Member portrait: ProfiKomp Environmental Technologies Inc. (ProfiKomp)
Dr. Aleksza László, CEO of ProfiKomp Environmental Technologies Inc. (ProfiKomp)
In each issue of the Bioplastics Bulletin we present five facts about a member of European Bioplastics. This month, Dr. Aleksza László, CEO of ProfiKomp, shares some interesting insights on his company.
5 facts about ProfiKomp Environmental Technologies Inc., Hungary
ProfiKomp Group with more than 20 years of business experience is one of the market leaders in biowaste treatment in Europe. ProfiKomp strives to play a defining role in achieving a circular economy, especially in the fields of biowaste utilization. Providing waste management knowledge combined with engineering services and applying aerobic technologies such as composting are some of our key competences. ProfiKomp has put into operation more than 85 closed, semi-permeable, membrane covered, aerated biowaste treatment systems worldwide.
ProfiKomp provides design, consultation and implementation services, e.g. the design of systems and solutions, to put waste treatment technologies into operation. If required, we are also able to provide information and consultation services for new materials and managed waste streams such as compostable bioplastic wastes.
When using compostable bioplastic products, closing the loop is important. Thus recycling is a crucial part of the life cycle of these products. When it comes to organic recycling of bioplastics, ProfiKomp can provide consultancy services and tailor-made waste treatment technologies based on ProfiKomp’s wide range of expertise.
ProfiKomp also places great emphasis on R+D activities. Accordingly, it has participated in several international and Hungarian R+D projects. In our research laboratory, we conduct numerous forms of research-based testing of waste materials, soils, composts, and compostable bioplastics. We provide compostability simulation services to our partners as well.
The success of ProfiKomp is due to continuous innovation, the professional commitment of its experts and employees. We develop complex technologies that are innovative and can be operated economically in order to assist our partners in organic waste recycling of biopolymers in managed waste streams.