Agrobiobase award 2013 was presented November 20, 2013, during the International Congress Plant Based Summit (19-20 November 2013, Pavillon d’Armenonville, Paris), in the presence of Mr. Daniel THOMAS, Vice-President of IAR cluster, and Mr. Aurélien MILLION, Head of the Unit of Biomass and Energy, Minister of Agriculture, Agrifood and Forestry.
That was the votes of about 100 present professionals during the first day of the congress that finally decided between 4 finalists, selected by the jury among 22 initial applications.
The company FLAX TECHNIC has been recognized for its 100% biobased composite TWINFLAX P-PREG! 100% biobased, this innovative product consists of a technical fabric in flax fibers associated by a specific impregnation process with a high-performance bio-based resin, a polyamide PA11.
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FLAX TECHNIC is specialized in the design and manufacturing of machines dedicated to the transformation of fiber flax. A worldwide leader in the baling of long fibers in the agricultural and industrial sectors, our company is proud of its long tradition of innovation in terms of the processing mechanization for this noble fiber.
FLAX TECHNIC is a research and engineering firm capable of resolving any issue related to the production of environmentally-friend fibers that respects nature and solves the difficulties inherent in preparing these fibers in an industrial settings, while participating in creating and managing natural industrial products. Process design, study and creation of mechanisms, automation, packaging and treatment of natural fibers; full project management and supervision.
The 3 other finalist products selected by the jury