NASA Center: Johnson Space Center
Public Release Year: 2012
Reference Number: JSC-SO-256
Category: Health And Medicine
Origin: Wastewater engineering for the International Space Station
Mike Johnson, a former technician at Johnson Space Center, drew on his expertise as a wastewater engineer to create a line of kombucha-based probiotic drinks. Unpeeled Inc., based in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota, employs 12 people and has sold more than 6 million units of its NASA-inspired beverage.
Page Number in Published book: 36
Manufacturer: Unpeeled Inc.