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Labrenta goes green

The climate change, the air pollution, the waste issue, are just a few of the problems which strain our planet and for whom we have to find alternative and efficient solutions.
Born as a company which uses raw materials as cork is, Labrenta knows how the environment respect is important and is aware of its commitment to the earth.
That is why in 2010 the Greencork project is born, to transform this awareness into action with the aim of starting a steps approach which guides our strategy.
We have a green soul which we will continue to feed thanks to our innovations and to the commitments we assumed towards the earth's safeguard.
2010: Greencorks

2010: Greencorks

In collaboration with the architecture studio MCA & Partners, a line of furnishing made entirely with recycled cork closures is born. Aesthetic and environmental quality make the Greencorks collection unique in the eco-design panorama. 

 

2011: The carbon footprint

2011: The carbon footprint

In partnership with the Politecnico of Milan a study is been conducted in order to determine the greenhouse gas emissions of a synthetic cap and cork one. Thanks to this study Labrenta is today able to propose, on request, specific products with Co2 emissions compensated.
2012: The photovoltaic system

2012: The photovoltaic system

The installation of a photovoltaic system of 100 kilowatt contributes for the 30% to the company's electricity daytime needs. This energy is produced in a clean and renewable way, so an effectively electric production. This is one of the best eco-friendly system of energetic production because the energy produced doesn't cause pollution.
2013: The reuse

2013: The reuse

Improvement actions within the company have led to recycling a percentage of the 99,8 of the process waste, through their continuous reintroduction into the production cycle.
2014: Moulding plants

2014: Moulding plants

The purchase of new plants and the replacement of the obsolete ones, allowed us to move from oledynamic plants to full electric ones, achieving an energy save of the 40% thanks to a less consumption as well as a better movements precision for a better production cycle.
2015: NGS Bio

2015: NGS Bio

We realized the first t-shape completely biodegradable and compostable, made with an innovative material composed of natural origin substances and assembled thanks to the ultrasound technology that we call NGS- No Glue System. A closure that at the end of its life cycle will be nature again.
IED lightning

IED lightning

The change of our lightning system carries with it dgood advantages: energy save, less heat dispersion, low power operation and better lifespan.
2017: Packaging Revolution

2017: Packaging Revolution

The change of the packaging used to send our products has allowed us not only to optimize shipments but above all to save the material utilized in the composition of the same.
2018: FSC® Certification

2018: FSC® Certification

We achieved the FSC® Certification, to guarantee part of our wooden products' provenance, wood that comes from forests managed in a correct and responsible way, according to rigorous environmental, social and economic standard, which are established and approved by the Forest Stewardship Council.
2019: Sughera® BEE

2019: Sughera® BEE

Winesolutions presents the first synthetic cork made of natural cork and lubricated with bees wax. Sughera innovation consists of the application of a special polymers blend of whch the cap is composed, joined without using glue thanks to a special agglomerating agent. NOt only Sughera Bee is made with no glue, but the bees lubrication makes this closure even more environmentally friendly, and it is 100% made in Italy.
2020: Mixcycling®

2020: Mixcycling®

Labrenta is authorized Mixcycling partner, with exclusive licence on closures for beverage & food market for the world area. Mixcycling is a process aimed to create new line of blends made with organic scraps and biodegradable or recyclable plastic. Mixcycling concept is based on giving a second life to industrial scraps, by recovering organic rests from industrial processes or at km zero. Sughera is part of Mixcycling family.
TO BE CONTINUED...

TO BE CONTINUED...

Every year a step forward...
...we want to improve to become a reference company for the green closures.