Second quarter food startup roundup

GreenBiz

One option is to deploy microbes that grab nitrogen from the air and add it to soils, a route pioneered by first movers such as Pivot Bio. Second quarter food startup roundup. Jim Giles. Fri, 06/04/2021 - 02:30. Welcome to the second quarter edition of Food Weekly’s startup roundup.

Inside the world’s first VR circular fashion summit: 4 key takeaways

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It has set three Action Goals to be achieved by 2021: recirculate 100,000 fashion item; tokenize 10,000 fashion items on the blockchain; and upcycle 1,000 pairs of sneakers. The idea that we only have 60 years of top soil left if we continue to degrade our soil is scary.

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Sustainable Construction Materials: 5 Eco-Friendly Options Revolutionizing The Industry

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UpCycle – Austin, Texas. Some of their “Green Cement” products include upcycled construction and demolition materials. The roof is covered by a layer of soil to improve insulation and is sloped to capture and conserve the rainfall for reuse in the building.

2020 was the year that…

GreenBiz

The Regenerative Organic Alliance developed a standard to support farmers who promote soil health. 2020 was the year that…. Joel Makower. Mon, 12/28/2020 - 02:11. It was a very long year.

Green Your Workplace With These Eco-Friendly Office Products and Supplies

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a sofa that upcycles 200 plastic water bottles) and renewable sugar-based packaging. To support soil health and ensure only non-toxic compounds are going into the ground, opt for organic mulch and non-synthetic fertilizers.

How two companies are building systems to scale reuse, which is vital for a circular economy

GreenBiz

LimeLoop partners directly with retail companies and provides them with a set of reusable packages made from upcycled billboard vinyl and lined with recycled cotton. And not into the ocean, the soil and bits of them go into our bodies. How two companies are building systems to scale reuse, which is vital for a circular economy. Deonna Anderson. Fri, 11/06/2020 - 01:15.

At TEDxElemental, climate-tech entrepreneurs spoke about planting roots and spreading wings

Elemental Excelerator

Stacy Flynn and the Evrnu team are upcycling textile waste in collaboration with leading brands and supply chain partners. Regenerative farmers are sequestering carbon in the soil while feeding us all. It filled our hearts to see so many friends and family at #TEDxElemental!

E8 Launches Good Carbon Gifts,a carbon-negative catalog for the 2020 holidays

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Carbon-friendly potting soil and garden amendments from PittMoss ; Bamboo toilet paper – suddenly in high demand -- from Reel and Cloud Paper ; Crayons from Carbon Upcycling’s artist-in-residence at the Captured Carbon Studio ; and. Today cleantech investment leaders E8 and partners launched the Good Carbon Gifts guide, an online listing of products that capture and store carbon that also make great gifts. The guide can be viewed at www.GoodCarbonGifts.org.

E8 Launches Good Carbon Gifts,a carbon-negative catalog for the 2020 holidays

E8 Cleantech Angels

Carbon-friendly potting soil and garden amendments from PittMoss ; Bamboo toilet paper – suddenly in high demand -- from Reel and Cloud Paper ; Crayons from Carbon Upcycling’s artist-in-residence at the Captured Carbon Studio ; and. Today cleantech investment leaders E8 and partners launched the Good Carbon Gifts guide, an online listing of products that capture and store carbon that also make great gifts. The guide can be viewed at www.GoodCarbonGifts.org.

Our favorite environmental TikTok channels

AGreenLiving

EcoTok was co-founded by 27-year-old Philip Aiken, whose special interest is soil restoration. diysustainability #upcycle #diy #tshirtupcycle #sustainability #diysustainability #lesswaste #fyp ? mvvvc I want a 3D printed building so bad #engineering #3dprinting #concrete #civilengineer #earth #soil ? vismcandleco Someone keeps leaving empty Tito’s Vodka handles around , so let’s UPCYCLE! candlemaking #upcycle #reuse #recycle #sustainability #dranks #me ?

The 2021 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

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After earning her degree, she led programs to help Foodstuffs, one of New Zealand’s largest supermarket chains, separate its food waste for use in upcycled products. The 2021 GreenBiz 30 Under 30. GreenBiz Editors. Mon, 05/17/2021 - 00:01. Their dreams are bright: Walkable, equitable cities.

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Meet the Innovators in Elemental Excelerator’s 9th Cohort

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Upcycling textile waste in collaboration with leading brands and supply chain partners. The company’s regenerative NuCycl technologies upcycle textile and apparel waste by dissolving cotton and regenerating the molecules into a new, even stronger fiber.

Do you have a world-changing company? We want to fund you up to $1 million

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Soil management technologies. Waste reduction and upcycling. Friends, applications are open for our next cohort of ambitious startups that are addressing the world’s most urgent environmental and infrastructure issues. Does your company — or a company you know — belong in our 8th cohort? Now is the time to get in touch by taking five minutes to fill out our qualifying application.

Sustainable funerals: Part 2 – with Ethical.net

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You could also choose a coffin made from 100% reclaimed and upcycled solid wood. As with the previous options, cardboard will simply rot away into the soil; ideal for a green burial. Are you planning for a green funeral?

Managing Food Waste in the Office

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Composting converts organic waste into soil carbon, averting landfill methane emissions in the process. Do you think addressing food waste in the office is too much of a bother? Doesn’t most waste happen in our households, restaurants and other food institutions?

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The best eco-friendly gifts for your grandparents

AGreenLiving

In addition to enriching the soil , flax requires less energy and water to manufacture into material than cotton. Upcycled cribbage board For the grandparent who enjoys classic game time, give the gift of cribbage with the added benefit of reusing materials off the street.

How To Create A Sustainability Plan: Executive Guide To Becoming A Sustainable Business – Step 4

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Can we find ways to recycle or upcycle waste materials (e.g. Companies all pollute at some level, whether it is pollution in the air, water or soil. The Playbook for Becoming a Sustainable Business.

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Second quarter food startup roundup

AGreenLiving

One option is to deploy microbes that grab nitrogen from the air and add it to soils, a route pioneered by first movers such as Pivot Bio. Alongside Lowercarbon Capital , home to a slew of hot climate tech startups, is The Nature Conservancy, which recently began investing in young companies that can speed the spread of soil health improvements.

Second quarter food startup roundup

AGreenLiving

One option is to deploy microbes that grab nitrogen from the air and add it to soils, a route pioneered by first movers such as Pivot Bio. Alongside Lowercarbon Capital , home to a slew of hot climate tech startups, is The Nature Conservancy, which recently began investing in young companies that can speed the spread of soil health improvements.

How to properly and safely dispose of these 10 items in your home

AGreenLiving

Toxic chemicals, e-waste, light bulbs and batteries are just a few common household items that exit our homes and can end up in the landfill , where they may or may not break down or leach into the soil and water. Regardless of where you take it, the fee typically ranges from $2-10 per tire, so consider upcycling those old radials into a property border or flower bed divider.

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2020 was the year that…

AGreenLiving

The Regenerative Organic Alliance developed a standard to support farmers who promote soil health. 2020 was the year that… Joel Makower Mon, 12/28/2020 – 02:11 It was a very long year.

Inside the world’s first VR circular fashion summit: 4 key takeaways

AGreenLiving

It has set three Action Goals to be achieved by 2021: recirculate 100,000 fashion item; tokenize 10,000 fashion items on the blockchain; and upcycle 1,000 pairs of sneakers. “The idea that we only have 60 years of top soil left if we continue to degrade our soil is scary.

12 good things that happened for the environment in 2019

AGreenLiving

This cactus plastic begins breaking down in a month when placed in soil and only a few days in water. He began making colorful beds out of upcycled tires for both pets and strays. For folks who read — and write — about sustainability, dire projections are revealed every day. Between rainforest fires and ocean pollution, much of the news is grim. However, 2019 also brought good news.

How two companies are building systems to scale reuse, which is vital for a circular economy

AGreenLiving

How to meet people where they are LimeLoop partners directly with retail companies and provides them with a set of reusable packages made from upcycled billboard vinyl and lined with recycled cotton. And not into the ocean, the soil and bits of them go into our bodies.

The 2021 GreenBiz 30 Under 30

AGreenLiving

After earning her degree, she led programs to help Foodstuffs, one of New Zealand’s largest supermarket chains, separate its food waste for use in upcycled products.

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