a leading biomaterials company growing high performance, premium, award-wining products that are safe, healthy, and certified sustainable. Ecovative products enable customers—including Fortune 500 companies, international mills, and furniture makers—to meet their design, production, and delivery needs while achieving sustainability goals.
Current applications: furniture components and work surfaces
MycoBoard is a premium, customizable, certified sustainable engineered wood. It is bound together using mycelium—“nature’s glue”—which is formaldehyde-free, safe, and healthy. This versatile, non-toxic engineered wood, which offers acoustic and fire-resistant properties, can be molded into custom shapes or pressed into boards, making it an ideal solution for the architectural and design community.Learn More
Current applications: packaging - In development applications: insulation, acoustics
Replace plastic foams like Styrofoam with our Earth friendly alternative! Today we’re making Mushroom® Packaging- a protective packaging product that companies like Dell and Stanhope Seta are using today. We’re also developing Mushroom Insulation and acoustics, core materials, and aquatic products.Learn More
- R. Buckminster Fuller
Written by Ecovative | 05/18/16
Green Island, NY – MakerShed.com – the official webstore of the Maker movement – now features Ecovative’s GIY (Grow It Yourself) materials, used by curious designers, educators, students, and other innovators to make environmentally friendly, healthy, sustai...
Written by Ecovative | 05/12/16
Keynotes U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation 2016 Sustainability Forum Green Island, New York, US – Eben Bayer, co-founder and CEO of world leading biomaterials company Ecovative Design outlined his vision for a sustainable economy powered by “nature’s toolkit,” biological technology, in a keynote address ...
Written by Larry Rulison | 05/04/16
Written by Chelsea Diana | 05/04/16
Written by Ecovative | 05/03/16
Partner with leading designers using sustainable MycoBoard™ and MycoFoam™ Green Island, New York, US –World leading biomaterials company Ecovative Design has launched a new line of wall tile solutions. Grown using mycelium, “nature’s glue,” these unique, high-performance, premium product...
Written by Bruce Watson | 04/10/16
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Written by Ecovative | 03/07/16
In February, we had announced that we were opening a second manufacturing plant in our neighboring town of Troy, NY. This facility was an exciting project for us because it was going to take our packaging production line that was located in Iowa and bring it right into our backyard. Well, we are excited to announce that the 20,000 square foot facility is up and running, and the team has produced over 68,000 Mushroom® parts there since J...
Written by Larry Rulison | 02/16/16
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Written by Ecovative | 02/12/16
Speech at NASDAQ Applauds Environmental Benefits of Products MycoBoard™ and MycoFoam™ Troy, NY U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet cited Ecovative Design as one of its in...
Written by Chelsea Diana | 02/12/16
Written by Ecovative | 02/10/16
Sean Starky on the North Shore of Oahu testing the Ecovative Mushroom Board core coated with Entropy Dissolvable resin for an Enjoy Handplane, made for Patagonia.
Written by Birgit Heidsiek | 02/08/16