Plantics B.V., founded in 2014, is a spin-off from the University of Amsterdam and builds on a revolutionary invention of this University. This has resulted in a unique group of 100% biobased thermoset resins and the world’s first 100% biobased thermoset materials. Together with its partners, Plantics develops high-quality, circular and CO2 negative products. Plantics is recognized as one of the most promising biomaterial companies. 

In 2021, Plantics, together with its partner Vepa, was elected as winner of the global innovation award "Renewable Material of the Year 2021" in a competition organized by the German Nova-Institute. In the same year, the Dutch business newspaper Het Financieele Dagblad positioned Plantics as nr 1 fast growing climate tech company in the Netherlands.