saperatec Raises € 1M in Seed Capital
Published On February 8, 2011 |
saperatec GmbH, a Bielefeld, German-based recycling specialist for high-tech products, raised € 1m in seed capital.
Investors include the seed funds Gruenderfonds Bielefeld-Ostwestfalen managed by eCAPITAL and the High-Tech Gruenderfonds (HTGF).
The company intends to use the funds to build up the production in Bielefeld.
Led by co-founder and managing director Dr. Sebastian Kernbaum, saperatec will focus on the photovoltaic industry to recover nobel and earth metals like indium, selen, tellur, and other valuable metals from photovoltaic production waste or end-of-life modules.