Title: Soya Leather / Sheet

Category: Organic Waste + Bacteria

Description: The production of tofu and tempeh produces liquid waste that polluting the river. The project aims to reduce water pollution and help poverty by creating and grow edible cellulose that could be used as an alternative source for food and new material.

Developer: XXLab is a female collective focusing on art, science, and free technology supported by HONF Foundation. Soya Couture is one of their projects, developing an alternative biomaterial from soya liquid waste using bacteria to turn soya liquid waste into edible microbial cellulose.

Mat ID: OW-00002