Meet the Team ...
Gilberto is Co-owner and co-founder of Better to Earth, Lda. With 29+ years of experience in the glass container industry, he brings expertise and knowledge.
Henrique is Co-owner and co-founder of Better to Earth, Lda. With 30+ years of experience in various industrial sectors, he carries innovation and boldness.
Our Commitment ...
Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient, and sustainable. Urbanization along with overall population growth could add another 2.5 billion people to urban populations by 2050…
Why Porous Alpha? – Because we care about earth, we believe this is the best and most cost-effective mean to improve its water resources usage, while contributing for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
We are specialized in the application of safe and multi-functional porous material “Porous Alpha”, by foaming used glass and provide economical sustainable solutions within a circular economy.
Technological performance – We research and develop the core technology of foaming glass with the University of Tottori (Japan).
Environmental performance – We carry the beautiful earth to the next generation by improving the global environment.
Financial performance – Porous Alpha saves water, fertilizer and increases yield on agriculture. It also outperforms in water treatment and air deodorizing from livestock barns, food processing factory and composting facility.