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About LayerOne

LayerOne is a company focused on the production of advanced materials, specifically graphene and graphene oxide, within the materials industry. The company's main offerings include the production and supply of graphene and graphene oxide powders and pastes, which are used to enhance the properties of various products, such as lithium-ion batteries, supercapacitors, and new battery technologies, as well as in the creation of unique membranes and filters for clean water and air. LayerOne primarily serves sectors such as the energy storage industry and the clean water and air industry. It was founded in 2005 and is based in Oslo, Norway.

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LayerOne's Products & Differentiators

    Graphene Oxide

    This material consists of few layers (1-3) of graphene oxide, having a C/O ration of 2-3 and a purity higher than 99%. The material can be produced as custom-made product with different acidity degree, mesh size, and in different physical states such as: powder, dispersion, paste, and film. The Graphene Oxide can be used for multiple applications, including but not limited to: membranes, anti-viral coatings, polymer composites, rubber composites.


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Latest LayerOne News

LayerOne opens Norway’s largest graphene factory

Jun 5, 2023

LayerOne has announced the opening of Norway’s largest production unit for advanced graphene materials at Herøya. The company is scaling up production to meet the increasing demand from industries worldwide seeking to improve the performance and sustainability of their products. LayerOne is backed by Aker ASA. LayerOne plans to expand the production with several larger units in different locations in the future. The aim is to become a globally leading supplier of advanced graphene materials. LayerOne is dedicated to transforming the materials industry by leveraging the unique properties of graphene materials for the development of sustainable and innovative solutions that can accelerate the green transition. The company’s unique proprietary production process overcomes the long-standing challenge of scaling up production, making advanced graphene materials commercially available at industrial scale without compromising on quality. Herøya is one of Norway’s leading industrial ecosystems with easy access to industrial competence and expertise within process chemistry. “This is a very important milestone for us and a key part in our industrialization strategy. We are committed to driving down costs and discovering new use cases for our products through close collaboration with leading global customers and research institutions. With this approach, I am confident that LayerOne will play a pivotal role in transforming the way we utilize these materials in the future”, says Christian F. Dethloff, CEO at LayerOne. "For LayerOne, Herøya is the perfect place to validate our products and demonstrate the safety of our processes. We are excited to make a positive impact and help address some of the most pressing challenges that society is currently facing" concludes Dethloff. "The production plant at Herøya will be critical to validate the quality and scalability of our products and manufacturing processes, while securing sales to early customers. We intend to acquire as much knowledge as possible, to ensure readiness for full-scale production at a fraction of today’s costs", says Filippo Giordanino, Chief Technical Officer at LayerOne. Source:

LayerOne Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was LayerOne founded?

    LayerOne was founded in 2005.

  • Where is LayerOne's headquarters?

    LayerOne's headquarters is located at Forskningsveien, Oslo.

  • Who are LayerOne's competitors?

    Competitors of LayerOne include Novusterra and 6 more.

  • What products does LayerOne offer?

    LayerOne's products include Graphene Oxide and 2 more.


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Novusterra is a graphene manufacturer. It harnesses the potential to produce high-quality graphene from carbon-based deposits to be used in high tech applications within the battery storage technology and water filtration marketplace. The company was founded in 2020 and is based in Miami, Florida.


MADE ADVANCED MATERIALS develops graphene/fiber-reinforced composite materials. It serves the automotive, marine, and lifestyle industries. It was founded in 2018 and is based in Singapore, Singapore.

Graphene Square

Graphene Square is a company focused on the commercialization of graphene material and graphene films, operating in the electronics and materials science industry. The company's main offerings include high-quality graphene films and equipment for the synthesis of graphene and other 2D materials. These products are primarily used as transparent conductors and in various other electronics applications. It was founded in 2012 and is based in Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea.

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ACS Material

ACS Material is a tech enterprise involved in the development and production of nanomaterials, including graphene. Its products include graphene, molecular sieves, carbon series, and metal nanomaterials. It provides its services to research universities, national laboratories, and companies. It was founded in 2011 and is based in Pasadena, California.

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Universal Matter

Universal Matter manufactures carbon-based graphene. The company uses carbon-based feedstock materials, recycled plastics, and biomass for graphene manufacturing. It caters to medical technology, solar and storage, automotive, electronics, sensors, and building materials. The company was founded in 2019 and is based in Houston, Texas.


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