Plantics innovations on the EU’s CORDIS platform

CORDIS, the European Commission’s Community Research and Development Information Service, publishes information on projects funded by the EU’s Framework Programmes for Research and Innovation. On their online platform you can keep up to date with the various initiatives and read about completed projects and their results. This includes two successful projects in which Plantics has…

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Plantics is booster and participant of the BioBased Circular growth fund

The central government’s National Growth Fund of The Netherlands invests in the sustainable earning capacity of the Netherlands. This fund supports the ‘BioBased Circular’ programme, an initiative of the Top Sector Agri & Food and the Green Chemistry Platform. Meanwhile, 125 companies, NGOs and knowledge institutions have embraced the initiative. Plantics is one of the…

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Happy Holidays (and a sustainable new year!)

Happy Holidays from the Plantics-team!

2023 is almost behind us. Last year, together with our partners, we again made great strides towards a future with circular and CO2 negative materials. And we will of course continue on this path in 2024! We look forward to good cooperation and more great results. Wishing you good holidays and a healthy and joyful 2024.…

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Plantics in discussion with ministers on bio-based building

Plantics in gesprek met ministers over biobased bouwen.

Last Thursday, August 17, an inspiration session was held in The Hague. The topic: how can we accelerate bio-based building in the Netherlands, using Dutch natural fibers and products with those natural fibers? Plantics was invited to represent the producers of bio-based materials. Our CEO Wridzer Bakker joined a discussion with ministers Hugo de Jonge…

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Plantics proud finalist for Best Arnhem Enterprise 2023

On Thursday, July 6th, the Best Arnhem Enterprise of the Year 2023 was announced during the ArnhemBedrijft! event. Plantics is proud to finish as one of the three finalists. CEO Wridzer Bakker gratefully accepted the flowers after an engaging company presentation. Becoming a finalist in this competition is not an achievement that happens overnight. Plantics…

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Highlighting the Hemp Collection at the Vepa event hosted by Plantics

Wridzer Bakker of Plantics gives a presentation to ambassadors of Vepa.

On Wednesday, June 28, 2023, the Vepa event took place at Plantics. Twenty ambassadors from Vepa’s dealer network attended the first in a series of in-depth knowledge sessions. The core theme of the day was ‘How bio is bio?’. We reflect on an inspiring afternoon filled with knowledge sharing and group discussions, with a special…

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Green is the New Black: CEO of Plantics Wridzer Bakker about bio-based composites at JEC WORLD

Plantics @ JEC 2023

On Tuesday, the 25th of April, our CEO Wridzer Bakker was an invited speaker at a plenary session of the JEC WORLD. This fair is ‘The Leading International Composites Show’ in the world, hosted in Paris. Wridzer took part in a panel discussion along with other experts on composite materials based on natural resources. The…

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IPM Essen 2023: Plantics presents the ultimate sustainable alternative to the plastic plant pot: DOPA

Plantics presents DOPA at IPM Essen 2023

The world’s largest horticultural trade fair took place in Essen between 23 and 26 January this year, with an invite to Plantics to showcase the DOPA plant pot in the Discovery Center. It’s a place where visitors come to together to seek inspiration from the latest retail trends. With a delegation of enthusiastic colleagues and…

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Team Plantics wishes you happy holidays!

Team Plantics wishes you happy holidays!

As the year ends, we look back proudly at a year full of succes, new partnerships, product launches, and innovation. We hope to work with you again in 2023, to make the world a better place.

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Plantics secures funding to further expand its production of biobased materials

As Plantics, we are proud to announce that we have been awarded substantial financing. With this financing we will be able to purchase new machinery and production equipment, which will allow us to expand our production capacity at Industriepark Kleefse Waard (IPKW). The financing consists of loans from Nationaal Groenfonds, Oost NL, Rabobank and shareholder…

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