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Innovation 27 . Sep . 2016
Innovation
Why is cork one of the most important materials in spacecraft?

Due to the fact that it is an excellent thermal insulator. When a rocket or spacecraft is launched into space, its structure is subjected to temperatures exceeding one thousand degrees centigrade. The same occurs on the return to Earth, as soon as the spacecraft enters the atmosphere. Just a coating of a cork compound…

26 . Jul . 2017
Sport Surfaces

Comfort and safety with cork-based materials that improve shock absorption

18 . Nov . 2020
Amorim Organic is a natural infill for artificial turf, based on cork and olive components in a special processed way and optimized composi…

Amorim Organic is a perfect 100% natural solution for systems that require a naturally affordable product without compromising player safety and environmental concerns. It optimized long term characteristics of sport functionality of artificial turf systems without compromising naturality.

11 . Apr . 2017
Construction

- Provides the support required by the pile   - Decay resistant   - Flame retardancy properties   - Key component in safety and performance characteristics of the pitch   - Decreased surface temperature

26 . Jul . 2017
Shockpads for Artificial Turf

Reinventing the performance of synthetic fields and enhanced athlete safety

05 . Feb . 2018
Benefits

Cork-based infills are designed to enable functional suitability, striking a balance between cost-effectiveness and environmental compatibility, material durability and multi-functionality.   This solution offers advantages for users compared to other types of infills: it is odourless, with more natural appearance and …

05 . Feb . 2018
Main Objective

The club's main goals were to reduce maintenance costs and guarantee safety in sports activities, as well as improving players' performance.   These objectives were achieved through the substitution of the rubber layer by a cork infill that have made it possible to eliminate the agglutination of granulates, unpleasant …

23 . Mar . 2018
Advantages

Using a cork infill brings back a part of nature to the artificial turf systems. Cork is a natural and ecological material that offers several advantages if compared with the traditional infill solutions, namely the reduction of maintenance costs, the more natural aspect and feel, the absence of environmental toxicity …

28 . Jul . 2017
5 – Greater safety in sports activities

Artificial turf with a cork infill offers major impact absorption capacity and presents considerable adherence in various atmospheric conditions. These properties reduce the risk of falling or slippage and, consequently, the risk of abrasion.

18 . May . 2018
intro

The global growth in the number of artificial turf pitches has given rise to questions on the impact of this type of system on the environment and user safety, calling for a discussion on the technology and materials used for such infrastructures.

22 . Jun . 2018
Origin, durability and safety

Origin, durability and comfort guaranteed

27 . Sep . 2016
Commitment to Forestry chain of custody

We prefer to use cork from well managed forests, certified by the forest certification system of the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®), and/or the Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification Schemes (PEFC). We do not sell FSC or PEFC certified products which have included the following categories of forest r…

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