This week on This Is CDR we are pleased to welcome Max Scholten and Noah McQueen to talk about Heirloom’s innovative DAC technology that enhances the earth’s natural mineralization processes to create a cost-effective and highly scalable CDR pathway.
About Our Presenters
Max is the Head of Commercialization at Heirloom. He has spent the last ten years building software, hardware and robotics in financial services and autonomous vehicles. Before Heirloom, he was responsible for bringing to market Nuro’s delivery service with some of the world’s largest partners, including Kroger, Walmart, Domino’s and CVS. At Heirloom he oversees the go-to-market, policy, and partnerships functions.
Noah is a co-founder and head of research at Heirloom. Noah’s expertise surrounds carbon capture and removal, with a focus on carbon mineralization technologies and direct air capture systems. This includes process design, alongside the use of both techno-economic analyses and life cycle assessments to evaluate the technical and economic feasibility of carbon removal systems. Noah holds a Ph.D. in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Colorado School of Mines.