bio-bean Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2013

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Out of Business

  • Employees
  • 13


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Bankr. Admin/​Reorg

bio-bean General Information


Developer of a clean technology designed to initiate the process of recycling waste coffee grounds into advanced biofuels. The company's technology collects spent coffee grounds from coffee shops, offices, transport hubs, and coffee factories and thereafter recycles them into sustainable and high-performance products that can displace conventional fuels and chemicals, enabling businesses to reduce waste collection costs and eliminating waste disposal gate fees while creating sustainable bioproducts.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Out of Business
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Environmental Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Energy Production
Corporate Office
  • Care of Kre Corporate Recovery Limited Unit 8
  • The Aquarium 1-7, King Street
  • Reading RG1 2AN
  • England, United Kingdom

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bio-bean Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
17. Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg 03-Apr-2023 Completed Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
16. Later Stage VC 03-Sep-2021 00.000 000.00 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
15. Grant 19-Jan-2021 00.000 000.00 Completed Generating Revenue
14. Later Stage VC (Series A) 21-Nov-2019 00.000 000.00 00.00 Completed Generating Revenue
13. Early Stage VC 10-Jan-2017 00.000 00.000 0000 Completed Generating Revenue
12. Grant 01-Dec-2016 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
11. Product Crowdfunding 12-Aug-2016 000.00 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
10. Accelerator/Incubator 07-Apr-2016 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
9. Angel (individual) 26-Feb-2016 $717K $883K 00.000 Completed Generating Revenue
8. Grant 01-Oct-2015 $593K $166K Completed Startup
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bio-bean Cap Table

Stock # of Shares
Par Value Dividend Rate (%) Original
Issue Price
Liquidation Liquidation
Pref. Multiple
Conversion Price % Owned
Preferred Ordinary 0,000,000 00.000000 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.000
Ordinary 0,000,000 00.000000 00.0 00.0 00 00.0 00.000
Ordinary 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.000
Ordinary 0,000,000 00.000000 00.00 00.00 00 00.00 00.00
Ordinary 319,746 $0.000138 $13.78 $13.78 1x $13.78 3.29%
Ordinary 119,468 $0.000138 $5.77 $5.77 1x $5.77 1.23%
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bio-bean Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Developer of a clean technology designed to initiate the process of recycling waste coffee grounds into advanced biofuel
Environmental Services (B2B)
Reading, United Kingdom
13 As of 2023


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Motherwell, United Kingdom
0 As of 0000
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bio-bean Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Revive (Environmental Services (B2B)) Venture Capital-Backed Motherwell, United Kingdom 0 00000 000000000000 00000
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bio-bean Patents

bio-bean Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
GB-201912475-D0 Method Inactive 30-Aug-2019
GB-201912473-D0 Method Inactive 30-Aug-2019
GB-201709570-D0 Biofuel Inactive 15-Jun-2017
GB-201617692-D0 Advanced solid biofuel Inactive 19-Oct-2016
GB-201617690-D0 Advanced solid biofuels Inactive 19-Oct-2016
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bio-bean Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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bio-bean FAQs

  • When was bio-bean founded?

    bio-bean was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the founder of bio-bean?

    Benjamin Harriman and Arthur Kay are the founders of bio-bean.

  • Where is bio-bean headquartered?

    bio-bean is headquartered in Reading, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of bio-bean?

    bio-bean has 13 total employees.

  • What industry is bio-bean in?

    bio-bean’s primary industry is Environmental Services (B2B).

  • Is bio-bean a private or public company?

    bio-bean is a Private company.

  • What is bio-bean’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for bio-bean is 00000.

  • How much funding has bio-bean raised over time?

    bio-bean has raised $14.5M.

  • Who are bio-bean’s competitors?

    Revive (Environmental Services (B2B)) is a competitor of bio-bean.

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