Co-Founder/CEO: Scott Bolin

North Carolina State University
Startup Officer: Wade Fulghum

Technology Area:
  • Chemicals and Engineering
  • Consumer-facing New Models
Website: http://www.tethis.com/

Tethis is a NC State spinout that designs and produces high performing bio-based super absorbent polymers and other modified starches. Tethis has developed IP around using a well-known manufacturing technology to make highperforming polymers using corn starch and other renewables. While the end game is to disrupt the $8bn diaper absorbent market, a number of licenses and development are underway in several verticals, including agriculture and building materials

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