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Redwood City, CA  –  15 December 2020 – Out of thousands of innovators from across the globe, Citrine Informatics was named a 2021 Global Cleantech 100 Company by Cleantech Group. Delivering solutions that will take us from climate chaos to transformation, the 100 companies on the list represent the private, independent and for-profit companies best positioned to contribute to a more digitized, de- carbonized and resource-efficient future.

 

Cleantech 100 2021

 

This is the 12th edition of the widely respected annual guide, and Citrine’s second time receiving the award. This year’s list includes innovators from 15 countries, with just over half located in the US and the rest hailing from Asia, Australia, Europe and the Middle East. The sectors covered include: Agriculture & Food, Enabling Technologies, Energy & Power, Materials & Chemicals, Transportation & Logistics and Resources & Environment.

 

“Our team is excited to be recognized by Cleantech for a 2nd time as an AI company spearheading sustainable innovation in the materials and chemicals industry,” said Greg Mulholland, CEO, Citrine Informatics. “We’re seeing the industry take action toward sustainability goals – replacing existing products with lighter, more efficient alternatives, designing materials for recyclability or biodegradability, and developing new energy materials that fundamentally transform sectors like solar and batteries – and we’re equipping our customers with a platform accelerates this sustainable transformation.”

 

The list combines Cleantech Group’s research data with qualitative judgements from nominations and insight from a global, 91-member Expert Panel of leading investors and executives from corporations and industrials active in technology and innovation scouting. The panel represents the global cleantech community and results in a list with a powerful base of respect and support from many important players within the cleantech innovation ecosystem.

About Cleantech Group

At Cleantech Group, we provide research, consulting and events to catalyze opportunities for sustainable growth powered by innovation. We bring clients access to the trends, companies and people shaping the future and the customized advice and support businesses need to engage external innovation.

Industries are undergoing definitive transitions toward a more digitized, de-carbonized and resource-efficient industrial future. At every stage from initial strategy to final deals, our services bring corporate change makers, investors, governments and stakeholders from across the ecosystem, the support they need to thrive in this fast-arriving and uncertain future.

The company was established in 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco with people based in London, Paris and Boston.

Media Contact:
Kristin Macdonald, Cleantech Group
Email:Kristin.macdonald@cleantech.com

About Citrine

Citrine Informatics is the award-winning materials informatics platform for data-driven materials and chemicals development. It won the 2017 World Materials Forum Start-up Challenge, the 2018 AI Breakthrough award as the “Best AI-based Solution for Manufacturing,” and 2020 Cleantech 100 honors. The Citrine Platform combines smart materials data infrastructure and AI, which accelerates development of cutting-edge materials, facilitates product portfolio optimization, and codifies research IP, enabling its reuse and preventing its loss. Citrine’s customers include Panasonic, BASF, LANXESS, and some of the biggest and most respected names in the materials and chemicals industry in Asia, North America, and Europe. For more information visit our website at Citrine.io or contact us at +1 650-276-7318.