Our proposal to literally grow insulation for homes of the future

Our proposal to literally grow insulation for homes of the future

Here is our proposal to AbInBev (global brewery conglomerate that owns Budweiser, Corona, Stella Artois etc) submitted Nov 2019. We’ve consolidated ideas and research from multiple subject matter experts and from public data. Our hope is that together, we’ll build a price competitive, fossil fuel…

Spent Grains to Paper

Spent Grains to Paper

Given brewer’s spent grain (BSG) is 80-85% moisture level during the grain out process (its like soup), it will take considerable heat to dry it to 10-15% moisture so it would be shelf stable. We started looking at other processes that could use the spent…

Use spent grains as building material

Use spent grains as building material

We’ve wanted to see whether spent grains could be used as filler for building materials. Spent grains as Bricks Today, brick manufacturers are looking to replace polystyrene which provided bricks with enhanced heat-trapping abilities. However, EU restrictions on carbon emissions have made it expensive to incorporate…