As one of the leading growing media companies in Europe, Kekkilä-BVB wants to be a forerunner in the horticultural sector showing how plants grown in our substrate use less resources. Urbanization and a growing population are the driving force behind sustainable solutions and innovations that will help us in saving our planet.
Sustainable innovations are essential to provide city dwellers with healthy food and a better living environment whilst at the same time ensuring flourishing business for our customers. In facing urbanization and a growing population the need for food is increased. In order to do this we are investing in new innovations in finding new sustainable raw materials, products and smart services.
Kekkilä-BVB R&D center in De Lier
Kekkilä-BVB has a R&D center in De Lier in the Netherlands analysing of raw material and development of new products. Quality requirements are tested both internally and externally. BVB Substrates own laboratory uses the most up-to-date techniques and technology testing our new products extensively before we introduce them to the market. Financial aspects are also taken into consideration, both from the producer side and from the customer. Pilot-testing with customers and the afterlife of the product is also important. Every product must meet high requirements.
All raw materials used by BVB Substrates are continuously subjected to the entire control process. In this way our customers are assured of the best quality.
Based on the latest in-house research and active collaboration with external parties we are committed to pilot new smart services for the benefit of our customers every year.