From mushroom-based plastics to algae-based textiles, sustainable materials an emerging growth area. And not a moment too soon, as materials like leather and packaging require a lot of resources. Making them smarter and more efficiently will do a lot of good in the world.
You may not realize it, but our oceans are really struggling. Microplastics, over-fishing, coral bleaching and more are putting an immense strain on our most precious resource. Thankfully, there are a lot of promising initiatives focused on tackling this problem.
The #1 issue facing the planet. There are solutions, and they need investment. From clean energy to smart technology, there's a lot of ways to invest in protecting our home.
GENDER & diversity
Female founders receive approximately 2% of all venture capital. Only 1% of total assets are managed by black people. More than ever, investment in women and BIPOC is crucial to establishing the balance of power we need in the world.
Investments in education can help alleviate extreme poverty, minimize climate change, and improve many aspects of our society. More than ever, companies and organizations are creating ways for people to get educated regardless of their circumstances.
The Food System
Agriculture and food waste are surprisingly taxing on the environment. From alternative proteins to ag-tech, food should be center plate when it comes to your portfolio. Thankfully, there are many opportunities for investment in the sustainable food space.
Health & wellness
From mental health issues like depression and PTSD, to physical ailments like obesity, malnutrition, addiction, and diabetes, there are a multitude of solutions taking aim at these solvable challenges.
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