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Beyond Leather
Material Name: 

Leap™

Biomimicry: 

Leather

Main Input: 

Plant-derived

Founded: 

2016

HQ: 

Denmark

TRL: 

3

Founder(s): 

Hannah Michaud, Mikael Eydt

Website: 
About the Company

After taking a course on biomimicry in 2016, Hannah Michaud was inspired to create a material using ingredients from food production waste. She met Mikael Eydt, CEO and Co-Founder in 2017 and the company changed its name from The Apple Girl to Beyond Leather Materials.

Material

Leap™ is upcycled apple waste turned into a plant-based leather alternative.

Technology

Leap™ is made with 80% bio-based ingredients and the company aspires to become 100% bio-based and fully biodegradable.

Applications

Footwear, accessories

Selected Brand Partnerships

Selling sample boxes.

Leap™ Samples from Beyond Leather

Leap™ Samples from Beyond Leather