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53 results found nature

Consumer Goods 08 . Jan . 2019
Consumer Goods
Close to nature

Close to nature

10 . Oct . 2018
Nature protection

Nature protection

Articles 13 . Oct . 2017
Articles
Underlay Nature

02 . Jul . 2017
10 . Oct . 2017
18 . Apr . 2019
26 . Jul . 2017
feature: Performance thanks to nature

Performance thanks to nature

Case Studies 23 . Mar . 2018
Case Studies
feature: Performance thanks to nature

Performance thanks to nature

05 . Apr . 2018
Nature's comfort in every step

Cork has proved throughout decades its remarkable comfort performance. Cork aids in a better pressure distribution, producing a cushioning effect whilst simultaneously allowing feet to breathe and controlling foot temperature. Our products enhance foot comfort by providing excellent shock absorption, cushioning, ground…

Case Studies 30 . May . 2019
Case Studies
Dialogue between nature and technology

A horticultural laboratory was created on the ground floor to explore innovative techniques for growing vegetables and herbs in urban settings. The technologies used include vertical cultivation, using aeroponics, and other forms of hydroponic cultivation (without soil), as well as LED lighting to accelerate plant grow…

04 . Jul . 2017
Build a final flooring thinking about Health and Nature

Cork is a natural and sustainable raw material, answering the demands of ecofriendly solutions. The use of other recycled materials is also a contribution to this market trend and is aligned with the environmental company strategy. We believe the use of recycled materials, with adequate quality and quantity available r…

10 . Jul . 2019
Build a final flooring thinking about Health and Nature

Cork is a natural and sustainable raw material, answering the demands of ecofriendly solutions. The use of other recycled materials is also a contribution to this market trend and is aligned with the environmental company strategy. We believe the use of recycled materials, with adequate quality and quantity available r…

18 . Apr . 2019
Respect for nature

100% natural, reusable and recyclable, cork is one of nature’s most extraordinary products. When harvesting cork bark, no trees are cut down, and the process is even beneficial, since a stripped cork oak absorbs on average five times more carbon dioxide during the natural process of regeneration than a regular cork oak…

02 . Jul . 2019
Respect for nature

100% natural, reusable and recyclable, cork is one of nature’s most extraordinary products. When harvesting cork bark, no trees are cut down, and the process is even beneficial, since a stripped cork oak absorbs on average five times more carbon dioxide during the natural process of regeneration than a regular cork oak…

News 18 . Apr . 2019
News
Amorim Nature infills are environmentally safe

In practice, obtaining this certificate guarantees that Amorim Nature infills are environmentally safe, meeting the German institute’s rigorous quality standards. Compliance with standard RAL-GZ 944 also ensures that the products and their production process will be monitored and assessed regularly by external, indepen…

Case Studies 05 . Feb . 2018
Case Studies
Nature and high performance in artificial turf systems.

Amorim Nature 130 - a cork-based natural infill for artificial turf - was the solution chosen for renovation of the football pitch of Tangstedt Sports Club, near Hamburg.

08 . Jan . 2019
Closely related to Nature

Amorim Cork Composites produces cork and Matceramics produces ceramics. Although not immediately obvious, there are many more factors which bring them together, than those which set them apart. Finding links between one material and the other is both a challenging and rewarding exercise, since discovery takes us down p…

14 . Dec . 2016
Cork and Nature

Cork oak forest

05 . Apr . 2018
Fashion

Nature inside innovative and glamorous shoes.

Facts and Curiosities 12 . Oct . 2016
Facts and Curiosities
tags

27 . Sep . 2016
Furnishing

Cork, the art of nature. Design, the elegance of function.

26 . Jul . 2017
Datasheet | Nature 130

Datasheet | Sports Surfaces

Case Studies 05 . Feb . 2018
Case Studies
Datasheet | Nature 130

Datasheet | Sports Surfaces

26 . Jul . 2017
Datasheet | Nature 190

Datasheet | Sports Surfaces

Case Studies 05 . Feb . 2018
Case Studies
Datasheet | Nature 190

Datasheet | Sports Surfaces

08 . Jan . 2019
In Love with Nature.

The Alma Gémea collection is the encounter that lets you surrender to the charm and pleasure of sharing moments and stories. To create memories and bonds that bring other memories - memories that make you dream. Designed from the subtle and unique fusion between two of the countless Mediterranean traditions. Cork and c…

Facts and Curiosities 12 . Oct . 2016
Facts and Curiosities
tags

Journal 03 . Jul . 2019
Journal
Sustainable decoration: 3 ideas for putting it into practice right away

Want to make your home more welcoming and nature-inspired? Follow these tips.

News 15 . Feb . 2017
News
Cork under the spotlight of Stockholm Furniture Fair

The material library was the main stage for cork´s presentation, where designers and architects had the opportunity to be introduced to the science of nature.

Why Cork 27 . Sep . 2016
05 . Apr . 2018
Footcork is nature providing a better quality of life.

Cork is abundantly used in orthotics and podiatry applications. It has proved to reduce and prevent foot illness, resulting in a better quality of life. Orthopaedic soles and other components are intended to correct, relieve and better distribute the pressure and shape in the interface between shoe and foot. Cork is a…

29 . Jun . 2017
Noise

Interference of an electrical or acoustical nature. Unwanted, bothersome, or distracting sound.

13 . Mar . 2018
Noise

Interference of an electrical or acoustical nature. Unwanted, bothersome, or distracting sound.

ACC na Web Social 25 . Oct . 2016
ACC na Web Social
Accurate Information

All update on our official social media channels are approved by the marketing team to ensure accurate information and brand positioning.  Considering the real time nature of these channels, we may not have resources to validate all information provided and thus encourage you to provide feedback and help us build a mor…

27 . Sep . 2016
Unique blends of cork and select rubbers produce materials indicated for soft gaskets sealing.

The best sealing technology often renders the highest performing engines. The secret for such results lies in all the research required to reach the perfect blend. Three worlds combined: Nature, Industry, and Science.

Facts and Curiosities 12 . Oct . 2016
Facts and Curiosities
Which endangered species depend on the cork oak forest?

The most endangered species is the Iberian lynx, only found in Portugal and Spain and considered to be critically endangered. According to the WWF - World Wild Fund for Nature, the total number of surviving Iberian lynx in these two countries is lower than 150 adult individuals. Among the endangered species of the Medi…

28 . Nov . 2018
António Salazar - CEO Kankura Golf

Using cork brings several key advantages. For example, cork offers comfort and thermal inertia, which is very important in footwear used for golf, given that golfers may face very cold temperatures in the winter and a lot of heat in the summer. Moreover cork is a material with tremendous elasticity, cushioning the impa…

Panels and Composites 09 . Mar . 2018
Panels and Composites
Renewable Energy

Perfectly aligned with the philosophy of renewable energy, Corecork is the green material for green energy production. Renewable energy equipment like wind turbine blades are often subject to the unpredictable power of nature, Corecork’s functionality introduces damping into the composite structure reducing structural…

Panels and Composites 09 . Mar . 2018
Panels and Composites
Multilayer Door and Wall Partition Panel Applications

Depending on the panel application a variety of core options are available to achieve your project goals. Our ACM product range is targeted already to the end benefit, allowing to mix and match several layers and thicknesses to obtain the final desired performance, being it for high thermal capacity, acoustic or fire r…

About Us 27 . Sep . 2016
About Us
Responsability

For us, the importance of the responsibility of contributing today for the future is an essential objective. Thus, we incorporate various raw materials into our products which aim to innovatively respond to competitive market demands, as well as create advances and cutting edge procedures which grant the final consumer…

Case Studies 31 . May . 2017
Case Studies
Optimisation of carrying capacity

Lightweight construction with cork technology reduces the deck weight of passenger vessels by 30% to 50%, thereby enabling a larger passenger and/or cargo capacity. Depending on their objectives and requirements, ship operators can use this weight advantage to enhance equipment, comfort, catering or on-board entertainm…

News 06 . Dec . 2017
News
About Studio Corkinho

The studio recycles cork waste to produce original new product ranges, including flower vases, bowls, "vide poches", placemats and many other 100% natural and organic interior design objects. The goal is achieve a strong connection between nature, the object, interior design and architecture. In addition to 100% cork-b…

News 12 . Dec . 2017
News
About Studio Corkinho

The studio recycles cork waste to produce original new product ranges, including flower vases, bowls, "vide poches", placemats and many other 100% natural and organic interior design objects. The goal is achieve a strong connection between nature, the object, interior design and architecture. In addition to 100% cork-b…

12 . Apr . 2017
Project Overview

This building in the University of Science and Technology in Krakow is a multi-purpose building. Building a TV studio on the 2nd floor without provoking noise-related complaints required a floating floor system to be installed. Furthermore, modern floor designs tend to be lighter in weight and include longer spans, and…

11 . Apr . 2017
Sustainable materials with a performance capable of solving all noise-related issues

Acoustics is one of the most important criteria when it comes to insulation, as noise might be a discomfort factor in buildings. Noise easily spreads throughout buildings using its’ elements as sound transmitters. The solution found to reduce noise impact and improve thermal insulation properties is decoupling the elem…

08 . Jan . 2019
Lasca

Like a polished pebble from a riverbed, lasca's softly rounded form and rich texture reintroduce the look and feel of nature into your own environment. Featured in different sizes and shapes, lasca functions as a support or work surface. Steadier than a tray, more practical and unrestricting than a table, you can use i…

News 30 . Jan . 2017
News
Tell us a bit about the inspiration and history behind the choice of the names for the tiles (Porto and Lisbon)?

The Porto tiles are actually inspired by industrial surfaces and architecture found in the city of Porto, ranging from factory ceilings and corrugated steel roofs to folding doors and rusty shutters. The patterns and surfaces come across as familiar, creating the perfect neutral backdrop for both small and large spaces…

Case Studies 04 . Oct . 2016
Case Studies
Solution

The items of the METAMORPHOSIS exhibition, developed by a group of naturally talented persons, open up a new range of products and applications. The invited professionals joined their technical vision with artistic sensibility and the knowledge they have of the market, creating solutions where cork intersects with vari…

News 30 . May . 2019
News
Bernard DuBois

Adopting a rigorous and analytical approach, Bernard Dubois draws on different tendencies to create coherence and combine opposite trends in the history of architecture. Regardless of the project’s nature, the vocation of Bernard Dubois's architecture is to be informative, contextual, and fundamentally cultural. His ar…

Articles 03 . Oct . 2016
Articles
body - sustainable realm

The cork oak is the only tree whose bark regenerates, acquiring a smoother texture following each harvest. To participate in the harvesting of cork is an experience of a life time, and the start of an endless journey of discovery, where one´s senses are continuously granted with nature’s symphony. Over its history, Amo…

08 . Jan . 2019
Experimentadesign

As a cultural non-profit association experimentadesign is a content generating platform geared towards the promotion of design and its role as an operative tool for positive change and mediation in contemporary society. Known for its flagship project - the EXD Biennale – experimentadesign celebrated its 10th anniversar…

Journal 03 . Jul . 2019
Journal
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Let us introduce you to Go4cork, a new brand of DIY cork products created especially for people who are always thinking of the next project for renovating or decorating their house or office, but are also concerned with the environment and value responsible consumption. With Go4cork it’s so easy to make small changes o…

27 . Sep . 2016
Privacy Policy

Amorim Cork Composites, S.A. Commitment The protection of privacy and personal data is a fundamental commitment of Amorim Cork Composites, S.A. to the customers ("Customers") of its products and services. Amorim Cork Composites, S.A. (Corticeira Amorim), S.A. advises you to read this Privacy Policy and its updates.  …

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