Martin Spitznagel - Bind-X (Venture Award)

Nominated by 

EIT RawMaterials

The innovation 

Bind-X focuses on the industrial applications of biotechnology. Using the natural principle of binding loose materials by biomineralisation, Bind-X makes industries and their products more sustainable and future-proof, such as protecting mine workers from  dust with their unique binding agent. Thanks to the broad range of potential applications for solidification, Bind-X is clearing the way for the use of biotechnological know-how for numerous industries.

EIT Community support 

EIT RawMaterials supported Bind-X in adapting to the COVID-19 pandemic and ensuing crisis with Booster funding as part of the EIT Crisis Response Initiative.