In the comparison, prepared by Republic of Poland Patent Office (including: chemical engineering, environmental protection technologies, high-quality compounds chemistry), ICSO “Blachownia” placed six (with application number amounting 103) among the most active subjects applying for patents for inventions and utility models in years 2012-2017. At the same time, it is the highest place for research institute. Before us are: Wrocław University of Technology, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences, and Technical Universities from Łódź and Poznań. (source: Kwartalnik Urzędu Patentowego No. 1/35/2018)
Among the 10 most active women creators, who during the years 2013-2017 applied for patents for inventions and utility models, according to Republic of Poland Patent Office comparison, Mrs. Renata Fiszer, ICSO’s patent attorney, placed third, with the number of applications amounting 58. Congratulations! (source: Kwartalnik Urzędu Patentowego No. 2/36/2018)
We have the pleasure to inform you, that ICSO "Blachownia" received Good Laboratory Practice Cestificate no. 18/2017/DPL. This certificate complies with OECD and the EU principles of Good Laboratory Practice. In relation to the previous certificate, the range of the studies was extended to residue studies: analytical phase and studies on behaviour in water, soil and air; bioaccumulation.
The certificate is valid from 27th September 2017.
We would like to inform you, that the Instutute is currently partner in the project "Development of tailor-made PHB composites for technical applications", acronym PHB2MARKET realized within frames of ERA-IB2 (Industrial Biotechnology) Programme. You can visit the website of the project.
We would like to inform you, that the Institute is applying for logo/award Human Resources Excellence in Research. Director Andrzej Krueger signed the declaration of support for “European Charter for Researchers” and “Code of Conduct for Recruitment of Researchers”. ICSO’s actions in the range of scientific research and human resources correspond with the content of those documents – ensuring the perfect working conditions for the researchers, constant improvement of research quality and further development of innovativity of the technologies elaborated in ICSO. The implementation of the Charted and the Code is the sign of ICSO’s support for the European Commission attempts for the development of open and attractive science market for researchers in European Research Area.
During the biggest national chemical meeting, XI conference "Oil/Chemistry - Innovation Time" Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn S.A. and ICSO were awarded with the title "Reakcje/Innowacje 2015" ("Reactions/Innovations 2015") for the effect of the cooperation of both subjects - novel non-phthalate plasticizer for plastics and the plant for its production.
The award was given by the editors of Miesięcznik Gospodarczy Nowy Przemysł (Economic Monthly New Industry) and wnp.pl web portal.
During this year's edition of Polish Product of the Future Competition, ICSO together with LERG S.A. received award for the project "Phenol-formaldehyde resins for laminates" in the category "Consortium Polish Product of the Future: scientific unit - entrepreneur".
We would like to present you the press release from the coordinator of BioHeatingOil project "Development of an automated processing method, a "Green Box", for production of bio heating oil from waste sources".
During XIII International Conference and Exhibition Oil-Gas-Chemistry the Institute, together with Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn S.A. obtained Grand Prix for the technology "Dioctyl terephthalate - non-phthalate plasticizer for plastics" (Oxoviflex) implemented by Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn S.A.
In recognition of achievements in development of modern manufacturing and services industry, on 22th June the Institute has been granted membership of the Polish Chamber of Commerce for High Technology.
Please visit us at ACHEMA EXPO 2015 - the biggest International Fair of Chemical Engineering, Environmental Protection and Biotechnology, from June 15-19, in Frankfurt am Main, in Hall 9.2, stand E75.
We look forward to your visit!
During International Conference and Fairs Nafta i Gaz 2014 and Expochem 2014 in Warsaw, 17-18th September 2014, ICSO was awarded for "Waste glycerin management methods".
In the XXIVth edition of „Teraz Polska" ("Poland Now") competition the Science and Research Centre for Fire Protection National Research Institute was awarded in the "Innovation" category for the agent used to remove pollutants and contaminants from road and industrial infrastructure, which was elaborated together with ICSO "Blachownia".
ICSO "Blachownia" invites you to submit a tender for the execution of service concerning the invention entitled "Emulsifier of hydraulic liquids". You will find all the details, as well as the Russian version of the tender, below.
We would like to inform you, that the IXth Fair of Technological Knowledge took place in Opole in 24-25th October 2013. The Fair was realized within the Platform of Technological Innovation of Opole Region V project. Visit our gallery to see the photos.
During the International Exhibition and Conference NAFTA I GAZ 2013 in Warsaw, 18-19 September 2013, ICSO was awarded together with CNBOP-PIB and P.P.H. Chemkonfekt for "Degreasing agent for removing crude oil derivatives from industrial surfaces".
We have the pleasure to inform you, that the Institute received the Minister of Science and Higher Education diplomas for: "Hardening agent for epoxy resins", "New technology of bisphenol A with high thermal stability" and "The method to produce epichlorohydrin".