The Green Chemistry & Engineering Business Plan Competition is a forum for early stage, pre-revenue green and sustainable chemistry-related companies to showcase their solutions to problems like:
- Dependence on critical elements in chemical processes
- Transforming renewable or waste feedstocks into valuable chemicals
- Reducing hazardous chemical inputs in products and processes
- Minimizing energy use and emissions
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR $10,000 WINNER, SioTeX!
And thank you to all of our semi-finalists for participating in the vibrant competition:
THANK YOU TO OUR SOCIAL MEDIA SPONSORS!
Everyone has a stake in this decision, and YOU can make a difference NOW! By voting for the next wave of innovation that will provide REAL solutions to these REAL problems, greener products will be one step closer to the market place. Individuals’ support of the competition not only enabled them to help drive solutions for crucial issues, but it allowed them to have a stake in the competition itself. All contributors had the opportunity to vote for which technology should win—the higher the donation, the more votes they received!
Special thanks to our $50+ sponsors:
Defender of the Fort
MYRivera and Boys
Gary and Kathy Taylor
And thank you to our judges/expert panelists!
Eric Beckman—Professor at University of Pittsburgh and Co-Director of the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation
Dan Daly—Director of Alabama Innovation and Mentoring of Entrepreneurs Center
Joe Indvik—Co-Founder, President, and COO of SparkFund