NRL Overview

  • Founded
  • 1992
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 3
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Later Stage VC
  • (Cancelled)
  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $1.06M
Latest Deal Amount
  • Investors
  • 3

NRL General Information


Developer of a patent-protected manufacturing process intended to produce paper fiber containers. The company's process produces paper containers that are functional and cost-competitive to plastic alternatives, are compatible with recycling methods and are bio-degradable in the event of being discarded, enabling people to get a wood-fiber-based alternative to plastic packaging with sustainable end-of-life characteristics.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Paper Containers and Packaging
Primary Office
  • Frogmore Paper Mill, Fourdrinier Way
  • Apsley, Hertfordshire
  • Hemel Hempstead HP3 9RY
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 01782 000000
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NRL Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Later Stage VC $1.06M Cancelled Generating Revenue
2. Later Stage VC 04-Aug-2015 Completed Generating Revenue
1. Grant $2.12M Completed Startup
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NRL Patents

NRL Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
CA-3031886-A1 Moulding of articles Pending 26-Jul-2016 00000000
GB-201612889-D0 Moulding of articles Ceased 26-Jul-2016 00000000
EP-3491190-A1 Moulding of articles Pending 26-Jul-2016 00000000
US-20190169800-A1 Moulding of articles Pending 26-Jul-2016 00000000
CA-2699469-A1 Moulding of articles Abandoned 14-Sep-2007 D21J7/00
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NRL Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
James Gardiner Managing Director & Board Member
Dorian Hardacre Director, Technology & Board Member
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NRL Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
Anthony Hardacre NRL Board Member 000 0000
Dorian Hardacre NRL Director, Technology & Board Member 000 0000
Ian Thomas Turquoise International Chairman 000 0000
James Gardiner NRL Managing Director & Board Member 000 0000
Peter Dixon NRL Board Member 000 0000
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NRL Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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NRL Investors (3)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Adapt Low Carbon Group Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
Turquoise International Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
European Commission Government 000 0000 000000 0
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