Congratulations to ACMS - Mathematical Economics student, Andy Tan, for being part of the team, AgriC, who won the Grand Prize at this year's Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge!

Team AgriC
Daniel Park, Moni Pal, Andy Tan, Xinyao Ding; UW Foster School of Business, UW Economics, UW Biology and ACMS, UW Civil and Environmental Engineering
Project to produce chitin-based biodegradable plastics for agriculture which has a niche of serving as a fertilizer after decomposing. Chitin is an organic material derived from crustacean shells.