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Ecovative Design Llc

Company Information
70 Cohoes Ave, Ste 103
Green Island, NY 12183-1525
United States



# of Employees: 35

Ownership Information

HUBZone Owned: No

Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: No

Woman Owned: No

Success Stories

  1. SBIR-STTR-Success: Ecovative Design

    “You … grew a house?” That’s the question Ecovative Design Co-Founder and Chief Scientist Gavin McIntyre gets asked the most, and perhaps the one he’s most enthusiastic to answer. Yes, his team grew a house, but even more impactful than manifesting an abode from mushrooms (yes, mushrooms), is the...

Award Charts

Award Listing

  1. Scaled Growth and Production of Mycelium Resin for Low Density Engineered Wood

    Amount: $599,915.00

    Traditional engineered wood products, ubiquitous in our lives, are a human health hazard due to the carcinogenic nature of the binders used and lack of economical alternatives. The potential of myceli ...

    SBIRPhase II2018Department of Agriculture
  2. Parameter Development for the Scaled Manufacturing of Mycelium Bound Panels for Commercial Interior Products

    Amount: $299,147.90

    Ecovative Design uses grown mycelium structures to bind agricultural and wood byproducts into inherently nontoxic_x000D_ products containing no added urea formaldehyde or flame-retardant chemicals. Th ...

    SBIRPhase II2018Environmental Protection Agency
  3. Growth and Production of Fungal Resin for Novel Agricultural-Wood Hybrid Particleboard.

    Amount: $99,999.00

    Engineered wood products are ubiquitous in structural and non-structural applications, and are traditionally comprised of wood particles or fibers, waxes, and resins. Engineered wood represents a $8.5 ...

    SBIRPhase I2017Department of Agriculture
  4. Growth and Fungal Resin Generation for Manufacturing Novel, Formaldehyde-Free Wood Particleboard

    Amount: $99,994.93

    Engineered wood represents a $8.SB market in the United States annually. Resins instituted in the production of traditional engineered wood products (formaldehyde) have recently come under substantial ...

    SBIRPhase I2017Environmental Protection Agency
  5. Development of Scaled Manufacturing for Mycological Soilless Growth Media

    Amount: $498,537.00

    Soilless growth mediums widely used throughout the horticultural industry are either synthetic in origin, or require synthetic chemicals and energy-intensive processing. Ecovative's biomaterial ai ...

    SBIRPhase II2015Department of Agriculture
  6. Mycological Biopolymer as a Replacement for Expanded Plastic Foams

    Amount: $295,579.00

    Plastics and petroleum-based foams are a conventional solution for the material needs of many industries. Today these non-biodegradable, fossil fuel derived products compose 13 percent of all municipa ...

    SBIRPhase II2014Environmental Protection Agency
  7. Absorbent Fungal Biocomposites For Use As Soilless Growth Mediums

    Amount: $100,000.00

    Soilless growth mediums widely used throughout the horticultural industry are either synthetic in origin, or require synthetic chemicals and energy-intensive processing. Ecovative & #39;s biomaterial ...

    SBIRPhase I2014Department of Agriculture
  8. Fungal Mycelium Biocomposites for Absorbent Floral Foam Materials

    Amount: $99,999.00

    Ecovative & #39;s vision is to grow sustainable products that directly replace the toxic plastics that poison our planet. The use and handling of phenol-formaldehyde foams and resins in the floricultu ...

    SBIRPhase I2014Department of Agriculture
  9. Growth of a Fungal Biopolymer to Displace Common Synthetic Polymers and Exotic Woods

    Amount: $80,000.00

    The use of plastic (polyethylene, Polypropylene, polyurethane and poly lactic acid) has grown and continues to grow steadily because of the materials’ high strength-to-weigh ratios, low cost, and ea ...

    SBIRPhase I2013Environmental Protection Agency
  10. SBIR Phase II: Using Mycelium As A Matrix For Binding Natural Fibers And Core Filler Materials In Sustainable Composites

    Amount: $465,604.00

    This Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II project seeks to further quantify the mechanical performance of mycological bio-composites that address the automotive and structural core indus ...

    SBIRPhase II2012National Science Foundation
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