The COVID-19 outbreak posed several challenges to the Indian startup ecosystem. However, there have been a few positive outcomes as well, as the pandemic has been a catalyst for many companies to refocus and reimagine the way they work.
COVID-19 has also heightened the importance of cleanliness, maintaining hygiene, and staying healthy. It has bolstered the demand for disinfection services to keep surfaces clean and safe from microbial contamination. Mumbai-based Sicora Technologies is addressing this demand.
Founded in 2020 by Yash Jain, and Geeta Tolia, Sicora provides an antimicrobial surface coating named Dr Nanoxa for sanitising surfaces and keeping them safe from bacteria and viruses, including Sars-CoV-2. The coating will be effective for 30 days and will require re-application post that.
Speaking with YourStory, Yash explains that after application of the coating, it forms a thin…