We Make Biomaterials




Combining natural elements: organic and agroforestry residuesand mycelium.



Customized, fulfilling customers' needs.



Ecofriendly;
Cost effective;
With good design;
Extending natural resources life cycle.



100% biodegradable, contributing to:
+ Environmental sustainability;
+ Decarbonization;
+ Ecological footprint reduction.

Applications


Our biocomposites are multifaceted and result in numerous applications.
After their original application they can be reused for organic fertilization of soils or incorporated into new biocomposites.

Forestry pots and containers

Construction boards

Ornamental vases

"We aim to be a reference in the supply of innovative and high performance biomaterials."

— Spawnfoam®
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About Us


The “Spawnfoam” idea emerged in 2013 with a clear goal: to change the paradigm of production and consumption of petroleum derived composites and materials, such as plastics, presenting a competitive alternative of organic and biodegradable origin.

From idea to practice, today Spawnfoam is a recognized biotechnology company with major awards and prizes.
It differs in the market by the technological innovation in the development of biomaterials that contribute decisively to increase the planet’s sustainability, to improve the efficiency in the use of the resources and, consequently, to the transition to a circular economy.

Team

Pedro MendesCEO - Mechanical Eng.


Guilhermina MarquesHoR - Teacher @ UTAD and Researcher @ CITAB


Cynthia MalhadasResearcher - Biotecnhology Eng.



This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 827643

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