Using fungi to create sustainable and economical mycelium-based materials

Mycelium is an interesting candidate for producing new, environmental-friendly materials, as researchers many years ago began experimenting with mycelium-based materials

Most of us see fungi as just food - and possibly pathogens. This is a mistake, because these amazing organisms…

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Dr. Petra Neis-Beeckmann


Bioeconomy BW, 2023-12-20.


Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI
Fraunhofer-Institut für angewandte Polymerforschung (IAP)
Fraunhofer-Institut für Bauphysik (IBP)
Fraunhofer-Institut für Grenzflächen- und Bioverfahrenstechnik (IGB)
Fraunhofer-Institut für Umwelt-, Sicherheits- und Energietechnik (UMSICHT)
Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
Technical Research Centre of Finland (VTT)


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