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LIVEKINDLY talks about Mango Materials technology in recent blog post
Feb 15th 2021 LIVEKINDLY
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
Feb 8th 2021 Green Queen
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
Jan 30th 2021 NBC Bay Area
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
Jan 15th 2021 WHYY.org
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
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