Patent Shoes, Biotech, Bioleather, MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Microbe-derived Leather.
Patent Shoes | Biotech
Material Name: 

BacLEATHER™

Biomimicry: 

Leather

Main Input: 

Microbe-derived

Founded: 

2012

HQ: 

Spain

TRL: 

2

Founder(s): 

Concha Garcia, L. A. Fernándes

Website: 
About the Company

Founded in 2012, Patent Shoes has developed a leather alternative called BacLEATHER™ made of biological and recyclable materials. The company’s goal is to produce biodegradable leather for footwear manufacturing, integrating innovations in cell culture and biofabrication to develop a material with the best properties of durability, elasticity, and breathability.

Material

BacLEATHER™ is a cellulose-composite material grown by bacteria and yeast cells.

Technology

Patent Shoes uses microbes to grow cellulose-composite materials.

Applications

Accessories, Footwear.

Selected Brand Partnerships

None currently known.

Patent Shoes, Biotech, Bioleather, MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Microbe-derived Leather.

Patent Shoes, Biotech, Bioleather, MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Microbe-derived Leather.

Patent Shoes, Biotech, Bioleather, MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Microbe-derived Leather.

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