Keeping cool: how your roof can help you save costs19-10-2023
With global temperatures rising, the pursuit for more sustainable buildings is in full swing. Solar panels, eco-friendly glass, insulation - all very common, but often costly ways to future-proof a building. So: let’s talk roofing. Because with the use of cooling coatings, roofs can optimize the regulation...
Lumiforte and end users take a step forward in sustainability17-10-2023
This proactive approach to sustainability began on July 1st, and three months after the launch, it is evident that the organized collection, reuse, and recycling of ReduSystems and Sudlac packaging is progressing successfully. After an initial evaluation, producer Lumiforte and logistics partner Houweling...
Lumiforte and Rui Xue Global agree on Joint-Venture in China01-09-2023
Lumiforte is the global market leader in developing, manufacturing and selling shading coatings and cleaning products for greenhouse horticulture, sports line marking, and other functional coatings for agriculture and industry. Rui Xue Global specializes in designing and building smart greenhouses and...
How to create an award-winning sustainability strategy11-07-2023
Sustainability is a popular topic these days, with companies around the world sharing their efforts to make a difference. But how do you actually build and promote a sustainability strategy that makes a difference?
Innovation: advances in drone technology have enabled the application of shading13-04-2023
For some years now, drones have been widely used in agriculture for different purposes: mapping, irrigation, monitoring, application of different products, etc. But the greenhouse produce growing operation Geoponica in Mexico, is trailblazing by using them to cover their greenhouses with a Sudlac (brand...
A front row seat in research into light and crops18-01-2023
Lumiforte is capable of developing innovative coatings due to direct contact with well-known scientists working in the area of light and plant physiology. New insights can be directly translated into new coatings. This is why Lumiforte is a member of the Club of 100.
Coatings and smart energy savings go hand-in-hand02-08-2022
No one can predict where the high energy prices will go from here. What is clear however, is that the current situation stimulates every grower to look for savings. Coatings form an essential part of an intelligent approach.
Cooperation between ReduSystems and Sudlac means there always is a custom solution...27-07-2022
Lumiforte was created due to the merger of Mardenkro and Sudlac at the end of 2021. This cooperative partnership ensures better service and advice, whereby growers can continue to use their trusted coatings as usual. Sustainability is a key focal point for Lumiforte. This will lead to ‘greener’...
Environmental efforts awarded prestigious prize20-04-2022
The efforts of Lumiforte in Échirolles to reduce its environmental impact are standing out. The company has won the prestigious Trophy Responsible Care in the Environmental category. The award was presented last week by the president of the chemical industry association France Chimie Auvergne Rhône-Alpes.
Sustainable buckets with a new look11-11-2021
Starting in 2022 all ReduSystems and Sudlac packaging will have a fresh new look. It is immediately obvious from the packaging that the products form a system. Also, the buckets are made from recycled material.
New factory in Echirolles11-11-2021
Lumiforte continues to expand. Whether for its ranges of products dedicated to greenhouse agriculture or to the layout of sports grounds, it has seen its production increase strongly in recent years.
Sudlac SAS and Mardenkro BV continue together under the name Lumiforte® for...11-11-2021
Sudlac SAS and Mardenkro BV, two companies that produce innovative greenhouse coatings, are moving forward under a new name. The new company name is Lumiforte®. Lumiforte is part of the Horticoop Cooperative. Lumiforte coatings will continue to be available to customers under the brand names Sudlac,...