What is COSM™?
What is COSM™?

COSM™ (Creation of Sustainable Materials) is a division in the Group, which specializes in the development and production of additional sustainable products alongside our leather production. All COSM™ products are made by following our LITE manufacturing processes minimizing carbon footprint, water and chemical consumption.


COSM™ materials are


  • made by 100% biobased content
  • an additional sustainable option alongside leather
  • made from mushroom and other plant based materials
  • biodegradable
  • circular products


What makes COSM™ materials special?


  • The products will create a low impact on the environment and will be a complementary material to leather
  • No additional chemicals are used in raw material farming
  • The mushrooms are farmed on wood chips and rice husk
  • Mushrooms unsuitable for human consumption are used for the production
  • Only dehydrated mushrooms are transported to our TTL production facility reducing CO2 impact
  • Mushrooms are an amazing fast renewable natural organism. Due to its rapid growth, its feedstock availability is almost unlimited
Our Materials
Our Materials


HyphaLite™ TC is the first product launched under COSM™. HyphaLite™, composed of two individual words: Hypha, from the modern Latin hyphae, is a structural element of fungi (Mushrooms) and Lite, known in the leather industry for our LITE system, minimizing carbon footprint, water, and chemical consumption.

• 100% biobased*
• An alternative to petro-chemical based synthetics
• Biodegradable
• RSL Compliant

*Results from test method ASTM D6866-21