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Trusscore raises $5.33 million in seed financing round

Material science company to accelerate research and development, marketing, and sales of sustainable building materials KITCHENER, Ontario – Trusscore, a material science company that is changing the way people build by combining sustainable materials and nanotechnology, today announced it has completed an oversubscribed CDN$5.33-million seed round of financing. Proceeds from the financing will assist in … Continue

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Walls for hogs redesigned to keep COVID-19 at bay in ERs

WINGHAM, ONT. — A Palmerston company that makes walls to separate hogs in pig barns, is playing a big part in keeping COVID-19 at bay in emergency rooms and long term care homes across Canada. Five weeks ago, Trusscore’s braintrust sat down to talk about how they could help out Ontario as it dealt with … Continue

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Recover centres on stand-by in Grey Bruce

Two Community Recovery Centres are set up, one at the Davidson Centre in Kincardine and the second at the P&H Centre in Hanover. These centres are on stand-by and will only be operational as required. If warranted, a third site may be established at a place to be determined by local needs. The centres are … Continue

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Code Now: How Tech Can Help Medicine Beat COVID-19

Perhaps no sector of Canadian society has been more ripe, or eager, for paradigm-busting transformation through tech-based innovation than the hospital and medical community. And at no other time has the need for that transformation been more acute. As COVID-19 shuts down cities, threatens to overwhelm hospitals and – grimly – claims lives, the urgency … Continue

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Company producing temporary hospital walls during COVID-19 has ties to the Sault

Trusscore CEO and Sault Ste. Marie native Dave Caputo was in a video conference Tuesday morning when all of his messaging services and social media accounts began to blow up. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau used his daily COVID-19 address from Rideau Cottage to laud Caputo and his team for repurposing their sustainable building material plant … Continue

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The Helpers | This week’s stories of people stepping up in a pandemic

People across Waterloo region are stepping up to help their neighbours, front-line workers and more.  This week on CBC Kitchener-Waterloo’s The Morning Edition, we featured a number of stories about them, including hospital equipment drives, creating temporary walls for hospitals and handing out nutritious food to families in need. Here’s a selection of stories about helpers … Continue

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Local companies helping out

CTV News shares the story of TempWall by Trusscore and how it has been deployed through Canadian hospitals to help to flatten the curve of COVID-19. #flattenthecurve #ctvnews

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Trusscore in the Elora Research Station – Dairy Facility

Video: Trusscore in the Elora Research Station – Dairy Facility A quick tour of the Elora Research Station – Dairy Facility, where Trusscore Wall and Ceiling Boards are used in agricultural application. See original article.

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March Wrap-Up: Waterloo takes on COVID-19

This year is becoming history in real-time. In Waterloo Region, March is when everyday life shifted from business-as-usual to a once-in-a-lifetime crisis. There was no lack of headlines, even when you remove the health element of COVID-19. We cancelled events and closed offices, just like everywhere else. That isn’t what this wrap-up will focus on. … Continue