PlasticRoad Mexico pilot from the air

PlasticRoad and Orbia inaugurate the first PlasticRoad pilot in Latin Amerika in the Chapultepec Forest

PlasticRoad and Orbia (BMV: Orbia), in collaboration with the Mexico City Mobility Secretariat (SEMOVI) and the Mexico City Environment Secretariat (SEDEMA), have inaugurated the first PlasticRoad pilot in Latin America located in the second section of Mexico City’s Chapultepec Forest (Bosque de Chapultepec). The PlasticRoad pilot is made from over 1000 kilograms of plastic waste—the equivalent of half a million plastic bottle caps. PlasticRoad bv is responsible for developing the eponymous climate-adaptive and…

PlasticRoad receives EUR 700,000 grant for preparing for industrial production

PlasticRoad received the Topsector Energy grant of EUR 700,000. This grant has been allocated to our carbon-saving product by the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs. The awarded funds will support us to round off the engineering phase and prepare for the industrial production of PlasticRoad elements in the production location in Hardenberg (NL). As expected the production will start from the first quarter of 2021 on.   This project grant…

PlasticRoad appoints Eric Kievit as Managing Director

With the appointment of Eric Kievit as its new Managing Director, PlasticRoad bv has taken the next step in realising its ambition to create a sustainable, climate-adaptive infrastructure. The firm responsible for developing the eponymous road – a circular design based on recycled plastic – is currently readying itself for the official market introduction of…

PlasticRoad wins Cobouw Award

Yesterday, the PlasticRoad won the Cobouw Award in the category ‘best product’. Cobouw is a Dutch renown trade publication for the construction and infrastructure sector. The award show took place during the Cobouw Event in the Harbour Club in Vinkeveen (NL). The expert jury’s vote counted for 2/3rd of the final result, the public’s votes…

Vote for the PlasticRoad for the Cobouw Award

PlasticRoad is one of the nominees for the Cobouw Award in the category ‘best product’. Cobouw is a Dutch renown trade publication for the construction and infrastructure sector.  Votes can be placed from 1 October until the 4th of November. The Cobouw Awards will be presented on Wednesday November 21st. The PlasticRoad became reality on…

Opening 1st PlasticRoad bike path in the world

A world premiere in the Netherlands: the first PlasticRoad bike path was opened on September 11 in Zwolle, Overijssel. Inventors of the PlasticRoad, Anne Koudstaal and Simon Jorritsma – together with Member of the Provincial Executive of Overijssel, Bert Boerman and Alderman William Dogger of the municipality of Zwolle, cycled the first bike path made…