JEC Startup Booster 2023 - Algreen
Algreen provides the most sustainable solutions to petrol-based polyurethanes, which represent 8% of world plastics
In this interview, Valentin Depestele, General Director of DEPESTELE explains how natural fibers (more aprticularly flax and hemp) are taking more and more palce in the composites industry. This Western-Europe-based production is 100% sustainable and answers to some of the main stakes of the indutry.
Flax is applicable to various sectors: mobility, railway, shipbuilding or design - and it had a strong place at JEC World 2022. Its current success is the consequence of a rising interest of the composites community and the dedication of the producers to educating, training and sharing knowledge.