A part of Plug & Play!

Magnomer joins Plug & Play Accelerator


Magnomer was invited to join Plug & Play Tech Center’s New materials and Packaging accelerator program. As a part of it’s 8th Batch, the program provides Magnomer exclusive access to Plug & Play’s corporate partners.

About Plug & Play:

Headquartered in Silicon Valley, Plug & Play is a VC with corporate driven accelerator programs. The New Materials & Packaging program is themed to ensure that startups and corporate partners make the most meaningful connections for their business.

Magnomer Finalist at GSVC

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Magnomer was selected as a Finalist for GSVC and is invited to UC Berkeley for a chance to win!

The Global Social Venture Competition (GSVC )empowers the next generation of social entrepreneurs by providing them with mentoring, exposure, and over $80,000 in prizes to transform their ideas into ventures that address the world’s most pressing challenges using technology for good. GSVC was founded by MBA students at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business in 1999 and has evolved into a global network of premier business schools around the world.

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A Startup to watch!


StartHub.org is a comprehensive, centralized online platform designed to connect, support, and grow Greater Boston’s world-class technology and early-stage community. Developed in a public-private partnership between the City of Boston, Venture Café, Gust, and a wide number of partners from Boston's startup community, StartHub serves as Greater Boston's homepage for the startup ecosystem.

The StartHub Startups to Watch Program features innovative startups in the Boston area providing them recognition and visibility for contributing to the continued growth of Greater Boston’s startup ecosystem.

Winner of iMatSci Innovation showcase at MRS Fall 2018

Magnomer won the iMatSci innovation showcase at the MRS Fall 2018 meeting held in Boston. Magnomer was placed 2nd out of over 30 innovative ideas showcased the at meeting.


The iMatSci Innovation Showcase provides a platform for technology leaders at universities, research laboratories and startup companies to demonstrate the practical applications of their innovative, materials-based technologies. The goal of this program is to convene innovators, industry leaders and investors in one location to spur collaboration that accelerates the adoption of new materials technologies for real-world applications.

The Materials Research Society (MRS) is a vibrant member-driven organization of over 14,000 from industry, academia and US-based national labs. The MRS mission is to advance materials innovation and to improve the quality of life.

Magnomer selected as one of Top 6 CleanTech NorthEast startups


Boston, MA -- October 18, 2018

Magnomer was selected as on of top 6 startups by the Cleantech Open Northeast. CTONE - the Northeast division of Cleantech Open, the world’s largest cleantech accelerator, announced its 2018 regional winners. The win allows Magnomer to compete in the CleanTech Global Forum in Los Angeles in Jan 2019.

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Magnomer selected among MassChallenge Top26!

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September 19, 2018, BOSTON – MassChallenge, a global network of zero-equity startup accelerators, today announced Magnomer is one of the Top 26 startups from its 2018 Boston program. The top 26 were selected from 128 startups which were admitted in the Boston 2018 cohort. Selected startups will now move into the final judging round, where they’ll compete for cash prizes that will be awarded at the MassChallenge Awards on October 17, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts.


Magnomer to pilot its bottle cap markers with Casella

Boston, MA, 6/25/2018:


The Magnomer team is excited to announce that it will commence pilot trials with Casella Waste Systems, Inc. Magnomer is to test the performance of its bottle-cap markers in Casella's MRF located in Charlestown, MA.

Magnomer is a Boston based MassChallenge startup that uses magnetizable markers as means to design recyclable zero waste packaging. Bottle cap markers, to be commercially tested by Casella, are intended to provide the packaging industry a solution for enhanced recyclability without undue reliance on consumer behavior. The design also allows recycling plant operators  to reduce contamination by plastic bottle caps. Caps, which are mis-sorted due to their small size, commonly mix with glass and reduce end-market glass recycling value. 

Casella is pleased to partner with such an innovative company as Magnomer – giving them the opportunity to prove out technology that could have a significant impact on extracting further contaminates from the glass recycling stream.
— Bob Cappadona, Vice President at Casella Recycling

Casella Waste Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: CWST) is an integrated regional solid waste services company that provides collection, transfer, disposal, recycling and resource management services to residential, industrial and commercial customers, primarily throughout the eastern United States.

For further information contact: Ravish Majithia (ravishmajithia@magnomer.com)