CrisolteQ Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2005

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 22


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

CrisolteQ General Information


Developer of a hydrometallurgical recycling process designed to increase the recycling rate of lithium-ion batteries compared to the more common recycling practices. The company's recycling process utilizes valuable ingredients from lateral flows of primarily the metallurgical and chemical industries, enabling metallurgical, mining and chemical companies to recover the full potential of side-streams, enabling manufacturers to use the process to produce new batteries much more efficiently and inexpensively.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Industrial Chemicals
Other Industries
Other Metals, Minerals and Mining
Corporate Office
  • Smart Chemistry Park
  • Raisionkaari 55
  • 21200 Raisio
  • Finland

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CrisolteQ Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Merger/Acquisition 16-Jan-2020 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Later Stage VC 19-Dec-2014 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Secondary Transaction - Private 17-Sep-2008 Completed Startup
1. Early Stage VC 30-Jun-2007 Completed Startup
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CrisolteQ Patents

CrisolteQ Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
EP-3473738-B1 Process for recovering components from pickling acid residue Active 20-Oct-2017 00000000
EP-3473738-A1 Process for recovering components from pickling acid residue Active 20-Oct-2017 00000000 0
ES-2863585-T3 Component recovery procedure from acid pickling residue Active 20-Oct-2017 00000000
EP-2170479-A1 Method for recovery Inactive 18-Jun-2007 000000000 0
EP-2170479-A4 Method for recovery Inactive 18-Jun-2007 B01J23/92 0
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CrisolteQ Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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CrisolteQ Former Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds
Finnvera Lender/Debt Provider Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Innovestor Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
OMG Kokkola Chemicals Holding Corporation Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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CrisolteQ FAQs

  • When was CrisolteQ founded?

    CrisolteQ was founded in 2005.

  • Who is the founder of CrisolteQ?

    Kenneth Ekman is the founder of CrisolteQ.

  • Where is CrisolteQ headquartered?

    CrisolteQ is headquartered in Raisio, Finland.

  • What is the size of CrisolteQ?

    CrisolteQ has 22 total employees.

  • What industry is CrisolteQ in?

    CrisolteQ’s primary industry is Industrial Chemicals.

  • Is CrisolteQ a private or public company?

    CrisolteQ is a Private company.

  • What is CrisolteQ’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for CrisolteQ is 00000.

  • Who are CrisolteQ’s investors?

    Finnvera, Innovestor, and OMG Kokkola Chemicals Holding have invested in CrisolteQ.

  • When was CrisolteQ acquired?

    CrisolteQ was acquired on 16-Jan-2020.

  • Who acquired CrisolteQ?

    CrisolteQ was acquired by Fortum.

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