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Jan 24 2017

List Recognises the Top Private Companies in Clean Technology Athlone, Ireland – 24 January 2016: OxyMem, a fast growing Irish Cleantech company who have been commercialising an innovative solution to reduce costs of wastewater treatment – the Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR), was named for the second year running in the prestigious 2017 Global Cleantech […]


Sep 13 2016

OxyMem ShortListed for Most Innovative European Biotech SME EuropaBio, the European Association for Bioindustries, today (September 7, 2016) announced the finalists for the most successful edition of its Most Innovative European Biotech SME Awards, a unique annual initiative (now in its seventh year) which recognises innovative biotech SMEs and the crucial role they play in […]


Jan 25 2016

List Recognizes the Top Private Companies in Clean Technology OxyMem, a UCD spinout and growing Irish Cleantech company who have been commercialising an innovative solution to reduce costs for wastewater treatment – the Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR), was named in the prestigious 2015 Global Cleantech 100. OxyMem is the only Irish company to make […]


Dec 14 2015

University College Dublin (UCD) today honoured the co-founders of OxyMem (www.oxymem.com) by presenting them with the NovaUCD 2015 Innovation Award. The Award was presented to Professor Eoin Casey and Dr Eoin Syron, both researchers in the UCD School of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, by UCD President, Professor Andrew J Deeks during an event held at […]


Jun 29 2015

OxyMem was named by The US Water Council as the 2015 participants of the BREW accelerator programme at the annual Water Summit in Milwaukee. The Water Council and Guest of Honour Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker announced the Batch 3 winners of The BREW accelerator program during a special ceremony at the 8th annual Water Summit […]


Mar 27 2015

OxyMem founders, Prof. Eoin Casey and Dr. Eoin Syron took 1 of only four Knowledge Transfer Ireland (KTI) Impact Awards which was presented by Damien English TD, Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation at an event held in Dublin, Ireland. The founding members of OxyMem took the Spin-out Company Impact Award 2015. The Spin-Out Company […]


Mar 26 2015

Imagine H2O, the leading accelerator for water technology, has announced Irish trailblazer OxyMem as the growth stage category winner of the 2015 INFRASTRUCTURE CHALLENGE. This is the 6th year of the water tech Accelerator Program run by the US not for profit organisation. Imagine H2O’s portfolio of water startups, represents over $1 in every $10 […]


Jan 12 2015

OxyMem amongst 12 companies selected as challenge finalists from a field of 100+ startups in 20 countries. Imagine H2O, the leading accelerator for water technology, has announced OxyMem as one of 12 finalists selected to advance to its water tech Accelerator Program. OxyMem competed in Imagine H2O’s 6th annual Business Innovations Competition to receive mentorship […]


Dec 8 2014

OxyMem has been named as a finalist in the Emerging New Businesses category of the SFA Small Business Awards. Thirty three companies have been selected as finalists across 8 categories in the Small Firms Association National Small Business Awards 2015. The aim of the awards is to celebrate the achievements of small business in Ireland, and to […]


Dec 4 2014

OxyMem has picked up the prize for Energy Efficient Technology of the Year at an awards ceremony held in London this week. OxyMem are delighted to announce that they have been name the UK Energy Efficient Technology of the Year at the 2014 Energy Awards in London, England. OxyMem was chosen on the basis of […]


Nov 6 2014

The Global Cleantech 100 One’s to Watch list recognises the best global upcoming private companies in Clean Technology. OxyMem, a young Irish company who have commercialised an innovative solution for wastewater aeration – the Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor (MABR), today announced it was named in the 2014 Global Cleantech 100’s Ones to Watch list, produced […]


Nov 3 2014

Imagine a future where your toilet is cleaned without water, your home is insulated by robots and you can heat your patio without heating the planet. Imagine walking down a street where the paint helps fight air pollution, cars are powered by whiskey and you can stop along the way to charge your mobile in a solar powered […]


Oct 24 2014

OxyMem was named Bank of Ireland Innovative Startup of the Year at the annual awards ceremony at the Royal Hibernian Academy last night. OxyMem has been named the 2014 Innovative Startup category winner at the Bank of Ireland Startup awards for the development of its breakthrough technology for wastewater aeration. Companies were recognised for their […]


Oct 16 2014

OxyMem has been shortlisted in the Innovation category of the SEAI Sustainable Energy Awards 2014. Those shortlisted for the award are seen as companies where new and innovative solutions or methodologies are being implemented and how new knowledge is being created around energy demand management. In addition, University College Dublin and co-founder of OxyMem, Prof. Eoin Casey has […]


Oct 14 2014

OxyMem has been shortlisted as a National Finalist for the Tech Start Up & Innovative Startup of the Year at the Bank Of Ireland Start Up Awards 2014. Competing against the country’s most promising new companies, OxyMem has reached the final shortlist of the Bank of Ireland Start up Awards 2014 and will sit alongside […]


Oct 7 2014

OxyMem has won the Overall Excellence in Intellectual Property Award at the Intellectual Property (IP) Awards 2014. In addition to winning the Tech IP Award. The Awards were presented to OxyMem’s co-founder Professor Eoin Casey at the Intellectual Property Conference and Awards event held on Thursday 2nd October in Dublin. The Intellectual Property Awards, devised and organised by Event Strategies, were designed […]


Sep 30 2014

OxyMem is the only Irish finalist in the 2014 Platts Global Energy Awards. Often described as the ‘Oscars of the energy industry’, the Athlone based company has been recognised in the Leading Technology – Sustainable Innovation category. Companies from 26 countries have been selected as finalists for the Platts Global Energy Awards, an annual awards […]


Sep 12 2014

September has been an exciting month for OxyMem and we’re not even halfway through! We have made it into the shortlist for two awards this month. OxyMem has been shortlisted in the Energy Efficient Technology of the Year category at the UK Energy Awards 2014. This prestigious event, which recognises and rewards creative and innovative companies […]


Aug 13 2014

We’re delighted to announce that OxyMem has been shortlisted in three categories for this years Intellectual Property Awards. The IP Awards are designed to recognise and celebrate those involved in the creative innovation process and to generate awareness of the wealth that IP creation and monetisation brings to Ireland Inc. OxyMem was shortlisted for Inventor of […]


Jul 9 2014

OxyMem is one of just nine companies established by academic entrepreneurs, to be shortlisted for the sixth annual Academic Enterprise Awards. The Academic Enterprise Awards are the only pan-European awards dedicated to spin-out companies emerging from universities and public research institutes. OxyMem is the sole Irish spin-out shortlisted for the awards, which are run by […]