Modern Synthesis, MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Scoby Leather.
Modern Synthesis
Material Name: 

n/a

Biomimicry: 

Leather

Main Input: 

Microbe-derived

Founded: 

2019

HQ: 

United Kingdom

TRL: 

3/5

Founder(s): 

Jen Keane, Ben Reeve

Website: 
About the Company

Modern Synthesis is a London-based biomaterial start-up creating solutions for the fashion industry.

Material

Cellulose-based composites

Technology

The company's ‘microbial weaving’ process uses bacteria to grow a cellulose-based composite material.

Applications

Footwear

Selected Brand Partnerships

None currently known.

Modern Synthesis, MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Scoby Leather.

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