Mogu
Mogu, MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather.
Material Name: 

Mogu

Biomimicry: 

Leather

Main Input: 

Mycelium

Founded: 

2015

HQ: 

Italy

TRL: 

3

Founder(s): 

Maurizio Montalti, Stefano Babbini, Federico Maria Grati

Website: 
About the Company

Since 2015, Mogu has explored the potential of mycelium in various applications, especially in interior design and home goods, through extensive R&D. Mogu strives to use only agricultural and other plant waste as growth medium for mycelium in order to have the lowest environmental impact possible.

Material

Mogu coats mycelium with a 95% bio-based resin for durability, especially for flooring.

Technology

Mogu grows selected fungal strains on agricultural waste that has been tuned to create the desired properties of the end product.

Applications

Flooring, home goods

Selected Brand Partnerships

Seeking partnerships

Interior panels made with Mogu. MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Mycelium Leather.

Interior panels made with Mogu. MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Mycelium Leather.

Panels made with Mogu. MII Next-gen Materials, Next-gen Leather, Alternative Leather, Mycelium Leather.

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