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Mango Materials featured in IFL Science
Jun 29th 2014 IFL Science
Mango Materials featured in IFL Science

Although an extremely useful material, plastic is an environmental disaster. It clogs up landfills, it litters our oceans and it can be harmful to various organisms. Developing biodegradable plastics that can be produced in a viable and sustainable manner has proved difficult in the past. But all may not be lost as scientists at Stanford […]

  • bacteria
  • biodegradable
  • carbon
Mango Materials selected to present at CleanEquity Monaco 2014
Mar 17th 2014 PR Newswire
Mango Materials selected to present at CleanEquity Monaco 2014

From PR Newswire: Mango Materials has been identified by an expert panel as one of the world’s most innovative cleantech companies and has been selected to present to senior financial and strategic cleantech investors, policy makers, legislators, end users and media. Mango Materials will present at CleanEquity Monaco 2014 on March 27th & 28th at […]

  • bacteria
  • biodegradable
  • bioplastic
A biodegradable plastic made from waste methane
Feb 15th 2014 American Institute of Chemical Engineers Journal
A biodegradable plastic made from waste methane

What if we could make the Great Pacific Garbage Patch just disappear? What if plastics didn’t accumulate in our landfills? What if we could reduce greenhouse gas emissions while replacing up to 30% of the world’s plastics with a biodegradable substitute? The National Science Foundation in partnership with CEP helped to find some answers to these questions by featuring Mango Materials in […]

  • AICHE
  • American Institute of Chemical Engineers
  • bacteria
Mango Materials Featured in Stanford Engineering Journal
Jan 15th 2013 Stanford Engineering Journal
Mango Materials Featured in Stanford Engineering Journal

Mango Materials CEO Molly Morse is featured in this article about how harnessing methane could save our planet! “Craig Criddle is on his office phone, and he doesn’t appear pleased. The Stanford professor of civil and environmental engineering responds to his interlocutor on the other end of the line in terse, clipped phrases before finally […]

  • biogas
  • carbon
  • climate change
Changing Cities: A Lottery That Helps Save The World
Oct 1st 2012 ABC News
Changing Cities: A Lottery That Helps Save The World

ABC was covering Mango Materials as they tried to win the Postcode Lottery worth $500,000 Euros ($630,000 USD). Read the Full Article Here – Changing Cities: A Lottery That Helps Save the World

  • ABC
  • biodegradable
  • bioplastic
From Methane to Plastic to Methane, Without Waste
Sep 25th 2012 New York Times
From Methane to Plastic to Methane, Without Waste

The New York Times covering Mango Materials and their winning of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge competition.   Click here to sign up for a free NYT account to read the full article.

  • biobased
  • biodegradable
  • biopolymers
Mango Materials Featured In Silicon Valley Business Journal
Feb 3rd 2012 Silicon Valley Business Journal
Mango Materials Featured In Silicon Valley Business Journal

Mango Materials was featured by the Silicon Valley Business Journal “The business: Mango Materials Inc. produces biodegradable plastics from waste biogas (methane) at a competitive price versus oil-based plastics. Mango Materials produces its plastic (polyhydroxyalkanoate) in powder form that is converted into a variety of plastic products such as children’s toys, electronic casings, water bottles […]

  • agricultural facilities
  • biodegradable
  • biogas