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Microplastics Report

: Analysis on the Market, Trends, and Technologies
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Published: February 21, 2024
Updated: June 29, 2024
Author: Nikki Wilson

The microplastics problem has become especially acute within such industries as textiles, packaging, and water treatment. The presence of microplastics in ecosystems and their potential to cause pollution and health risks have sparked significant attention and concern. Businesses are actively seeking innovative solutions to address this challenge, indicating a strong market trend towards sustainability and responsible environmental practices. The substantial market presence, ongoing innovation, and high investment trend into microplastics solutions reflect a dynamic ecosystem ripe for growth and development. The business domain’s focus is on mitigating the impact of microplastics and fostering cleaner, healthier environments through collaboration, innovation, and sustainable practices.

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Topic Dominance Index of Microplastics

The Dominance Index of Microplastics looks at the evolution of the sector through a combination of multiple data sources. We analyze the distribution of news articles that mention Microplastics, the timeline of newly founded companies working in this sector, and the share of voice within the global search data. All this combined gives a dominance index distribution of Microplastics relative to all known Trends and Technologies.

Dominance Index growth in the last 5 years: 42.57%
Growth per month: 0.6236%

Key Activities and Applications

  • Development of bio-based, biodegradable, and compostable materials as alternatives to traditional plastics.
  • Creation of filtration systems and technologies to remove microplastics from water bodies and prevent pollution.
  • Innovation in textile manufacturing to prevent microfiber shedding and reduce microplastic contamination.
  • Design of sustainable packaging solutions that avoid the use of microplastics and enhance recyclability.
  • Research and development of new methods for breaking down polymers into non-toxic, environmentally friendly components.
  • Implementation of educational and community engagement programs to raise awareness about microplastics and promote eco-friendly practices.

Technologies and Methodologies

  • Utilization of directed evolution and genetic engineering to produce enzymes capable of degrading plastic materials.
  • Application of advanced filtration and separation techniques, including hydrocyclones, to extract microplastics from water.
  • Adoption of nanotechnology and microfluidics for the precise characterization and removal of microplastics.
  • Integration of blockchain and data analytics for supply chain transparency and lifecycle assessment of products.
  • Exploration of innovative recycling methods that convert plastic waste into valuable materials without leaving microplastics.
  • Implementation of artificial intelligence and machine learning to optimize processes for identifying and managing microplastics.

Microplastics Funding

A total of 175 Microplastics companies have received funding.
Overall, Microplastics companies have raised $1.3B.
Companies within the Microplastics domain have secured capital from 497 funding rounds.
The chart shows the funding trendline of Microplastics companies over the last 5 years

Funding growth in the last 5 years: 910.49%
Growth per month: 5.04%

Microplastics Companies

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1.0K Microplastics Companies

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Microplastics Investors

Get ahead with your investment strategy with insights into 176 Microplastics investors. TrendFeedr’s investors tool is your go-to source for comprehensive analysis of investment activities and financial trends. The tool is tailored for navigating the investment world, offering insights for successful market positioning and partnerships within Microplastics.

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176 Microplastics Investors

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Microplastics News

TrendFeedr’s News feature offers access to 9.0K news articles on Microplastics. The tool provides up-to-date news on trends, technologies, and companies, enabling effective trend and sentiment tracking.

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9.0K Microplastics News Articles

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