Creation date: 2017
Sector of activity: Energy, utilities and environment · Wholesale and retail trade
Social issue: Environment and rural settings
Biofase has developed a unique technology that allows manufacturing bioplastic from avocado seed. Using this raw material, the company manufactures biodegradable cutlery (spoons, knives and forks) and straws.
In 2019, the company is aiming to double last year's sales and expand internationally, especially in the United States and Europe, where there is the level of awareness concerning environmental care is higher. As a result of its future growth plans, Biofase expects to create over 200 direct jobs and expand its monthly avocado seed processing capability to over 60 tons. In addition, Biofase is planning on setting up a foundation devoted to protecting marine fauna.