About us

We Develop Innovative Products and Solutions Based on Advanced Material Technologies with Potential to Disrupt Target Markets

Breakthrough Technology Sparks the Beginning of Disruptive Materials

Disruptive Materials is a dynamic company founded on a unique and patented technology for the production of a groundbreaking mesoporous magnesium carbonate

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It all Started in the Lab

In December 2011 a group of researchers,Sara Frykstrand Ångström , Johan Gómez de la Torre and Prof. Maria Strømme, at Uppsala University in Sweden succeeded in synthesizing a stable mesoporous composite material with an extraordinary high surface area, which they named Upsalite®

2011
A ground breaking new material, Upsalite® is discovered
2012
1st patent application is filed
2013
Disruptive Materials is formed together with Mattias Karls to commercialize Upsalite (1 employee)
2014
Voted one of the hottest new Tech companies by “33 listan”, a list of emerging technology companies in Sweden (5 employees)
2015
1st large scale batch produced (7 employees)
2016
New office & lab space (9 employees)
2017
Elected best Nanotechnology company of the year in the Nordics by SwedNanoTech; 1st product on the market in cosmetics (18 employees)
2018
2nd and 3rd product launched in sports; Winner of ISPO award for best new climbing accessory (20 employees and counting)

Upsalite®Material Technology Platform (MTP) Emerges

Upsalite, Disruptive Materials first materials technology platform, is a stable amorphous mesoporous magnesium carbonate material
• High surface area
• A narrow pore size distribution
•High sorption of water and oil

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Upsalite®MTP Drives Innovation from Medicine to Cosmetics

Upsalite is an exceptionally versatile material technology platform that offers many applications within the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and sport fields, among others. This is achieved through Upsalite’s capacity to absorb both water and oil along with the fact that it can be loaded with a wide range of active ingredients

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Disruptive Materials Partner Up and Create Joint Ventures to Bring Upsalite®to the World

At present we have established a joint venture company in Asia and are working with European and North American industrial and academic partners

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