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Creative Innovations in Chemicals, Materials, Processes, Devices, and Systems for KAITEKI

The Global KAITEKI Center

A University-Industry partnership between
Arizona State University and The KAITEKI Institute
(of Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation)

for the sustainable well being of
People, Society, and our Planet Earth

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COVID-19: The ultimate stress test for our global futures

COVID-19: The ultimate stress test for our global futures

In the latest thought leader piece from the Global Futures Laboratory, "COVID-19: The Ultimate Stress Test for Our Global Futures," 21 co-authors from across disciplines at Arizona State University explore how COVID-19 is shaking our societal foundations and revealing how vulnerable our systems are to shocks — even though we've long had evidence that something...

ASU professor creates hydropanels to address water scarcity

ASU professor creates hydropanels to address water scarcity

According to the United Nations, the year 2050 could see more than 5 billion people suffer water shortages as a result of climate change, increased demand and polluted supplies. This forecast means that now more than ever, it’s important to create new ways of obtaining sustainable drinking water. One person working to make that a...

High school students from Chandler receive $50,000 grant

High school students from Chandler receive $50,000 grant

The grant, from ASU's Healthy Urban Environments initiative, creates a solutions-focused, hands-on learning opportunity for high school students who are developing and testing a heat stroke prevention device.