Origin: Colombia | Grant Awarded: 2014 | Status: Active

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What is Lifepack?

Lifepack produces plates and other products made from natural fibers and seeds and is 100% biodegradable. After use, Lifepack materials germinate into new plants that may be used for human consumption, thus contributing to the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.

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Claudia Isabel Barona

Co-founder & Business Manager

Claudia Isabel earned her degree in Industrial Engineering from The Pontifical Xavierian University. Claudia has a background in project management, consulting, and environmental preservation and has been highlighted as an entrepreneur in Colombia for being one of the creators of intellectual germinable dishes.

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Andres Benavides

co-founder & Manager

Andres earned his degree from the University of the Sabana, where he currently practices as a lawyer. In 2008 he began his career as an entrepreneur in the environmental area. Since then, he has been researching the development of degradable disposable products such as plates and cups.

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