Grado Zero Innovation, BioGreen Padding, MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Down, Alternative Down, Plant-derived Down.
Grado Zero Innovation
Material Name: 

BioGreen Padding

Biomimicry: 

Down

Main Input: 

Plant-derived

Founded: 

2001

HQ: 

Italy

TRL: 

3

Founder(s): 

Giada Dammacco, Filippo Pagliai

Website: 
About the Company

Grado Zero Innovation (GZI) is a spin-off of Grado Zero Espace, a company with nearly 20 years of experience developing new materials and technologies for industrial application. GZI conducts research and development in many areas, including performance materials and technologies for furnishing, automotive, and medical applications as well as custom textiles, yarns, and fibers, among many others.

Material

BioGreen Padding is a high efficiency padding polymer, 100% made from natural and renewable resources.

Technology

No oil and no animals are involved in its production at all. Uses a particular checkering technique that has a filling power (rated about 700) practically equal to that of goose down.

Applications

Working to prototype bedding items, garment padding, leisure and sports items.

Selected Brand Partnerships

None currently known.

BioGreen padding by Grado Zero Innovation.

BioGreen padding by GZI.

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