Greentown Labs requests applications from innovative startups who are reimagining proteins, plastics, or packaging. The KAITEKI Challenge is a program in partnership with Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (MCHC) that offers startups the opportunity to pursue long-term collaborations with MCHC via a paid Proof of Concept (POC) project. By facilitating advancements in alternative proteins, waste plastics recycling, and the prevention of food loss and waste, the Challenge aims to bring the concept of KAITEKI, or “sustainable wellbeing for people, society, and planet Earth,” to daily life.
Collaborate with one of the world’s leading chemicals corporations.
Get $25K in non-dilutive grant funding to cover the proof of concept project.
Receive mentorship and partnership-focused programming from Greentown Labs.
Accelerate your innovations in alternative proteins, plastic recycling, or food loss + waste prevention.
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