WP Trading again in race for sustainability price

WP Trading is one of the three finalists of the Rabo Sustainable Innovation Prize in the Circular Economy category.

After an inspiring day on which the nominees presented their innovative idea, the jury made a selection. “They have not made it easy for us. We were blown away by the high level of the pitches, the quality of the innovations and the enthusiasm of all participants, ”said the jury.

The finalists in the Circular Economy category:

Living Light
An atmospheric lamp that draws its energy from a plant placed near the lamp. The better the plant is cared for, the longer the lamp shines.

How valuable can citrus peels be? PeelPioneers sees opportunities in the food industry, cosmetics, cleaning products and the paper industry.

WP Trading Alphen aan de Rijn BV
Plant pots of used paper that are wet strong thanks to a special treatment for a programmable time. After the growth phase, the pots can be placed in the organic waste bin and composted.

The winners of the Rabo Sustainable Innovation Prize 2018 will be announced on Wednesday 21 March.