What is materiO' ?

Global and fully independent watch service on all kinds of material innovation …

Because inspiration, creativity, innovation are constantly nourished by curiosity, discoveries, unlikely associations.

The thousands of selected materials and technologies can be found in our database and in our showrooms.

An Intuitive Database

More than 9000 of extra-ordinary materials, more than 5000 referenced manufacturers! Do some research: this virtual material library brings together all the references carefully selected by the matériO team (the direct contact info of suppliers are included). The ergonomic online tool facilitates intuitive, simple and fun research, for rich and surprising results. An indispensable tool! Showroom and online database are updated daily and constantly feed on the latest global innovations.

  • Ultra precise laser cutting
  • e-ribbon
  • Giving a second life to wastes
  • Cork modules
  • Torchon lace combinated
  • Recycled chewing-gum
  • Biocomposites
  • Printing on concrete panel
  • Thermoplastic composite fibers
  • High quality papier-mâché
  • Metallic laminated glass panel
  • Luminous Concrete
  • Form following texture
  • Corn Bioresin
  • Window Covering
  • Bent stone sandwich construction
  • Pigments from recycled metal wastes
  • Seaweed sheets
  • Printed solar panels
  • Badminton shuttlecock chipboard
  • Furniture with feather ornaments!
  • Low temperature thermoformable polymer sheets
  • Non-woven microfiber polyester fabric
  • Moldable cork
  • Fish skin leather
  • material made of hemp envelopes
  • Patterns marquetés
  • Lightning with effect of depth
  • Hemp-based material
  • Recycled plastic
  • Cells make leather substitute
  • Butts finally recycled!
  • Compostable plastic bag
  • Metal tiles
  • Stablized wood
  • Silicone Surface
  • Stone printing
  • Silicone enduction
  • Cork cord
  • Sound Absorbing Conifer Needles Panels
  • Smart material
  • A wire directly coated with cork
  • Solid wood sheets
  • Vegetable and fruit papers
  • Cocoa elastomer
  • High-tech textile & Ruby
  • Injection molding plastic
  • Thermochromic paint sets
  • Sea glass
  • Stabilized Aluminium Foam
  • Infinite Terrazzo
  • 3D printing silicone
  • PLEXIGLAS® laser engraving
  • Using the rest of the cotton bud
  • PCV coating on fabric
  • Copper plated Non-Woven
  • OLED printing on sales media
  • Glasspearl wall surface
  • Organic materials, cool metal or mellow textiles, embedded in transparent plastic
  • Marble textile
  • Pineapple skin
  • Biopolymer made of lignin and cellulose
  • Tableware made of wheat bran
  • Recycled concrete
  • Circular composite stone
  • Hard foam
  • Print on your pastries and chocolates !
  • Ink or paint made of soot
  • Super green packaging!
  • Compression Moulded Parts
  • A revolutionary PV glass
  • 3D printed terrazzo flooring
  • Extreme concrete
  • Rusty tiles
  • A tissue made with plastic!
  • Translucent recycled material
  • Wood-looking composite
  • Upcycled graphite dye for textile
  • Colorful solid surface on a birch plywood
  • Sculpted plywood panels
  • Prismatic Acrylique Sheets
  • Not slate made of lasers
  • A net for everything!
  • Thermo Reactive Yarn
  • Wooden 3D Wall Panel
  • Surfacing veneer in corn husks
  • Non-woven wool
  • Conversion filter range
  • Naturals Glitter
  • Recycled leather
  • Origami veneer
  • Recyled Drop-Paper panels
  • Resin-coated panels
  • A cup of coffee or... a coffee cup
  • Vegetal plastic
  • Seaweed textiles
  • Casted foam cushion
  • Biodegredable plastic
  • 3D Printing wall
  • A carved knit and a painted latex
  • A mushroom resilient floor
  • Impregnated rattan sheets
  • 3D effect
  • Marbled recycled plastic
  • mycelium textile
  • Crosslinked foam from recycled polyethylene
  • Oyster concrete
  • Enhanced woods
  • A material that doesn't get dirty!
  • Bamboo panels
  • Recycled sourced felt
  • A liquid stone-like material
  • Scales on textile
  • 3D optical packaging
  • Biosourced materials
  • PHB bioplastic from waste oil
  • Coated textile
  • Cork sheets
  • Recycled plastic tile resembling terrazzo
  • Heating membrane
  • Iridescent and translucent textile
  • Heating textile technology
  • Bio-based yarn derived from kelp
  • When textile and acrylic resin meet
  • Recycled PolyEthylene Foam
  • Parachute textiles
  • Tactile ergonomic surface
  • A thousand-year-old wood
  • Ceramic foam
  • The union of marble and wool
  • Leather made of 100% silicone
  • Plastic mesh Demister
  • 3D printed wood
  • Textile waste material
  • Pressed wood veneers
  • Recycled fishnets
  • Wooden scales
  • A semi water-proof nano-coating
  • Locks carbon in place
  • Digital printing in laminated glass
  • Aluminum or GRP profile with wood veneer
  • Vegetable sourced wool
  • Work the paper like leather
  • SLS 3D Printed textiles
  • Highly strong composite
  • metal prints
  • Led integrated to wall paper
  • A grass paper !
  • Bio-active wall
  • Growing crystals inside textile
  • A fiberglass textile that does not burn
  • Incremental Forming
  • Naturtal 3D insulation panels through moulds
  • High Security Ink
  • plasma yarn coating with any metal
  • PU injected on textile
  • Fur reworked
  • Paper made from denim
  • 3D knitting machine
  • A bubble leather entirely recycled
  • Custom your packing label!
  • Hemp paper
  • Safety and comfort foam
  • Corn leatherette
  • Aluminum foam obtained thanks to salt crystals
  • High reflective materials
  • Mix natural fibres bioplastic
  • Flooring made of recycled waste
  • Biocomposite made from bacterial cellulose
  • Agricultural waste packaging
  • Textile from recycled seat belts
  • A yarn made of recycled wool
  • An interactive packaging!
  • Plates made of recycled paper and cardboard
  • Lava enamel
  • Organic surfaces
  • Dress up your windows with a self-sticking textile
  • Polyamide and polyester screening materials
  • Biocomposite
  • A resin for 3D wood fiber composites
  • Ultra Light Burnt Ceramic
  • Leather with paper effect
  • A thin, flexible, scalable tile with dynamic RGB LEDs
  • Crystallized Metal Tile
  • Paper and vegan "leather" made from banana tree fibers
  • Cords for mosquito curtains
  • Imitation leather from mushroom
  • Beeswax packaging!
  • From mushrooms and hemp
  • Bioenzymatic Fuel Cells
  • Hemp based materials
  • 3D printing silicone
  • Regenerated leathers
  • Thermobonding sheets
  • Fiber made of Himalayan nettles
  • 100% recycled cardboards coloured in the mass
  • Diamond coating
  • Polymer nonwoven fabric
  • Range of metallized and holographic papers

Come see and touch several thousand samples of unique products, materials and technologies, sorted by major families. An effervescent place where creators come to manipulate and to be inspired ... A real Ali Baba cavern for designers!


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