Mushroom leather that is better for the planet
Mylea is vegan leather made from mushroom, produced by Mycotech. Mycotech collaborates with designers to develop Mylea into end products using co-creative profit sharing schemes. Beyond producing this innovative material; they aim to create more eco-consciousness in the fashion industry.
Vegan leather has a market potential as a substitution of animal-based leather. Mylea's target is to serve 0.04% of Indonesia's leather footwear market.
DBS Foundation is DBS Bank’s CSR arm to nurture social enterprise. Mycotech has received their capacity building supports since 2015
The SEED Low Carbon Awards 2019 in Ghana, India, Indonesia, South Africa, Thailand and Uganda are sponsored by the International Climate Initiative (IKI) of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU).