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News 27 . Sep . 2019
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Nordic Surface won the Sustainability Award in Sweden with the Corkeen system

Swedish Corkeen Brand Master Nordic Surface received a Sustainability Award for using the Corkeen solution.

28 . Jun . 2021
Sustainability Report 2021 | EN

Sustainability Report 2021 | EN

27 . Sep . 2016
It is at the forefront of industry, technology and sustainability

Its signature is on the most unlikely everyday objects, Olympic sports equipment, organic solvents, high profile global works, state-of-the-art road and railway projects, spacecraft... Within the panorama of contemporary creation, it challenges designers, scientists and architects to explore the endless potential of co…

Case Studies 02 . Dec . 2020
Case Studies
Safety and sustainability

Stockholm's municipal housing company, Svenska Bostäder, chose Corkeen Play Original as an impact-absorbing surface for the playground of one of its most recent housing projects, located in Tensta. Focused on creating safer housing and surrounding spaces for its users, the company valued the sustainability and securit…

Case Studies 17 . Dec . 2020
Case Studies
Cork: safety and sustainability

The municipality of Bergen has chosen a small playground at Nordnesparken, a public park located near the city center, as the pilot for the Corkeen system. Developed and produced by Amorim, this system offers a retained fall protection for playgrounds made of natural cork. The Corkeen pilot is part of the ongoing proje…

Articles 14 . Nov . 2018
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Our commitment to sustainability goes a long way

Using a 100% natural and renewable material is only the beginning. In our operations, we use biomass as an energy source, and value the byproducts resulting from the production of cork stoppers. We give a new life to cork stoppers at the end of their life cycle, by making cork granules that reenter the production proce…

Articles 31 . May . 2021
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Facts and Curiosities 12 . Oct . 2016
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News 26 . Sep . 2019
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Based in Chile, Urban Play has extensive experience in the playground market, focusing on children’s sustainability, quality, and safety. Corkeen and Urban Play share the same values as integrity, community, excellence and, of course, sustainability. These values are the driving force of the business and the company. ​…

News 05 . Apr . 2022
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Made from cork - a 100% natural, recyclable and renewable raw material - Corkeen has strong safety, accessibility and sustainability credentials, and combines the concepts of Community, Nature and Planet. Developed in accordance with circular economy principles, the innovative Corkeen system incorporates waste resultin…

Case Studies 02 . Jul . 2021
Case Studies
The Ant in the city park

Edge began by meeting the children living in the community and listened to their thoughts and desires for this project. This inspired creation of the black tree ant as the landmark of the park, a symbol of the surrounding nature and ecosystem of this part of Sweden. At the same time, the Corkeen system was chosen for t…

Case Studies 30 . May . 2019
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One solution, several advantages

Nordic Surface, Corkeen brand master for the Swedish market, applied the Corkeen system to a playground in the city of Ulricehamns. The city council recognized the advantages of this option: a solution that combines security, accessibility, and sustainability.

Case Studies 26 . Oct . 2022
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Drainage capacity was also a key factor in this choice, as well as the sustainability issue: the new playground was completely renovated, with the remaining playground equipment recycled. The total area of the nursery school's playground is 400m2, of which 100m2 was covered with the Corkeen system. In the remaining spa…

News 28 . May . 2021
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Squaire Services, part of the French giant Quali-Cité, is the new Corkeen Brand Master. With the mission for the coming years to turn the country into an inspiring example to follow when it comes to sustainability and reduction of carbon emissions, the French business has been adopting various measures and environmenta…

Case Studies 17 . Dec . 2020
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The existing wooden fence around the playground was subject to renovation works and kept there. New equipment was also installed, whose choice took into account the sustainable origin of the wood used in its manufacture and the possibility of being able to be used by children of all ages and abilities, promoting health…

Case Studies 22 . Jul . 2022
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In this context, it was perfectly natural to choose Corkeen Play Original, to be applied to the floor of outdoor playspaces, given its sustainability credentials. The Corkeen system has a negative carbon balance of -102 kg CO2 eq/m2 for a thickness of 40 mm (25mm base layer and 15mm top layer) and a critical fall heigh…

Case Studies 02 . Dec . 2020
Case Studies
Brand Master: Nordic Surface

Nordic Surface is the Corkeen Brand Master for the Swedish market. The company has extensive experience in the installation of playgrounds and shares Corkeen’s values: innovation and sustainability. The know-how and quality of service provided make it the ideal choice for proven results. In addition to being certifie…

Case Studies 02 . Dec . 2020
Case Studies
Brand Master: Nordic Surface

Nordic Surface is the Corkeen Brand Master for the Swedish market. The company has extensive experience in the installation of playgrounds and shares Corkeen’s values: innovation and sustainability. The know-how and quality of service provided make it the ideal choice for proven results. In addition to being certifie…

Case Studies 02 . Dec . 2020
Case Studies
Brand Master: Nordic Surface

Nordic Surface is the Corkeen Brand Master for the Swedish market. The company has extensive experience in the installation of playgrounds and shares Corkeen’s values: innovation and sustainability. The know-how and quality of service provided make it the ideal choice for proven results. In addition to being certifie…

News 21 . Sep . 2022
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Playing is about exploring the world. Growing up. Building the future. All children deserve to play in safe, healthy outdoor spaces, in harmony with nature. Corkeen is an innovative solution produced from cork, a 100 % natural, recyclable and renewable raw material, to create retained fall systems for playgrounds. Deve…

27 . Sep . 2016
Due to its generosity, the cork tree becomes the main reason for countless thriving villages and communities all over the Mediterranean.

Over one hundred thousand people in southern Europe and north Africa directly and indirectly depend on these forests, according to the WWF. These forests are a perfect example of the balance between preserving the environment and sustainable development - just the fact that no tree is felled during the stripping of the…

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