EthiCart

Trinity College Dublin

By Laura Brennan, Lara Páircéir
€ 2229342

Invested

863

Investors

Campaign

Ended on 04-04-2021

Description:

Do you often feel overwhelmed by the amount of information around climate change? It’s hard to tell what actually makes a product sustainable and what claims are just greenwashing. You’re an on the go busy student who wants to make an impact but it’s hard to know where to begin as there is such an information overload. Our mission is to make sustainability simple. EthiCart is a user-friendly app that provides consumers with easily digestible information about the sustainability of food products they have selected by simply scanning the product’s barcode. EthiCart removes the confusions around certifications on packaging by explaining them clearly and offering more sustainable alternatives where possible, thus enabling our users to become more conscious consumers. How it works? Search or Scan to find a product’s sustainability profile Discover more sustainable alternatives Understand the sustainability breakdown of your food products Learn with easy to understand information Vote with your wallet for the kind of future you want Business Highlights - What we’re proud of so far! - Passionate team of 30 Brand Ambassadors - Founding team consisting of two Ireland 30 Under 30 Entrepreneurs - Over 1,000 downloads & a five-star rating on the App Store and Google Play Store - LaunchBox Trinity’s Student Startup Accelerator 2019 - Blackstone’s LaunchPad Summer Startup Fellowship powered by Techstars 2020 - McKinsey Venture Academy 2021 - Google Adopt a Startup 2021 - Irish Student Entrepreneurship Forum Finalists 2021 - Responsible Innovation Summit - Runner up - UPS Sustainability Award Where to find us? App Store: https://apps.apple.com/ie/app/ethicart/id1530591093 Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ethicartmobile&hl=en Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ethicart_app/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/ethicart_app Email: info@ethicart.ie