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4 Start-ups producing and using Algae

The Algae Protein market size exceeded GBP 510 million in 2020 and is estimated to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate, CAGR, of over 6% between 2021 and 2027. With an increase of use within Human food, Plastic alternative, Textile and Animal feed markets. Start-up research company Beauhurst has data showing that private UK companies producing or using Algae…

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EdTech Startups, helping bridge student knowledge gaps.

During the past year, the use of Tutors has increased, mainly to help students catch up following the home-schooling period, which many parents found a challenge, juggling the parental and professional responsibilities. With the students back at school, online tutoring is beneficial to those who have missed something in class, have been too shy to put their hand up, and…

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Two Startups utilising sustainable bamboo to make a difference.

The use of Bamboo in the western world is increasing as it is now being incorporated into a wide range of items, including clothing, toilet rolls, flooring and walls in construction, bike frames, funeral caskets and even computer hardware. This use of sustainably produced Bamboo will play a pivotal role in moving society towards a fairer and greener economy. Bamboo's…

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Startups improving the energy industry's ecological impact. 

Photo by Kelly Lacy from Pexels Although the Covid crisis has been at the forefront of most conversations, somewhat overshadowing the ongoing environmental discussions, Energy companies are still eagerly addressing their impact on the environment. Thankfully, there are Startups out there looking to assist the energy industry in the endeavours to reduce any adverse effects they may be having. Here are two…

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3 Startups leading the way in PetTech.

Owning a dog is a big commitment. Ideally, dogs shouldn't be alone for a full working day. So it is only those that are at home most of the day, or can take their dog with them wherever they go, that are most suited to owning one. * Since the Covid-19 pandemic, those of us working from home has…

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Nature-inspired sustainable design and innovation.

The natural world exists sustainably, with all the plants, animals, landscape, and other features and products on the planet working in unison. However, as we all know, the human race is currently existing quite differently. In our quest to become more sustainable, some companies are finding that using Biomimicry (the design and production of materials, structures, and systems modelled on…

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The innovative businesses working towards a circular economy

What is a circular economy? I hear you ask... A circular economy is an economic model designed to reduce the number of resources required and waste produced by an industrial process. It aims to get the maximum use of a resource, whether that be from virgin materials or preferably from sustainable or recycled materials. Then, once the product reaches the…

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