SHNU Patent First Awarded at Intellectual Property Innovation Prize


Sponsored by CNIPA (China National Intellectual Property Administration), WIPO (World Intellectual Property Organization), and Shanghai Municipal Government, the opening ceremony of 19th Shanghai International Forum on Intellectual Property was held and attended by Shanghai Municipal Party Secretary Chen Jining and Director of CNIPA Deng Hongsen, and Vice Shanghai Mayor Chen Qun.

The SHNU patent, a metal dissolution method of photo-catalysis (patent number ZL201910294530.4) won the third prize at Shanghai Innovation Award for Intellectual Property. This technology is an efficient, non-polluted and environmentally-friendly metal recycling skill that can effectively reduce the pollution and simplify the separation process.

Founded by WIPO in November 2018, the Shanghai Intellectual Property Innovation Prize was rated as municipal-level award in August 2022. Altogether, 44 programs were conferred the innovation prize after rounds of approvals from Shanghai Municipal Government.