Industrial Scale PLA Production

December 2020: First Facility for the Production of PLA from Secondary Resources 

Strategic Partnership Agreement

September 2018: new partnership ensures distribution of lactic acid 

Pilot Plant Erected

November 2016: demonstration plant for the production of lactic acid started operating 

ab&cd innovations among the best Austrian Start Ups

November 2015: Again awarded and top ranked by GEWINN Start Up Contest 2015 

Successful Funding of the Pilot Plant

September 2015: crowdinvesting campaign and a public funding enable the admission into the pilot phase 

GEWINN Young-Entrepreneur Competition 2014

November 2014: ab&cd innovations is among the top ten young enterprises of Austria 

Joining the Senate of Economy

July 2014: CEO Amitava Kundu was nominated on the occassion of a ceremonial event 

ENERGY GLOBE Award Vienna 2014

March 2014: At this year's award of the regional ENERGY GLOBE Vienna, ab&cd innovations was twice victorious 

GEWINN Young-Entrepreneur Competition 2013

November 2013: ab&cd innovations is among the top 100 young enterprises of Austria 

Mercur Award 2013

November 2013: ab&cd innovations was nominated for the Mercur Innovation Award 2013 and made the 2nd place in the category Green Economy 

Environmental Technology Prize Daphne 2013

October 2013: ab&cd innovations is awarded "Excellent Project" at the Daphne Awards 

Award by the City of Vienna

February 2013: ab&cd innovations was honored with the Environmental Award of the City of Vienna. 

New Team Member for Marketing and Communications

February 2013: Brigitte Lemmerhofer joins ab&cd innovations 

Minister of Environment visited ab&cd innovations

September 2012: Minister of Environment Nikolaus Berlakovich visited the research and development laboratory 

Special award of the Austrian State Prize 2012

May 2012: ab&cd innovations is awarded with the special prize “Start Up - Resources Efficiency” 

Press Release

December 2011: Patent application filed 

Start Up Story

October 2011: INiTS annual report features the ab&cd innovations company story 

New Team Member

July 2011: Sabine Aicher joins ab&cd innovations