Member - Carbo Culture

Sequestering carbon by rapidly converting biomass waste into high functionality biocarbons.

Type Startup or self-employed
Founded 2016
Company Size 4
Member Type
Innovator
Founders Henrietta Kekäläinen, Christopher Carstens
Headquarters San Mateo, CA 94402, USA
Social network
Carbo Culture

About

Carbo Culture is increasing natural carbon sequestration into soil by 50x with our biocarbons. We’re utilising our novel proprietary technology - a modular carbonisation reactor enabling us to rapidly convert biomass waste into a high purity functional carbon on-site. The resulting biocarbons remain stable for decades, keeping CO2 out of the atmosphere. We put these biocarbons to use in environmental remediation, advanced materials - and especially - for healing the soil. We have successfully shifted from scientific research to a pre-commercial startup in testing phase with customers on multiple fronts. We successfully scaled up production capacity by 8x in 2019.
Headquarters San Mateo, CA 94402, USA

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
SDG 6
Clean Water and
Sanitation
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SDG 7
Affordable and
Clean Energy
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SDG 9
Industry, Innovation
and Infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable Cities
and Communities
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SDG 12
Responsible Consumption
and production
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Efficient Solutions

Labelled Solutions from Carbo Culture

The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label seeks to bridge the gap between ecology and economy, bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability to show that these solutions are not expensive fixes to problems, but rather opportunities for clean economic growth.