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3F BIO Ltd confirms a £6.16M Series A financing round

Investment round enables biotech pioneer to begin commercialising its zero-waste process for creating sustainable protein from renewable resources. Glasgow, 4th April 2018 - 3F BIO Ltd, a Scottish biotech company whose purpose is to tackle the combined issues of...

Sustainable protein: the 21st century global challenge

Protein forms a critical component in our pathway to achieving global sustainability. Its role within nutrition and environmental impact offers a double-edged sword: it’s essential, but currently comes at a significant environmental cost. Protein is an essential...

3F BIO wins Global Gamechangers Circular Breakthrough Award

3F BIO were selected as winners of the 'Circular Breakthrough' award at the inaugural Global Gamechangers event. The Global Gamechangers awards - in their first year - were launched by the Innovators Magazine and the Herald Scotland, to celebrate companies and...

3F BIO selected as nominee for Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2017

  We have fantastic news! 3F BIO has been selected as one of the 25 nominees for the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2017. This is one of the world’s largest annual competitions for sustainable entrepreneurship. We’re in the running to win €500,000 to further develop...

3F BIO wins Start-Up Innovation Challenge at HiEurope

3F BIO were crowned winners of the Start-Up Innovation Challenge at Health Ingredients (Hi) Europe at its conference in Frankfurt this week. Company CEO, Jim Laird, pitched the 3F BIO technology to a panel of judges, amongst a range of other start-ups presenting the...

3F BIO voted EFIB Pitchfest 2016 winners

3F BIO was voted strongest funding proposal at EFIB's (European Forum for Industrial Biotech) first ever "Pitchfest" event. The Pitchfest event hosted twelve companies, all pitching for funding from a panel of venture capitalists and industrial leaders (including BASF...

Breathe: it’s time to rationalise livestock emissions

3F BIO mycoprotein has an impressive carbon intensity relative to all meat protein sources, and represents a significant carbon reduction relative to the current mycoprotein process. However, in the process of calculating our mycoprotein intensity, one key factor...

Does the World Have a Protein Problem?

The average "Western" diet typically contains more meat than is sustainable at a global level. Bringing a sustainable high-quality protein product to market has therefore been a key motivation behind the 3F BIO mycoprotein technology. But the 3F BIO concept is founded...

3F BIO wins Global Gamechangers Circular Breakthrough Award

3F BIO wins Global Gamechangers Circular Breakthrough Award

3F BIO were selected as winners of the 'Circular Breakthrough' award at the inaugural Global Gamechangers event. The Global Gamechangers awards - in their first year - were launched by the Innovators Magazine and the Herald Scotland, to celebrate companies and...

3F BIO voted EFIB Pitchfest 2016 winners

3F BIO voted EFIB Pitchfest 2016 winners

3F BIO was voted strongest funding proposal at EFIB's (European Forum for Industrial Biotech) first ever "Pitchfest" event. The Pitchfest event hosted twelve companies, all pitching for funding from a panel of venture capitalists and industrial leaders (including BASF...

Motivation for 3F BIO

Motivation for 3F BIO

“To compare ‘huge’ things with each other, we need numbers, not adjectives.”  -David Mackay The timing of this post (which is a bit of a personal one) has been prompted by the sad death of David Mackay-his book http://www.withouthotair.com/ stimulated Hannah and...

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