TECNARO GmbH was founded in 1998 as a spin-off of the Fraunhofer-society for applied science. TECNARO develops, produces and markets high-quality thermoplastic materials based on renewable materials for the plastic processing industry. Today, TECNARO markets its products under the trademarks ARBOFORM®, ARBOBLEND®and ARBOFILL®.
Prior to the company’s business activities, both senior managers Helmut Naegele and Juergen Pfitzer were involved in research and development in polymer science.
TECNARO was rewarded several times for its achievements in sustainable polymer development: e.g. the Green Brand Germany award 2013, the Rudolf-Diesel medaille 2011, European Inventor award 2010, German Industry prize 2009 – category supplier, Werkbund label 2008, VR Innovation prize 2007, Euromold Award in Gold.