Results of the first year of the project leaching from greenhouses open up new possibilities

Published on
March 26, 2018

In this project, solutions are developed to minimise leaching of nutrients and pesticides from greenhouses to the environment (especially surface water), in order to comply with legislation and societal demands. In 2017 the main results are as follows:

Partners and financing

In this Public-Private cooperation, the Business Unit Greenhouse Horticulture of Wageningen University & Research works together with KWR Water, LTO Glaskracht NL, Haket, Yara, WaterQ, Verhoeve Milieu & Water, Priva, Blue-Tec, Humintech and Crop Cooperative Gerbera.

Financing: Topsector Horticulture & Starting Materials, TKI Water Technology, Stichting Programmafonds Glastuinbouw and the partners.