About Lignum

Lignum is developing technology to produce bioplastic materials to create a sustainable ecosystem for a low-carbon bioeconomy.

We are developing solutions based on woody biomass in a variety of industries and applications around the world, leading the bioeconomy and helping our customers meet the demand for renewable, eco-friendly products.

2017Funded by Ministry of SMEs & Startups (100,000,000 KRW)
Lignum established
2019Dream Venture Star by Daejeon Center for Creative Economy & Innovation (prize 50,000,000 KRW)
Funded by Korea Institute of Startup & Entrepreneurship Development
Invested by KITE Entrepreneurship (400,000,000 KRW)
Approved as venture startup by Korea Venture Capital Association
Honored by Ministry of SMEs & Startups
2020Funded by Daejeon T+2B Nanoconvergence R&BD Program (90,000,000 KRW)
Funded by TIPS Program by Ministry of SMEs & Startups
Research Lab established
SKC Startup Plus 2020 (prize 10,000,000 KRW)




Research Lab

E13, 9th Floor, National NanoFab Center, KAIST, 291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon, South Korea


295 Jinsan-ro, Geumsung-myon, Geumsan-gun, Chungcheongnamdo