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LIVEKINDLY talks about Mango Materials technology in recent blog post
LIVEKINDLY talks about Mango Materials technology in recent blog post

The team at LIVEKINDLY recently featured Mango Materials in a blog post titled “The Plastic Alternative of the Future Is Made From…Methane?”. The team writes about how Mango Materials is at the “helm of a sustainable revolution in the biotech industry”. Also, the post includes photos of several prototypes Mango Materials has produced. To read […]

  • biodegradable
  • biogas
  • compostable
Green Queen highlights Mango Materials technology in the fight against plastic waste and climate change
Green Queen highlights Mango Materials technology in the fight against plastic waste and climate change

Sally Ho at Green Queen showcases Mango Materials biopolymer production technology in a recent article titled “Mango Materials: This Startup Turns Methane Into Bioplastic To Fight Both Climate & Waste”. The article addresses how the technology can address both plastic pollution and climate change. Also, Sally talks about YOPP PHA’s applications, including injection molded goods. […]

  • alternative plastics
  • biopolymer
  • climate change
NBC Bay Area News showcases Mango Materials methane to biopolymer technology
NBC Bay Area News showcases Mango Materials methane to biopolymer technology

In a recent segment, Joe Rosato Jr. of NBC Bay Area News highlights Mango Materials’ methane into biopolymers technology. Also, Joe interviews the cofounders of Mango Materials along with showcasing initial prototypes. To view the video from NBC Bay Area News, click here.

  • climate change
  • methane
  • PHA
WHYY.org showcases Mango Materials in The Pulse’s recent podcast
WHYY.org showcases Mango Materials in The Pulse’s recent podcast

A recent episode of The Pulse podcast called “The Miracle and Menace of Plastic”, explores the science behind the love/hate relationship with plastics. The podcast dives into the history of plastics and highlights the future, including biopolymers made from corn, methane, and mushrooms. To listen to the podcast, click here.

  • biopolymers
  • methane
  • PHA
Geosphere highlights Mango Materials’ methane to biodegradable polymer technology
Jan 12th 2021 Geosphere, LLC
Geosphere highlights Mango Materials’ methane to biodegradable polymer technology

In a recent blog post by Geosphere, LLC, Nadine Zylberberg interviewed Molly Morse about the methane to biodegradable polymer technology. They discuss Mango Materials’ origin, what PHAs actually are, and what biodegradable really means. To read the blog post, click here.

  • biodegradable
  • biopolymer
  • climate change
Mango Materials named an innovative product in Home Textiles Today
Dec 24th 2020 Home Textiles Today
Mango Materials named an innovative product in Home Textiles Today

Mango Materials was included in a recent article in Home Textiles Today titled “Industry is cooking up more sustainable ingredients”. This article summarizes a presentation given by Dr. Kavita Mathur at NC State University. Mathur presented several exciting technologies that will change the textiles industry for the better, including Mango Materials biodegradable PHA pellets. To […]

  • biodegradable
  • biodegradable polyester
  • bioproducts
Mango Materials selected as promising space technology for commerical flight tests
Oct 24th 2020 AeroTechNews
Mango Materials selected as promising space technology for commerical flight tests

Mango Materials entered the next phase of research with NASA by being selected to test the technology on a commerical flight test. As part of the Flight Opportunities program, 31 technologies were chosen for testing aboard parabolic aircraft, high-altitude balloons, and suborbital rocket-powered systems. “By exposing the innovations to many of the rigors and characteristics […]

  • Flight Opportunities
  • G-Force One
  • membrane
Positive.News discusses how biotech is making fashion more sustainable
Aug 24th 2020 Positive.News
Positive.News discusses how biotech is making fashion more sustainable

Positive.News features several innovative companies in the article titled “Green is the New Black: how biotech is making fashion more sustainable”. Mango Materials is included in this group, along with Spiber, Blond & Bieber, and Vivobarefoot. Each of these companies are looking to push the envelope to change the fashion industry for the better. To […]

  • biopolyester
  • biotech
  • fashion
Mango Materials featured in Innovations in Fashion article
Aug 22nd 2020 Chopard
Mango Materials featured in Innovations in Fashion article

Chopard, a market leader in the world of ethical fashion, highlighted several upcoming companies who are working to change the fashion industry. Mango Materials was featured with several other companies who were in the same cohort in the Fashion for Good accelerator, including Good on You, Planetcare, and AlgiKnit. To read about these innovators in […]

  • biodegradable polyester
  • Chopard
  • ethical fashion
Mango Materials selected for Schmidt Marine Coastal Pollution Challenge
Jul 16th 2020 Tunis Daily News
Mango Materials selected for Schmidt Marine Coastal Pollution Challenge

The Schmidt Marine Coastal Pollution Challenge focused on finding solutions to eliminate the causes and reduce the impact of coastal pollution, most specifically nitrogen and phosphorous. The challenge is administered by Schmidt Marine Technology Partners, a program of The Schmidt Family Foundation and will fund more than $1.5 million over two years to the winners’ […]

  • biodegradable
  • challenge
  • coastal waters