Nettle TOC is a Dutch startup that produces biodegradable composite material using nettle fiber. Their technology is suitable for biobased and recycling polymers such as PLA, HPA, PP, and PE. Their material is particularly effective for technical parts in mechanical engineering and electronics, including fasteners next to heating elements. Their innovation has the potential to reduce power consumption in the production of parts and save the possibility of recycling.
Nettle TOC specializes in sustainable materials production and offers a 3D printing filament made from bioplastic composite material derived from nettles. Their target industry is likely the 3D printing industry, as well as other industries that prioritize sustainability. Their impact is likely to be positive, as they are contributing to the development of sustainable materials and reducing reliance on non-renewable resources.