Mango Materials is honored to be featured on the 06/17/19 episode of Morning Edition in a segment called “Replacing Plastic: Can Bacteria Help Us Break the Habit?” Interviewed by Chris Joyce, Molly, Allison, and Anne discuss the Plastics Age, how Mango Materials came to be, and how they are working to solve the plastics pollution problem. The segment also includes some insight from Dr. Ramani Nayaran of Michigan State University, who advocates for PHAs and the proper use of the term biodegradable. Click here to read the article and listen to the segment.
Mango Materials is excited to announce our acceptance into Fashion For Good’s Scaling Programme. As a follow-up to the Accelerator Programme, where Mango Materials participated in Spring 2018 (Batch 3), the Scaling Programme will help accelerate the journey to commercialization of PHA biopolyester. Mango Materials will be working with the Fashion for Good team and their corporate partners in the form of pilots and projects, along with branding activities. To read more about the new innovators in the Scaling Programme, click here. To read more about Fashion for Good, click here.
Mango Materials was recently named as one of the “50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy 2019” by Biofuels Digest. Ranked at #36 this year, Mango Materials has been recognized on either the 50 Hottest Small/Emerging Companies or 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy list for the past 6 years. The “50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy” list is compiled from votes by the readers of the Digest and Nuu and invited selectors.
Mango Materials is honored to be one of 5 companies to receive an Award of Excellence from the San Mateo County Economic Development Association (SAMCEDA). At an awards ceremony hosted at Oracle headquarters, members of the San Mateo County community listened to presentations by Brava, Etagen, Juntos, Mango Materials, and Zuora. We love working in San Mateo County and want to thank SAMCEDA for this wonderful award! To see Anne represent Mango Materials, click here. To view the entire ceremony, click here.
On December 3-4, 2018, the U.S. Department of Energy, Stanford Energy’s Precourt Institute for Energy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Energy Initiative (MITEI), and Texas A&M Energy Institute, hosted the Seventh Annual U.S. Clean Energy Education and Empowerment (C3E) Women in Clean Energy Symposium at Stanford. Nine accomplished women (eight mid-career awardees and one Lifetime Achievement awardee) were recognized at the Symposium for their achievements and leadership in clean energy. Mango Materials’ CEO, Molly Morse, received the Entrepreneurship award. U.S. Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette gave a keynote address at the Symposium, commemorating this year’s awardees. For more information about the event and a list of the other awardees, click here....