Hairy self-cleaning surfacesUniversity of Florida, Sigmund's Group, Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Non-stick surface without chemicals
GreenShield fabric finishBigSky Technologies LLC
Stain-resistant fabric with less fluorochemical usage
Biosignal Products formerly(formerly) BioSignal, Inc.
Antibacterial treatment that avoids resistance
Sharklet surface textureSharklet Technologies, LLC
Shark-inspired surface reduces bacterial growth without causing resistance
Dense covering protects from coldsnow lotus
Flowers of snow lotus plants protect from the cold via thick, furry insulation.
Dead leaves insulate against firecape aloe
The stems of cape aloe resist fire via dead leaf insulation.