Recent News & Press

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
Mango Materials on “Hot 50 List” again
Apr 5th 2019 Biofuels Digest
Mango Materials on “Hot 50 List” again

Mango Materials was recently named as one of the “50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy 2019” by Biofuels Digest. Ranked at #36 this year, Mango Materials has been recognized on either the 50 Hottest Small/Emerging Companies or 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy list for the past 6 years. The “50 Hottest Companies […]

  • advanced bioeconomy
  • biofuels digest
  • biopolymers
Molly Morse recognized by US Clean Energy Education and Empowerment group
Dec 7th 2018 EIN Newsdesk
Molly Morse recognized by US Clean Energy Education and Empowerment group

On December 3-4, 2018, the U.S. Department of Energy, Stanford Energy’s Precourt Institute for Energy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Energy Initiative (MITEI), and Texas A&M Energy Institute, hosted the Seventh Annual U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Women in Clean Energy Symposium at Stanford. Nine accomplished women (eight mid-career awardees and one Lifetime Achievement […]

  • biopolymers
  • C3E
  • clean energy
Mango Materials named 12th Hottest Technology in the Advanced Bioeconomy 2018
Nov 9th 2018 Biofuels Digest
Mango Materials named 12th Hottest Technology in the Advanced Bioeconomy 2018

For the 5th year in a row, Mango Materials has been named to Biofuels’ Digests “Hottest” list! This time Mango Materials was named as the 12th Hottest Technology in the Advanced Bioeconomy. We are honored to be named to this list with some amazing technologies such as Impossible Foods, LanzaTech, Genomatica, AMSilk, and Modern Meadow. […]

  • advanced bioeconomy
  • biofuels digest
  • biopolymers
Tze Wei U named a Green Warrior on Green is the New Black website
Oct 25th 2018 Green is the New Black
Tze Wei U named a Green Warrior on Green is the New Black website

Tze Wei U, a member of the Marketing and Customer Development team at Mango Materials was named as a 2018 Green Warrior from Green is the New Black. Wei was featured among others in the environmental space around the world who are working on zero waste solutions, saving the oceans from plastic pollution, and producing […]

  • biopolymers
  • environmental
  • Green is the New Black
Mango Materials featured in new Fashion For Good interactive museum in Amsterdam
Oct 11th 2018 Fashion For Good
Mango Materials featured in new Fashion For Good interactive museum in Amsterdam

Fashion for Good unveiled their new interactive museum on Oct. 5, 2018 that aims to teach visitors about innovations in the fashion and textiles space. Among the innovations showcased include biodegradable glitter, leather made from apples, dyes from microorganisms, and Mango Materials’ biodegradable polyester. The museum is interactive through the use of RFID bracelets made […]

  • Amsterdam
  • biodegradable
  • biopolyester
Mango Materials included in article called Keeping Clothes out of the Garbage
Sep 29th 2018 Anthropocene
Mango Materials included in article called Keeping Clothes out of the Garbage

Clothes are being made at a rapid pace and entering the waste system just as fast. In Anthropocene Magazine, Veronique Greenwood discusses how we got to the fast fashion movement and highlights unique solutions to address the end of life issues of garments, including Mango Materials’ biopolyester. Greenwood states, “One company in the San Francisco […]

  • Anthropocene
  • bacteria
  • biodegradable