Green Elephant Biotech


Green Elephant Biotech is a start-up founded in 2021 by Dr. Joel Eichmann and Felix Wollenhaupt in Giessen, Germany. Green Elephant Biotech aims to offer both academic institutions and the manufacturing industry a way to reduce their carbon footprint while enabling process intensification by developing and distributing novel, technologically innovative, plant-based, single-use laboratory consumables. 

Green Elephant is a worldwide pioneer in using the plant-based polymer Polylactic Acid (PLA) for labware. The company enables the production of novel cell and gene therapies and biopharmaceuticals by offering efficient and scalable cell cultivation devices and consumables. In doing so, they contribute to a healthier world for both people and the planet.