Recent News & Press

Mango Materials featured in Spring 2015 edition of BioCoder
Apr 21st 2015 BioCoder
Mango Materials featured in Spring 2015 edition of BioCoder

Mango Materials’ CTO, Allison Pieja was recently interviewed for an article in BioCoder.  She describes the process, history of the company, and some projections for the future.  To download the Spring 2015 issue for free and read the article “Allison Pieja and the Minor Miracle of Methanotrophs” written by Glen Martin, click here. From the […]

  • bacteria
  • BioCoder
  • biodegradable
Mango Materials featured in GreenBlue Blog
Apr 16th 2015 GreenBlue Blog
Mango Materials featured in GreenBlue Blog

Mango Materials was featured along with other companies making sustainable materials in the GreenBlue Blog.  Based on presentations from SustPack 2015 in Orlando, FL, GreenBlue discusses the latest innovations in sustainable materials.  To read about Mango Materials and other cool companies in the sustainable materials space, click here.

  • biodegradable
  • composting
  • GreenBlue
Mango Materials is featured in Advanced Biofuels USA
Mar 20th 2015 Advanced Biofuels USA
Mango Materials is featured in Advanced Biofuels USA

In a recent Advanced Biofuels USA article, Stefaniya Becking writes about diversifying products to create new opportunities for biogas use.  Based on the Waste to Biogas and Clean Fuels Summit in Santa Clara in early March, the article describes some of the new opportunities in biogas conversion technologies. Click here to read the full article: Advanced […]

  • Advanced Biofuels USA
  • anaerobic digestion
  • bacteria
Bioplastics Magazine features Mango Materials’ LAUNCH selection
Feb 13th 2015 Bioplastics Magazine
Bioplastics Magazine features Mango Materials’ LAUNCH selection

Bioplastics Magazine wrote about Mango Materials selection as an innovator in the LAUNCH Green Chemistry Forum.  Read the full article here.

  • bacteria
  • biodegradable
  • Bioplastics Magazine
3 amazing biomaterials that are growing a more sustainable world
Jan 26th 2015 Fast Company
3 amazing biomaterials that are growing a more sustainable world

Mango Materials, along with Ecovative and BioMason (all Postcode Lottery Green Challenge winners!), were featured in a recent Fast Company online article.  Each of these companies presented at the Biofabricate conference in New York City in December 2014.  To read about these amazing forward thinking companies, click here.

  • bacteria
  • biobased alternatives
  • biodegradable
Mango Materials participates in the LAUNCH Green Chemistry Forum
Jan 25th 2015 Launch
Mango Materials participates in the LAUNCH Green Chemistry Forum

Mango Materials was selected as one of 10 innovators to participate in the LAUNCH Green Chemistry Forum this past week.  With events located both at the Melbourne Hilton Oceanfront and Kennedy Space Center, Mango Materials was able to converse with over 40 council members in the field of green chemistry.  These experts provided the Mango […]

  • biopolymers
  • commercial development
  • green chemistry
Mango Materials moves on methane gas for bioplastics
Dec 19th 2014 Bakeryandsnack.com
Mango Materials moves on methane gas for bioplastics

Mango Materials was featured in a recent post from Food Production Daily: Methane gas could be used as a feedstock to produce affordable PHA bioplastic, according to the CEO of a US-based start-up.  Click here to read the article.

  • agricultural facilities
  • bacteria
  • Bakery and Snacks
Mango Materials #33 of 40 Hottest Smaller Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy
Nov 21st 2014 Biofuels Digest
Mango Materials #33 of 40 Hottest Smaller Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

Mango Materials was named one of the 40 Hottest Smaller Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy.  It was the first year for the Hot 40, which recognizes companies with less than 50 full-time employees and $20 million or less in annual revenues.  Click here to read about the companies and see the full list!    

  • advanced bioeconomy
  • biofuels digest
  • biopolymers
4 minutes with Molly Morse, CEO of Mango Materials
Sep 9th 2014 Biofuels Digest
4 minutes with Molly Morse, CEO of Mango Materials

“It seems to us in Digestville that if you open a door in Emeryville, California — roughly thirty companies tumble out, so hot is the early-stage activity there — and a lot of it about companies chasing high-value targets via methane. In the case of Mango Materials — the products are bioplastics, via bacteria — […]

  • ABLC Next
  • advanced bioeconomy
  • bacteria
Mango Materials article on NBC News
Jun 6th 2014 NBC News
Mango Materials article on NBC News

Mango Materials was featured in an NBC News article discussing alternative plastics. “The engines behind the greenhouse gas to plastic conversion technology are microorganisms that feed on methane or carbon dioxide pumped into vessels of liquid. The microbes — some enhanced through genetic engineering, others improved via selective breeding – accumulate a biopolymer inside their […]

  • alternative plastics
  • bacteria
  • biodegradable