From Start To Startup: 30 Under 30 Kai Kloepfer’s Biofire Technologies

According to PBS, a child dies every other day due to firearms.

Every year, there are over 33,000 deaths due to firearms. Over two-thirds of the deaths can be attributed to suicide. When Kai Kloepfer, 20, was initially researching these statistics, he was surprised that suicides made up a majority of the deaths but received little news coverage compared to deaths from mass shootings.

Kloepfer is originally from Boulder, Colorado, a city known for its liberal tendencies. Yet, underneath…