Ecovative donated materials to the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) summer program at RPI. These young minds performed experiments on the insulating properties of these materials, and assessed how they could be used for insulated shipping containers or home insulation.
Environmental Director, Sam Harrington is attending the Sustainable Packaging Coalition fall meeting this week in Phoenix. He will also be attending and exhibiting at the Sustainable Packaging Forum. If you’ll be at the Forum expo, stop by the Ecovative booth to chat and take a sample of EcoCradle™ back to share with your colleagues!
Ecovative was selected as one of thirty-one companies from 13 countries for the World Economic Forum’s Tech Pioneer award for being a visionary company in the field of clean tech.
“These companies represent the cutting edge in innovation and are poised to have a critical impact on the future of business, industry and society”
“To be selected as a Technology Pioneer, a company must be involved in the development of a major technology and/or innovation and have the potential for long-term impact on business and society. In addition, it must demonstrate visionary leadership and show all the signs of being a long-standing and sustainable market leader — and its technology must be proven.”
Eben will be traveling to Tianjin, China in 2 weeks for the awards ceremony.