality, safety and authenticity properties. On the one hand, this marking confirms Russian origin of the products and promotes access to new markets; on the other hand, it helps consumers make informed and safe choices in the world of nanotech products.
Expert discussion “National Champions Project: 2017 Outcomes and New Challenges” moderated by State Secretary – Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Oleg Fomichev, was held January 18, 2018 at the Gaydar Forum.
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