BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

BIBLIOTECA HORTICULTURA

  • Plastidom attends the most important fairs in the logistics and agricultural industry

    Plastidom attends the most important fairs in the logistics and agricultural industry

    There have been three major events that PLASTIDOM DOMPLEX attended during October: Fruit Attraction, APLOG, and Feira da Maçã Fruit Attraction - Madrid, Spain Held between the 4th and 6th of October, the main purpose of this event was to maintain, reinforce and create new relationships between people, ideas, and businesses, related to the fruit and vegetable markets. In order to expand and make its products known, Domplex was present at the Fair, focusing its presence on products for the fresh produce industry, transport, and logistics. Read more

  • Can plastic be an environmentally sustainable alternative?

    Can plastic be an environmentally sustainable alternative?

    Plastic and ecology are two concepts that seem opposites. The problem of plastic in the oceans, its single use or limited recycling (microplastics)… are present concepts that concern us today and for the future. However, plastic can be an environmentally sustainable alternative. More important than choosing one material over another, it is necessary to replace the use - extraction → use → garbage - that we are used to, for a circular economy. In Portugal, the circularity rate - when extracted resources are reused - is only 2%. In the world it is no more than 8%. This means that every… Read more

  • Plastidom Domplex commits to renewable energies

    Plastidom Domplex commits to renewable energies

    PLASTIDOM DOMPLEX has created a Renewable Energy Community, in partnership with Energia Unida, a GreenVolt – Energias Renováveis company. The installation of more than 3,000 photovoltaic solar panels, with a power of 1,805 KWp, together with the industrial and logistics facilities, in Leiria, will allow an estimated annual energy production of 2,598 MWh. This means that, in addition to a reduction of around 20% in the energy needs of the Plastidom/Domplex installations, it will also be possible to share the remaining energy produced from the sun with other consumers, companies and… Read more

  • Sustainable packaging solutions at the 23rd APLOG Logistics Conference

    Sustainable packaging solutions at the 23rd APLOG Logistics Conference

    The conservation chambers for Melinda apples are located at a depth of 300 meters, dug deep into the Dolomites. This worldwide pioneering system allows significant energy and water savings compared to conventional chambers. In addition, these chambers are equipped with SWINGLOS® technology from FRUIT CONTROL EQUIPMENT (FCE) for dynamic controlled atmosphere storage. SWINGLOS® is a safe, reliable and fully automated system that prevents overheating, maintains fruit firmness, prevents internal browning and preserves organoleptic characteristics for good, healthy and organic fruit. With… Read more

  • Packaging solutions for the apple sector

    Packaging solutions for the apple sector

    From 22 to 24 October, PLASTIDOM DOMPLEX presented some of its products at the Feira da Maçã, which returned to its on-site format in 2021. Armamar is one of the largest apple production areas in Portugal, so this fair has thousands of visitors and exhibitors dedicated, mainly, to the presentation of services and products of the primary and tourism sector in the region of Viseu. The presence of Domplex was an asset for producers in the region, through the presentation of several products carefully manufactured and selected specifically for the apple sector, under the slogan: Domplex… Read more

  • All what you need for a successful hydroponics at home

    All what you need for a successful hydroponics at home

    Despite its complex name, hydroponics is an excellent form of cultivation, simple and ecological, which allows the cultivation of lettuce, arugula, aromatic herbs, turnip greens, cabbage, strawberries, tomatoes, and endless vegetables, herbs and fruits, in places so small and compact that they make very complete gardens possible, even in an apartment. Hydroponics is an agricultural production system characterized by providing plants with all the necessary nutrients without using soil. Likewise, it is an efficient farming method that optimizes resources as reduces water use by 90%. It is… Read more

  • Plastidom awarded with the distinction INOVADORA COTEC 2021

    Plastidom awarded with the distinction INOVADORA COTEC 2021

    PLASTIDOM is a company based in Spain and Portugal that manufactures a wide range of plastic solutions for industry, agriculture, maintenance and logistics. Domplex is Plastidom's leading brand, towards which both research and product development are oriented. In addition, the company has a logistics centre in Leiria, in the town of Barosa, where it also provides the services of product sanitisation on a rental basis, washing, and management of logistical support (Pool), from the company Domplex Logis. Plastidom also manufactures and markets the Larplex and Reciplex brands. The INOVADORA… Read more

  • Domplex Logis awarded SME Excellence 2020 award by IAPMEI

    Domplex Logis awarded SME Excellence 2020 award by IAPMEI

    DOMPLEX LOGIS has been awarded as SME Excellence 2020 by IAPMEI. Each year, this seal of excellence is awarded to companies that stand out for their socio-economic performance. It is an award that recognises the work of companies that support the development of Portugal. In addition, the company received the PME Líder 2020 seal last year. Plastidom Domplex is committed to constant improvement in the optimisation of its packaging hygiene process, seeking the support that best suits the client's activity. Read more

  • New models of C60 container box, for transporting and storing goods

    New models of C60 container box, for transporting and storing goods

    PLASTIDOM DOMPLEX presents the new Domplex C60 container box. It stands out for its high versatility and functionality and is suitable for transporting and storing goods in many sectors of activity. Features: - Perforated bottom - Material: PP copolymer - Weight: 2.96 kg - Capacity: 64 l Read more

  • VD 30 Domplex box, transport and store your fruit and vegetables safely

    VD 30 Domplex box, transport and store your fruit and vegetables safely

    Ensure maximum performance in your business. Agricultural equipment must withstand severe and difficult conditions throughout the year, regardless of the climate. Transport, store and preserve vegetables and fruits in a practical and safe way with the VD 30 Domplex Box. The VD 30 box is made of high quality polypropylene, measuring 600 x 400 x 300 mm. Resistant to variable and severe climatic and environmental conditions. Read more