Mycotech Lab (MYCL)

Biobo is a composite wall panel that is made from recycled mycelia mushroom bio-waste, or mycelium.

Product description Brand name and product description

Biobo (Binderless Bio-Board) is a 30×30 cm mycelium wall panel that is recycled from Mycotech Lab’s production waste and local agricultural waste, and is glued together without any chemical adhesives.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Indonesia with a goal of expanding into the global market

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Mycotech Lab leather products can be ordered from their online store but there is no listing for Biobo

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

 20 USD per board with goals to decrease the price to 10 USD per board when the manufacturer increases Biobo production; 

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Primary competitors include Mogu Acoustic panels and Grown insulation panels. Other products that are also available on the market are R&D mycelium culture kits and traditional insulating and acoustic panels.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 8: Decent work and Economic Growth

Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Mycotech Lab developed Biobo with architects and designers in mind, particularly users looking for a non-toxic and sustainable alternative to existing panels on the market.

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