PARTNERS AND PROJECTS
Mycelia is a belgian biotechnology company that produces mycelium at different stages of development. PuriFungi starts with them the treatment.
Biatakí is producing eco-ashtrays (among bamboo ones) and spreading environmental awareness in Europe. In partnership with them, PuriFungi offers their pocket ashtrays to prevent cigarette butts from being thrown on the ground.
Még'Océan is an ASBL collecting cigarette butts in Wallonie. PuriFungi partner with them to recycle the collected butts.
PLATFORMS THAT SUPPORT OUR START-UP
PuriFungi has been supported by the amazing Crédal Entreprendre ASBL since the beginning ! We have received thematic workshops, individual and collective coachings to kick-off the launch of our activities.
PuriFungi took part in the Greenlab.brussels 2021, hub.brussels’ accelerator for sustainable start-ups. During the six months program, we worked hard during personalized coachings, thematic workshops, expert consultancies and a green kick-start. We are glad to be part of this unique environmental and circular community !
PuriFungi is also part of the WSL Lab serving techno-entrepreneurs and start-ups in the engineering industry.
THEY ALSO SUPPORT US
THE REGION OF BRUSSEL-CAPITAL
WITH THE SMART CITY PROJECT
In response to the Covid-19 health crisis, the City of Brussels has launched a call for Smart City projects aimed at economic recovery in the City's territory. PuriFungi has been selected - among 8 other innovative projects - with its project called “Collecte Collective”, a digital platform for the creation of new economic sectors through the recovery of waste (such as cigarette butts, coffee ground waste, sanitary waste and much more !).
THE WALLOON REGION
WITH THE DEMO INTERREG PRICE
During Dour Festival 2019, PuriFungi was one of the two winners of the european price DEMO - Interreg France - Wallonie - Vlaanderen “Sustainability and Ecology in the Music Industry and its Operators” with its idea of creating ashtrays with cigarette butts and mushrooms, raising environmental awareness during events in a creative and interactive way.