Company description

High-performance food ingredients through biotecnology.

Michroma is revolutionazing the way we produce ingredientes by using fungal biofactories and precision fermentation to produce the next generation of natural ingredients in a sustainable, cost-effective and scalable way. 

Our first product is high-performance red colorant, pH and thermal stable, vegan, Kosher and Halal which we are prototyping with the top food and cosmetic companies all over the world. We have projects for orange and yellow colorants, mycoprotein, more colors like blue and green and flavors and fragrances produced by our powerful platform.

Quick facts

Sales markets Asia; Australia; Central/South America; Eastern Europe; Middle East; North America; Western Europe
Primary business activity Manufacturer: Ingredients / Additives; Raw Material Supplier
Affiliated categories: Antioxidant More

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Michroma takes fungal food colors platform to pilot scale to produce pH-stable, heat-stable natural red

26 Mar 2022

Michroma takes fungal food colors platform to pilot scale to produce pH-stable, heat-stable natural red

Michroma, which has offices in Argentina and San Francisco, CA, has identified filamentous fungi strains that naturally produce a target color.

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25 Mar 2022

Michroma appoints EVERY™ Company's CEO as advisor

Michroma has announced that Arturo Elizondo, founder, and CEO of The EVERY™ Company (formerly Clara Foods Co.), has joined the company's Board of Advisors.

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24 Aug 2021

Startup success for Michroma

Michroma is on a mission to replace all petroleum-based ingredients with one of nature’s most powerful weapons – fungi. Read more on the Fi Global Startup Innovation Challenge category winners here.

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23 Apr 2021

A rainbow of opportunities: How fermentation is creating "agricultural 2.0"

Biotechnology applications garner increasing attention in 2021, with fermentation processing expected to accelerate and expand commercialisation.

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