Pervoskite material providers

Greatcell Solar Materials

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Greatcell Solar Materials manufactures and supplies the very best quality materials for energy systems applications. These include high-purity precursors for third-generation perovskite solar cells (PSC), dye-sensitised solar cells (DSC), semi-conductors, charge transport materials and LED components.

Greatcell Solar Materials is capable and ready for the industrialisation of DSC and PSC technologies. GSM is also providing materials for innovative and frontier perovskite applications such as optoelectronic, piezoelectric and ferroelectric devices, spintronics, transistors, catalysts and molecular switches.


Greatcell Solar Materials’ operations range from small scale synthesis to pilot scale development; capable of fulfilling small orders for individual projects to large orders for production scale initiatives.

Tokyo Chemical Industry

Tokyo Chemical Industry logo imageTokyo Chemical Industry (TCI) is a global manufacturer and distributor of specialty organic chemicals with facilities in the USA, Europe, Japan, China and India.

Among their products are several chemicals relating perovskites, namely perovskite materials for solar cells like carrier transport materials, organic onium salts, cesium halides and lead halides.

International Offices:


9211 N. Harborgate Street Portland, OR 97203 U.S.A.


Boereveldseweg 6 - Haven 1063 2070 Zwijndrecht Belgium

Ajay SQM

Ajay-SQM Group is multinational company engaged in the iodine derivatives market.  The company produces a diverse portfolio of over 80 products used in many diverse industries, such as engineered plastics, LCD , electronics, industrial applications, animal nutrition, and more.

For the perovskite industry, Ajay-SQM offers the perovskite precursors Formamidinium Iodide (FAI), Cesium Iodide (CsI) and Methylammonium Iodide (MAI). The company also offers tailor-made solutions for its clients and can support new materials from bench scale samples to industrial production.

Alfa Chemistry Materials

Alfa Chemistry Materials, a sub-branch of Alfa Chemistry, is focused on the supply of a wide array of materials, such as carbon nanotubes, fullerene (carbon spheres), graphene, high purity materials, MOFs and COFs compound, molecular sieve, quantum dots, etc.The Company offers a line of perovskite materials.Its materials can be used in many industries, like electrode materials, electrolytes, fuel cell catalysts, hydrogen storage materials, lithium-ion batteries, membranes, metal organic frameworks (mofs), perovskite materials, phosphors-phosphor materials, solid oxide fuel cell materials, supercapacitors, and thermoelectric materials.

American Perovskites

American Perovskites (AP) is a material and equipment supply company with production facilities in Colorado and headquarters in California. It is driven by the idea to harness the potential of perovskite materials, accelerate the manufacturing of solar cell semiconductors, and create a diversified and inclusive future workforce.

AP develops and produces various materials, among which are: CzAn, a promising material for use in a variety of applications as a hole transport material (HTM), FlAnS, an aromatic amine that exhibits good charge transport properties, including high hole mobility and good conductivity, which makes it a promising candidate for use as an HTM in solar cells, and more. 


Avantama logo imageSwitzerland-based Avantama AG (previously called NanoGrade) is specialized in the development and supply of printable and coatable materials for the manufacturing of optical or electronic thin films. Avantam's materials are based on liquid formulations and inks containing semiconducting metal oxides or luminescent perovskite quantum dots.

Avantama’s QDs show several differences when compared to other commercial QDs (CdSe and InP): the chemical composition is based on metal halide perovskites such as e.g. CsPbBr3, the QD color is mainly controlled by the chemical composition and not by the QD size, no additional inorganic shell is needed for high quantum efficiency and stability and more.


Avantama states that its metal halide perovskite QDs yield the highest possible quantum efficiencies of > 95% which will result in best peak brightness of LCD displays.

BlueDot Photonics

BlueDot Photonics logo imageBlueDot Photonics is a U.S-based company that is working on building next generation solar panels and photonic devices.

BlueDot Photonics' expertise is in the synthesis and characterization of photoactive materials and in the design and manufacturing of devices. The company is committed to finding new ways to harvest, manipulate and transform light using unique materials and simple manufacturing techniques.

BlueDot is commercializing proprietary technology to create the next generation of solar panels and photonic devices. It was also one of the startups selected for Shell Gamechanger Accelerator Powered by NREL, in which it will be developing a cost-effective and scalable manufacturing process to create solar panels using perovskite materials, which aim to increase solar panel output by at least 10%.

BOC Sciences

BOC Sciences is a chemical supplier that provides a wide range of bulk compounds for the pharmaceutical, agrochemical, biotechnology and more. It is a brand of BOCSCI Inc. 

BOC Sciences can manufacture or customize perovskite-related materials, such as Tetrabutylammoniumiodide.

BOC Sciences specializes in small molecules synthesis, biosynthesis, purification and characterization and works closely with its synthetic laboratories, fermentation labs, OEM and global partners to offer a wide range of products.



Borun was established in 2004 and is a professional manufacturer of Perovskite Solar Cell, Organic Optoelectronic Material (OPV), Dye-Sensitized solar cell (DSSC) and their Intermediate and Reagents in china. Among its customers are MERCK, TCI, and more.

The company deals with Perovskite Precursors and relative products of the Perovskite Precursor, and claims to offer the chemical industry's best quality Perovskite Precursors for the Solid State Dye Solar Cell technology. All Borun Perovskite Precursors provide guaranteed performance, high reproducibility, stable/consistent results, and are of the highest purity.

DOWA Electronics Materials

DOWA Electronics Materials was established in Japan in October 2006 as a company specializing in the electronics materials businesses, being spun off from DOWA Mining Co., Ltd. that was established as a mining and smelting company in 1884.

DOWA Electronics Materials has produced products that hold a top share of their respective world markets with the high added values and is classified divided into three major businesses; semiconductor business, electronics materials business, and advanced fine materials business.

DOWA produces, as part of its advanced materials unit, various kinds of metal powders like ferrite and iron powders, and is now developing complex oxide powders as a new field. Its perovskite-type complex oxide powder (SOFC) are various oxides that can be used as the materials for electrodes and electrolytes. It can also be used for exhaust gas purification catalyst and OSC material.


Dyenamo offers high-quality materials and equipment for solar energy applications, mainly dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSC), perovskite solar cells (PSC) and solar fuels.

The company's strong connection with the Swedish R&D consortium the Center for Molecular Devices (CMD) enables it to always be at the frontier with regards to the latest development. CMD consists of research groups at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm, research groups at Uppsala University and the DSSC/PSC activities at the research institute Swerea IVF AB.


Excyton logoExcyton (previously PeroLED) was established in 2019, with operations in both the UK and Saudi Arabia (at KAUST). The company develops novel light emitting materials and devices for next-generation displays.

Excyton used to develop electroluminescent perovskite materials for application in displays, but has changed its focus to develop novel OLED architectures. The company received a $2 million seed investment in 2020 from the KAUST Investment Fund.


FrontMaterials logo imageFounded in Taiwan in 2014, FrontMaterials is a technology company focusing on the commercialization of perovskite photovoltaics and dedicated to the scale up of perovskite materials and solar module. FrontMaterials provides a series of high quality perovskite and organic optoelectronic materials for research.

FrontMaterials' technology aims to enable promising applications including novel integration between electronics and photovoltaic modules, building-integrated photovoltaics, tandem integration with conventional silicon solar system, etc.

The technology looks to be light weight, flexible, thin, colorful, semi-transparent, and most importantly, based on high-speed printing and low-cost manufacturing. FrontMaterials is now in partnership with acdemia and industry worldwide.

Green Science Alliance

Green Science Alliance logo imageGSA is a Japan-based chemical company which performs R&D of advanced cutting edge materials, especially in the field of energy and environmental science.

These materials also include perovskite quantum dots, and can be applied to solar cell, rechargeable battery technologies, capacitors, fuel cells, thermoelectric devices and more.


Heliatek logo imageHeliatek was spun-off in 2006 from the Technical University of Dresden (IAPP) and the University of Ulm. The company’s founding brought together internationally renowned experts in the fields of organic optoelectronics and oligomer synthesis. As the global technology leader in the field of organic photovoltaics (OPV), the company aims to help shape a sustainable solar future.

Heliatek's 4 core focuses are: materials development, OPV business development, stack architechture (organic electronics) and R2R production. Its stated vision is to push forward advanced and sustainable energy solutions in everyday life. Heliatek is making the transition from technology development to industrial manufacturing. Its goal is to produce organic solar films in volume in the near future.

Heliatek's business model is to supply custom-designed HeliaFilm® to partners mainly in the building and automotive industry. Together with its partners, Heliatek develops ready-to-market products for the respective market segments. In its first pilot projects, Heliatek successfully combined its solar film with materials like glass, concrete, and PVC membrane.

ISE Chemicals

ISE Chemicals, established in 1927 in Japan, produces and sells iodine, nickel and cobalt compounds and is also active  in natural gas extraction and trading.

ISE is collaborating with Yamagata University to develop perovskite quantum dots. The company is supplying its pQDs to ZEON corporation.

Mendel Chemicals

Mendel Chemicals is a Moldova-based supplier of chemical products, serving various analytical, industrial, and manufacturing needs.

The Company specializes in providing a wide range of equipment and materials relevant to the perovskite industry. Mendel's offerings include coating equipment, glove boxes, grinding & polishing machines, laboratory mill & mixers, magnetron sputter coating systems, plasma sputtering coaters, spin coaters, thermal evaporation coaters, and vacuum ovens.

Mendel also supplies essential materials used in perovskite research and production, such as Oleylammonium Iodide, Cesium Lead Bromide, Methylammonium Bromide, Cadmium Sulfide, Lead Tin Chloride, Strontium Titanate among others.


Microchem logo imageMicrochem is a Korea-based global provider of ultra high-purity materials and components, mainly for the lighting industry. Microchem supplies mixed metal halides of a variety of components and compositions in the form of precisely-sized spheres of narrow mass variation and is now also covering ultra-dry metal halides of most of elements.

Microchem manufactures high-purity metal halides including: PbI2, SnI2, BiI3, RbI3 and CsI which are widely used in perovskite solar cell development. Microchem is also specialized in pelletizing those metal halides so that each pellet (1.0mg-10.0mg) can contain more than two metal halides according to molar ratio provided by a customer.

Microchem can aid the perovskite research community by providing easy-to-use materials. For example, a pellet (1.0mg) contains both CsI and PbI2 according to the molar ratio so that researchers or panel makers do not have to purchase CsI and PbI2 separately and add those metal halides into a solvent.


Nanox is an advanced materials company developing innovative nanocrystalline perovskite-based catalysts for environmental emission control, with a focus on the automotive stationary engine markets.

The emission control market is over $10 billion and growing steadily, especially with the expansion in Asia. The platinum group metals (PGM) remain the catalysts of choice but this situation is complicated by the requirement for higher performance at lower costs while the PGM are experiencing escalating prices. Nanox now offers an attractive solution to this problem with these perovskite-based Nanoxite™ catalysts engineered with unique structural features and high surface areas that enable higher catalytic efficiency at lower temperatures without sacrificing durability performance.

The Nanoxite products are readily incorporated into existing manufacturing processes used in the catalyst industry allowing easy market entry. Nanox has commissioned a pilot plant to produce commercial levels of the various catalyst formulations aimed at the autocatalyst, stationary and the CO/VOC oxidation markets. The Company aims to ramp up production and complete a larger scale production plant in late 2006.


Ossila was founded in 2009 by organic electronics research scientists with the aim of providing the components, equipment and materials to enable faster and smarter research and discovery. It supplies products to over 600 different institutions in over 57 countries across the world.

Ossila has developed packages of products and services to enable researchers to jump-start their organic electronics development program. In the field of perovskites, the company offers a collection of substrates, materials and processing equipment for the fabrication and measurement of perovskite solar cells and LEDs.

Ossila’s perovskite range can be split into materials and test equipment. The biggest of these are the perovskite precursor materials – Ossila is focused on providing a wide range of organic salts required for fabricating a variety of different perovskite structures. Additionally, it offers a selection of interfacial layers for both hole-transporting and electron-transporting layers as these are often critical for obtaining high performance devices. Finally, Ossila has its premade inks, designed to simplify the process of developing perovskite solar cells for new researchers in the field.