Author: Philippe Willems

  After being nominated (news of 16th of March), we are now very proud to announce that our Touch of Nature® material has been selected by 200 bio-economy experts as the award winning material for 2016. During the 9th International Conference on Bio-Based Materials organized by Nova Institut, our peers massively recognized the innovative character and functional validity of Touch of Nature® materials. Touch of Nature® is now in the process of becoming a reference bio-based material for flooring, tabletop, countertop and interior design panels. Picture by courtesy of Nova-Institut  ...

The new espresso bar opened by OR Coffee at the Dok Noord site in Ghent, Belgium has a unique countertop made with their own coffee grounds. Orineo used its Touch of Nature material filled with coffee grounds to produce this countertop, with unique soft and warm touch obtained by the hand-finished sanding and polishing. The whole setting consist of vertical panels joined seamlessly to a first countertop and a stand alone island countertop....