Recent News & Press

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
RISE recognizes innovative materials, including Mango Materials’ PHA fiber
Jul 18th 2018 Textile World
RISE recognizes innovative materials, including Mango Materials’ PHA fiber

RISE® — The Research, Innovation & Science For Engineered Fabrics Conference, will be held September 11-13, 2018, at the Raleigh Marriott City Center hotel, Raleigh, N.C. The conference, now in its eighth year and organized by the Cary, N.C.-based Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA), focuses on innovations in global plastics extrusion, multifunctional fabric […]

  • emerging technologies
  • fabric
  • fiber
Mango Materials biodegradable fiber featured as a solution to microfiber issue
Jul 16th 2018 ensia
Mango Materials biodegradable fiber featured as a solution to microfiber issue

In the third installment of a three part series, writer Mary Catherine O’Connor provides some solutions to the microfibers problem, which includes Mango Materials’ biodegradable fibers. Other solutions include catching the fibers in the washing process or using additives to enhance biodegradation at the wastewater treatment plant. Click here to read the entire article.

  • biodegradable
  • biopolyester
  • fabric
Learning with Lowell interviews Molly Morse during weekly podcast
Jul 10th 2018 Learning with Lowell
Learning with Lowell interviews Molly Morse during weekly podcast

Molly had the pleasure of being interviewed by Lowell for a recent “Learning with Lowell” podcast. They discussed biodegradable polymers, what is it like starting a company, and a few of Molly’s favorite things. Click here to listen to the podcast. Click here to subscribe to Learning with Lowell.

  • anaerobic digestion
  • biodegradable
  • biopolymers
Mango Materials featured in emerging sustainability leaders interview
Apr 25th 2018 Seal Award
Mango Materials featured in emerging sustainability leaders interview

In Spring 2018, Anne Schauer-Gimenez was interviewed by SEAL Awards as part of their emerging sustainability leaders interview series. SEAL (Sustainability, Environmental Achievement and Leadership) Awards “celebrate the companies and leaders across the globe that make measurable contributions to sustainability, and develop innovative initiatives that will positively impact the environment for centuries to come.” To […]

  • bacteria
  • biodegradable
  • biopolyester
Mango Materials selected as one of 15 innovators in batch #3 of the Fashion for Good – Plug and Play accelerator
Mar 19th 2018 Fashion for Good
Mango Materials selected as one of 15 innovators in batch #3 of the Fashion for Good – Plug and Play accelerator

Mango Materials has been selected as one of 15 innovators for the Fashion for Good – Plug and Play accelerator. As part of Batch #3, we will be participating in events from March to June at their facility in Amsterdam that include meetings with brands, mentors, and corporate partners in the sustainable fashion space. Fashion […]

  • accelerator
  • Amsterdam
  • biodegradable
Mango Materials #47 of 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy 2018
Mar 5th 2018 Biofuels Digest
Mango Materials #47 of 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy 2018

Mango Materials is honored to have made the list of the 50 hottest companies in the advanced bioeconomy for 2018. This list is generated from votes by the invited international Selectors and subscribers of Biofuels Digest, the world’s most widely-read bioeconomy daily. Other companies making the list include Novozymes, Coca-Cola, IKEA, Boeing, Impossible Foods, LanzaTech, […]

  • advanced bioeconomy
  • biofuels digest
  • biopolymers
Molly wins Amazon’s Women’s First Award at Global Entrepreneurship Summit
Nov 20th 2017 The Hindi/India Times
Molly wins Amazon’s Women’s First Award at Global Entrepreneurship Summit

Molly represented Mango Materials at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES2017) in Hyderabad, India. Molly was selected as a semi-finalist to pitch at the catalyst pitch competition held by Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST). The semi-finalists were chosen based on a combined score that took into account the public vote, pitch video, and feedback from expert […]

  • biopolymers
  • entrepreneurship
  • GES2017