[Greeners] Eco-Friendly Material Made of Mushroom

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10 Sep 2019


Mycotech is a company that cultivates agri-waste based materials bound by Mycelium, the root part mushrooms that look like strands of string. Their goal? Growing sustainable materials for a better world.The second material [by Mycotech] is Mylea, a mushroom-based material that resembles animal leather — can easily replace it, too. Through Mylea, Mycotech has collaborated with local brand Pala Nusantara to create mushroom-based watch. The product has earned prestigious awards such as Good Indonesian Design Award and INACRAFT 2019. [...]

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