Senbis launches values, purpose and hairy goals

On April 25th 2022, our Managing Director Gerard Nijhoving launched our values, purpose and hairy goals at the Rensentheater in Emmen with an intoxicating speech that gave the team a clear vision about the future. Our values and purpose are nothing new – they have long existed as a blurry undefined company feeling. In the […]

Senbis donates 400 trees as a christmas gift to its relations

Thank you for your cooperation in 2021!  Senbis has donated 400 trees as a christmas gift to its relations. This was the third year in a row that we chose for this gift. All together Senbis has donated over 1,000 trees in the Netherlands and abroad. We are looking forward to working with you again […]

Meet us at the PHA world congress and the Dornbirn global fiber congress

At the PHA world conference on September 22nd in Cologne, our technical director Bas Krins will discuss the relation between the chemical and physical structure of different types of PHA’s and the role they can play in the search for filaments and yarns with good mechanical properties and fast biodegradation behavior. To sign up please visit: You can […]

Senbis co-hosted webinar on microplastic legislation and bioplastic innovations

Senbis co-hosted a Chemport Connect webinar on microplastic legislation and bioplastic innovations, of which the recording is now available on youtube. Our Managing Director Gerard Nijhoving explains the market impact of legislation and elaborates our choices for bioplastic developments (at 31:00) Initial program In the transition towards a manufacturing industry that uses more sustainable polymers and avoid the […]

Multi-million investment in R&D infrastructure

Senbis expands pilot facilities for sustainable plastics EMMEN (NL), 15th June 2020 – Over the next three years, Senbis in Emmen, the Netherlands, will be investing €5.5 million through its new subsidiary SPIC Facilities BV, in a testing facility for the development of sustainable plastics. ‘We will be acquiring an impressive range of machinery that will make successive  polymer […]

Senbis wins government tender to develop compostable artificial grass

Senbis and its partners win tender for a Dutch government grant to develop a fully compostable artificial grass system Emmen, 2nd of December 2019 The Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports has granted Senbis Polymer Innovations BV an assignment to develop a fully compostable artificial grass system. The project is executed under the name of […]

Senbis will be present at EFIB 2019 in Brussels

Meet us at EFIB – Europe’s leading event for the bio-based economy, which is taking place from 30 September – 2 October 2019 in Brussels, Belgium. Senbis will be exhibiting at the start-up village, showcasing some of our products. Also our Managing Director Gerard Nijhovinng will speak about our innovation strategy on the panel ‘the […]