Mycelium materials company develops mushroom leather products

AirMycelium Harvest Credit EcovativeEcovative Design, a producer of mycelium materials, has launched Forager, a division focused on designing, marketing and manufacturing vegan, plastic-free, leather-like materials and foams for the automotive and fashion industries.

Forager Hides and Forager Foams are made from mycelium, the filamentous “root structure” of fungi. Grown on agricultural by-products, such as corn husks, these pure mycelium materials are fully biodegradable and home-compostable, without any plastic or fibre additives.

For the full story, see the March 2022 edition of MobileTex.


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