About Us

Welcome to Minerva Lithium

Minerva Lithium is a university spinout company based on licensed technology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering in Greensboro, NC. The first innovative product is a clean energy technology that utilizes a proprietary Nano Mosaic membrane filter system for critical materials extraction from non-traditional water resources.

Our Mission

We are a small start-up company with a team of researchers committed to engineering solutions and advancing new innovations based on nanotechnology. Our activities focus on water filtration and extraction of high-grade pure minerals that are capable of providing commercial opportunities in renewable energy, auto-industry, and tech sector.

Our Vision

To accelerate rapid, efficient, and low-cost critical mineral extraction techniques towards clean energy technologies, boost lithium recovery, drive the lithium market and recover usable water.

Areas of Interest

  • Selective lithium extraction from brine resources
  • Production of highly pure lithium carbonate and lithium chloride
  • Production of lithium battery components
  • Water purification, heavy metal extraction, and remediation