C3Nano is an early stage startup (a spin out from Professor Zhenan Bao's chemical engineering lab at Stanford University) developing a new proprietary hybrid carbon nanotube (CNT) based transparent electrode ink and film that can be used as a cheap alternative to ITO for flexible OLEDs, solar cells and other applications.
Cambrios, established in 2002 in California, develops silver-nanowire based transparent electrodes for consumer devices. The first product, ClearOhm, a coating material that produces a transparent, conductive film by wet processing, can be used to create touch panels for OLED panels, LCDs, e-paper displays and also as conductive electrodes in solar panels.
Changchun Tuo Cai Technology, based in Changchun, China, was established in 2017 to produce and supply chemicals for the display, batteries and biochemistry markets.
For the OLED industry, CTCT offers OLED stack materials (HTL, HIL, ETL), host materials and OLED intermediates.
ChemPacific is a service driven company founded in 1995 and located in Baltimore, MD with a subsidiary in Zhejiang, China. The company provides small molecule organic synthesis custom manufacturing services, and their core competency is based on organic chemistry expertise as well as scale up technology.
Daejoo Electronic Materials, based in Korea, manufactures materials for the electronic industry. The company's materials are used in a wide range of applications such as LEDs, CFLs, epoxies, glass materials, phosphors and more.
Doosan Electro Materials was established in 1974 as part of the Korean Doosan group is a electronic material developer and producer.
For the OLED industry, Doosan produces host materials. In 2015 Doosan signed a business arrangement and cross-patent agreement with Idemitsu Kosan to cooperate on OLED manufacturing.
US-based DowDuPont was established in 2015 as a merger between DuPont and Dow Chemical. The new company is a science-based material company active in agriculture, materials science and specialty products.
Both DuPont and Dow Chemical had extensive OLED programs, and the new company is continuing this R&D.
Duksan Hi-Metal (part of the DS Group) is a material maker based in Korea, involved in two segments - semiconductor and OLED materials. Duksan produces OLED materials and is a supplier of Samsung Display.