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Kim Tutin

Innovation Crossroads fellow wins EPA award

The founder of a startup company who is working with the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory has won an…

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Brandcamp: Do you have what it takes to build your brand?

In today’s fiercely competitive business landscape, it’s a challenge to stand out. Consumers are bombarded with information from…

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Cohort 2023

21 Innovators Selected for the Department of Energy's Lab-Embedded Entrepreneurship Program

Today, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced the latest round of cohorts in its Lab-Embedded Entrepreneurship Program (LEEP).…

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Alex Stiles

Residential glass collection program to launch in November, as Knoxville startups tackle sustainability

Two Knoxville-based startups are tackling the challenges of waste and sustainability, one household at a time.

KnoxFill, founded…

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Recycling Mixed Plastics

ORNL scientists close the cycle on recycling mixed plastics

Little of the mixed consumer plastics thrown away or placed in recycle bins actually ends up being recycled. Nearly 90% is buried in…

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