CrayoNano and Audax Electronics Announce Partnership for UV-C LED Disinfection Solutions

Trondheim, Norway—6 October 2023— CrayoNano, a leader in UV-C LED technology, and Audax Electronics, renowned for their expertise in solid-state lighting, Original Design Manufacturing (ODM), and contract manufacturing, have formed a collaborative design partnership focused on the disinfection market.  

This partnership combines CrayoNano's deep knowledge and experience in UV-C LED technology with Audax's comprehensive capabilities in solid-state lighting, resulting in the development of highly efficient and eco-friendly UV-C LED module solutions. Audax has rigorously tested and validated the CrayoLED™ and will now be integrated into their UV-C LED module product portfolio, available for purchase directly or through their distribution channels; allowing customers to access top-quality modules for streamlined product design, prototyping, and implementation.  

Meeting the Evolving Needs of the UV Disinfection Market  

The UV disinfection market is experiencing growth and seeing high demands on solutions that directly impact people's quality of life. CrayoNano and Audax are committed to delivering highly efficient and dependable disinfection solutions that cater to the high standards and requirements of the market. These solutions encompass a wide range of module designs targeting various applications, including water, air, and surface disinfection.  

As a leading LED solutions provider, Audax offers end-to-end support, spanning from design to mass-scale production. Their light engines with CrayoLED™ utilize aluminum MCPCBs in various sizes and easily integrate with optics from LEDiL, a CrayoNano partner, reducing customer’s design-in time and investment.  

Enabling the Adoption of UV-C LED Technology  

"We are thrilled to partner with Audax in expanding their UV-C LED portfolio," said Stefan Stockbauer, Global Sales Director at CrayoNano. "Together, we will provide tailored solutions to meet the increasing demand for safer environments, facilitating the widespread adoption of UV-C LED technology."  

This strategic partnership aims to accelerate the advancement and implementation of disinfection solutions across diverse sectors, including healthcare, hospitality, and transportation. In collaboration with a network of partners, CrayoNano and Audax will support end-users in rapid prototyping, development, and manufacturing, perfectly aligning with the evolving demands of the market. Audax can support module sales directly and distribution through their dedicated global sales network, making it easier than ever to integrate UV-C LEDs into customer product designs.  

The integration of CrayoNano's trusted UV-C LED components with Audax's extensive system design expertise, customers can expect highly effective, dependable, customizable, and energy-efficient solutions tailored to meet their unique requirements.  

A Vision for the Future of Disinfection Technology

"As leaders in delivering integrated solutions, we are excited to partner with CrayoNano to drive the development of disinfection technology," stated Rafael Grassi, Co-Founder and Sales Director at Audax Electronics. "We believe our combined strengths will result in forward-thinking, reliable disinfection solutions that address the ever-growing demand for safer environments."  

Global Support and Presence

Both companies provide global support, with offices located in EMEA and the Americas, ensuring that customers worldwide can benefit from their collaborative efforts in advancing and implementing cutting-edge disinfection solutions.

For media inquiries, please contact:

Audax Electronics

Rafael Grassi, Sales Manager EMEA
Phone: +55 11 9 7500-0369

Victor Biz Malassise, Sales Manager USMCA and Media Relations
Phone: +1 720 457-2076

CrayoNano AS

Stefan Stockbauer, Global Sales Director
Phone: +47 72 58 00 50

Camly Doan, Head of Marketing

About Audax Electronics

Audax Electronics is a Brazilian company established in 2012, focused on development of solid-state lighting solutions (LEDs). We continually enrich our product portfolio with state-of-the-art LED solutions, enabling our customers to rapidly develop and deploy new fixtures with the latest technologies.  

About CrayoNano 

Founded in 2012, CrayoNano develops and manufactures nanomaterials-based semiconductor components using proprietary technologies. Headquartered in Trondheim, Norway, CrayoNano has expanded with a subsidiary in Taiwan and supporting customers globally with sales representatives in EMEA, APAC and Americas. CrayoNano’s innovative semiconductor components advance global solutions in health and safety, water purification, consumer, and industrial applications, and more. CrayoNano is registered on Euronext OTC in Norway under the ticker “CNANO”.