Recent News & Press

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 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
Molly Morse interviewed by Cleantech Group
Apr 20th 2020 Cleantech Group
Molly Morse interviewed by Cleantech Group

Molly recently chatted with members from Cleantech group. She discussed how she got into the biopolymer business, the current state of the Mango Materials technology, and the future of the industry as a whole. To read the entire interview, click here.

  • biodegradable
  • biogas
  • biopolymers
Article about Mango Materials in Ever Widening Circles
Jan 31st 2020 Ever Widening Circles
Article about Mango Materials in Ever Widening Circles

Mango Materials is honored to be featured in an article written by Liesl at Ever Widening Circles. The article discusses the plastics problem, Mango’s methane to PHA platform technology, and what everyday consumers can do to combat plastic pollution. To read the full article, click here.

  • bacteria
  • biodegradable
  • bioplastic
Mango Materials included in Vogue article about sustainable fashion
Dec 3rd 2019 Vogue Magazine
Mango Materials included in Vogue article about sustainable fashion

Vogue magazine recently featured Mango Materials in an article titled “Your Next Puffer will be Filled with Flower Petals, not Feathers”. This article describes the future in the sustainable fashion space. These innovations include flower down, mushroom leather, and polyester made from methane. To read the full article, click here.

  • biobased plastic
  • biodegradable
  • biopolyester
Mango Materials named one of the 50 Next Companies to Disrupt the World
Oct 31st 2019 Biofuels Digest
Mango Materials named one of the 50 Next Companies to Disrupt the World

During the recent ABLC Next conference, Mango Materials was announced as one of the 50 Next Companies to Disrupt the World by Biofuels Digest. This list includes biotechnology companies scaling towards commercialization of their emerging technologies. At the ABLC Next party on October 31, VP of Customer Engagement accepted the award from Biofuels Digest founder, […]

  • ABLC Next
  • advanced bioeconomy
  • biopolymers
Mango Materials featured on NPR’s Morning Edition
Jun 17th 2019 NPR
Mango Materials featured on NPR’s Morning Edition

Mango Materials is honored to be featured on the 06/17/19 episode of Morning Edition in a segment called “Replacing Plastic: Can Bacteria Help Us Break the Habit?” Interviewed by Chris Joyce, Molly, Allison, and Anne discuss the Plastics Age, how Mango Materials came to be, and how they are working to solve the plastics pollution […]

  • bacteria
  • biodegradable
  • biopolymers
Mango Materials joins Fashion for Good’s Scaling Programme
Apr 26th 2019 Fashion for Good
Mango Materials joins Fashion for Good’s Scaling Programme

Mango Materials is excited to announce our acceptance into Fashion For Good’s Scaling Programme. As a follow-up to the Accelerator Programme, where Mango Materials participated in Spring 2018 (Batch 3), the Scaling Programme will help accelerate the journey to commercialization of PHA biopolyester. Mango Materials will be working with the Fashion for Good team and […]

  • biobased
  • biopolyester
  • fabric