Tag: Startups

Public Utilities, Waste Management

What Funders Look For in Startups Tackling Food Waste

November 1, 2021

Via: Waste360

It’s been a rough couple of years financially for even long-established businesses trying to survive in the world of COVID – imagine being a startup. But while the pandemic has taken its toll, some “newbies,” particularly those tackling food waste, […]

Basic Services, Public Transport

MTA’s Transit Tech Lab asks startups for COVID-19 technology ideas

July 9, 2020

Via: StateScoop

The Metropolitan Transit Authority on Wednesday asked startups to contribute technology solutions to fight the spread of the coronavirus on New York City’s public transit, ranging from robots that automatically clean subway car interiors to thermal monitoring systems for passengers […]

Miscellaneous, Public Works

How Startups Are Joining the Race to Kill Plastic

January 30, 2019

Via: Waste360

A recent Fast Company article has taken an in-depth look at some emerging startups and how climate change is spurring product innovation to eliminate plastic. The report details how a new wave of startups have popped up to reduce the […]