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About Helga Verheijen Bruinsma

Executive manager responsible for quality at Bruinsma Hydrokultuur, a leading Dutch company, delivering and maintaining green environments for Dutch offices.

Large green walls are spectacular. But how do you keep them that way?

2017-10-05T12:01:29+02:00By |How To, Inspiration|

Green walls are available in all shapes and size these days. They have a positive effect on the air quality and the surrounding atmosphere. For the construction of such walls there is usually a budget is planned. Maintenance however, is much less thought about. Yet it’s essential to make sure these walls keep looking Read More

The ‘new world of work’ is better off with plants

2017-10-05T13:17:23+02:00By |Inspiration, Workplace|

A ‘new world of work’ has arrived. We work flexible hours and we work everywhere, but mostly we work in open-plan offices. This new way of working can affect your health. There is noise pollution for instance, or the lack of one’s own space. What role could green plants play in the new workspace? Read More

The many possibilities of green walls

2017-08-10T11:13:38+02:00By |How To, Research|

Try Googling ‘plant wall’ and discover the vast array of surprising and creative designs using vertical green which have been produced over the past few years. This is actually quite a recent development. This article sums up both history and application possibilities.   The first plant walls The development of green walls started when Read More