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  • Original Title: Purency
  • Year: 2022
  • Award: WSA European Young Innovators
  • Category: European Young Innovators
  • Producer: Aurelia Liechtenstein, Valerie Hengl, Benedikt Hufnagl, Michael Stibi
  • Country: Austria
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Purency is an Austrian software company that bundled years of research and expertise in chemical engineering and data analysis in their software solutions for vibrational spectroscopy. The Microplastics Finder, Purency’s flagship product, is a powerful tool based on machine learning and provides a robust and reliable solution to laboratories that analyze microplastics. Laboratories are enabled to recognize type, size and quantity of microplastic particles within minutes – even in complex samples.