Idea conceived from a Hacking Health Event in St. John's, NL
Team members introduced.
First feedback from industry that our extraction process is possible.
First sale! Invoice written for 100mg of atorvastatin for $50.00.
Dr. Hitesh Viedya joins as Co-Founder. Research continues.
September- November, 2019
Contact over 50 pharmaceutical industry representatives. Including one of the worlds largest active ingredient manufactures in India.
Full time laboratory researcher hired.
Full time research and development analyst hired.
Met with Innovative Medicines Canada, an industry organisation of 41 of the largest pharmaceutical companies in Canada.
Extraction team achieves 99.98% extraction purity from targeted medication.
UnBound Chemicals is accepted into Creative Destructive Labs, a nonprofit organization that delivers an objectives-based program for massively scalable, seed-stage, science-based companies
UnBound Chemicals is one of six graduates from Creative Destructive Lab- Atlantic Cohort.
UnBound Chemicals begins trials with pharmaceutical industry.
Team enters Genesis Evolution, a startup validation program held by the Genesis Centre.
Proof of concept research begins in advance of laboratory work.
Team wins First Place in St. John's Hacking Health Hackaton by developing Artificial Intelligence based pill recognition software. The solution would become the catalyst for medication recycling program.
Team wins First Place in Mel Woodward Cup, a pitch competition held by Genesis Centre and Memorial University.
Team members enter Memorial University Entrepreneurship Internship, focus on market validation.
Began recruiting pharmacies for research.
Company fully pivots to recovering pharmaceutical R&D and production waste, rather than post consumer waste.
The company enters CleanTech Accelerator Ecofuel (by Cycle Capita), based in Montreal, Quebec.