Supercharging Consumer-Powered Climate Innovation

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Our vision is to empower all consumers in the fight to reclaim our planet.

We need forward-thinking approaches that perform measurably better for our planet. It’s time for people to feel good about their purchases and for businesses to meet that challenge.

— Leonardo DiCaprio, Strategic Advisor

Our portfolio companies are tackling the greatest challenge humanity faces: the climate emergency.

Turnkey rental and resale service
Arrive
World's first small-scale carbon capture device
CleanO2
Engineered microbes for textile dyeing
Colorifix
Home compostable Styrofoam™ alternative
Cruz Foam
Earth’s favorite lifestyle brand
Pangaia
Data-driven waste management
Smarter Sorting
Powering the usage economy
Tulu
Luxury lab-grown leather
Vitro Labs

Driven by circular and regenerative principles

Leaving behind the linear economy for a circular and regenerative paradigm is no longer a choice. It will determine the prosperity of our species and planet.

Our Strategy
David Homan
Michael Wandell
Maria Llambias
Dr. Bill Peck
Marc Boyan
Leonardo DiCaprio
Petra Nĕmcová
Rochel Leah Bernstein
Gen. Wesley Clark
Kunaal Patawari
Gary Petersen

Meet the team

We’re investors, entrepreneurs, scientists, cultural & corporate leaders.

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Latest news

Could Synthetic Biology be the Key to a Circular and Regenerative Future?
11 Oct, 2022

Could Synthetic Biology be the Key to a Circular and Regenerative Future?

Regeneration.VC Analyst Eva Wallack explores the circular and regenerative potential of synthetic biology.
TULU Topping Up Series A Funding Round with Strategic Investments from Leonardo DiCaprio-Backed VC
20 Sep, 2022

TULU Topping Up Series A Funding Round with Strategic Investments from Leonardo DiCaprio-Backed VC

The in-building usage economy platform has raised fresh funds to top up its now $25M Series A funding round with new strategic investors and follow-on from existing..
newsdirect.com
Costco and Albertsons are using this tech startup to reduce waste and lower carbon emissions
20 Sep, 2022

Costco and Albertsons are using this tech startup to reduce waste and lower carbon emissions

Whether it sits in a landfill or burns in an incinerator, trash releases harmful greenhouse gases. And much of that waste could be repurposed or recycled, if only it were better identified and sorted. Costco, Albertsons and Republic Services are using Smarter Sorting to unlock waste & emissions reduction potential.
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How to Unlock Your Company's Value in the 'Circular Economy'
20 Sep, 2022

How to Unlock Your Company's Value in the 'Circular Economy'

Our General Partner Michael Smith was excited to talk with Jessica Abo at Entrepreneur Media about why the circular economy matters, feature our portfolio company CleanO2 Carbon Capture Technologies Inc, and our latest investment in TULU!
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