ANCON is a high-tech company offering industry leading nanotechnology detection expertise for comprehensive ambient air pollution and toxicity assessment. Providing unprecedented levels of sensitivity, the technology presents a unique solution to many industries including Air Quality Monitoring, Security and Healthcare.
ANCON’s unprecedented sensitivity is based on a novel, proprietary technology known as Nanoparticle Molecular Tagging (NMT). Following the discovery of a method to count individual ions, ANCON’s team of engineers, scientists and business experts have developed the technology over the last 12 years and established an impressive portfolio of IP including UK and US patents. ANCON has close working relations with global market leaders and renowned public and private laboratories, receiving numerous grants and awards from public bodies including the Department of Trade and Industry and the South East England Development Agency. In 2005 ANCON won the Kent Innovation Prize.
ANCON’s head office, laboratories and workshops are located in the Canterbury Innovation Centre in Kent, UK.