A Big Challenge Too Small to be Seen.
Powered by the Flotilla Foundation, The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, and Conservation X Labs
We're calling on everyone. We need scientists, engineers, marketers, biologists, makers, artists, and everyone else who cares about our planet's future to use their unique skills to help us solve the microfiber challenge.
La Caserne is partnering with Conservation X Labs on the Microfiber Innovation Challenge. The Challenge is awarding $ 650,000 to transformative innovations addressing plastic microfiber pollution
CONSERVATION X LABS IS SEARCHING FOR INNOVATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING CATEGORIES :
Replace textiles that are sources of plastic microfibers with alternatives designed for non-toxic biodegradation in natural environments.
Develop improved textile manufacturing processes (e.g. weaving, treatments) to decrease microfiber shedding.
MICROFIBERS INNOVATION CHALLENGE PARTNERS
This competition is administered by Conservation X Labs with the support of :