Loris Casalboni

He was born on the land of Romagna 58 years ago in Rimini, after years of experience gained from the world of boating and naval technologies specializes in Design, Green marketing and research of natural and technical materials for the building industry: wood, ceramics, glass, stone, etc.
He is the founder of the CERAMICA CENTRE, an experimental and research laboratory for innovative and eco-sustainable materials, he approaches the past discovering the continuous historical surfaces of Italy, the Roman cociopesto, the wrought venetian grit, the raw earth, the plaster of lime.
After more than ten years he developed an interest in composite materials and resins, after various studies and experiments decided that it was time to change the world of two-component resins and continuous surfaces so he started experimenting with new technologies, new polymeric materials and new and innovative water-based single-component mortars, which have high and environmentally friendly technical characteristics, to bring well-being to people’s homes. In 2008 together with his brother Euro He founded the Brand OLTREMATERIA® "the surfaces of wellness" is here that looking in the matter the possibility to improve the performance and well-being of people, reducing the environmental impact compared to the common chemical is able to obtain the ECOMALTE® and the OLEOMALTE® the first materials for continuous floor and wall surfaces mono-components water-based without cement and without epoxy resins, consisting not only of acrylic polymers but also of polymers derived from the natural oil of sunflower and natural inerts of RICICLO: quartzes, stones, marbles, glass of bottles and light bulbs, brick and pottery, etc. With performances and certifications of the highest level so much to enter OLTREMATERIA® in the best projects and works at international level both in the field of furniture and residential construction both in the commercial and complements of Design.

In 2015 presented at the Milan Furniture Show, at 100% Design in London and at Maison & objet Paris
The collection LE TERRE (the color of the eco-mortar with earths and natural oxides) So the innovative collection RICICLO and in 2020 the painting ECOPUR®: the first continuous surfaces in the world that purify the air of your house and applicable on: (coatings, floors, furniture, showers, bathrooms, doors, furnishings without using titanium dioxide, which ionise the air 24 hours a day naturally.
It also researches and distributes the innovative infrared heating system with FIR technology "CALDOBENESSERE" beneficial for the body, presented at the furniture salon.

He received with OLTREMATERIA® numerous international awards such as: archiproducts Design Award 2016, Gran design etico 2016 in Milan, miaw Muuzz International Award 2015 in Paris, the Natura Verde Prize 2017 the 1° Green Economy Award Legambiente, was awarded by the Foundation for Sustainable Development with the patronage of the President of the Republic in 2012, then entering in 2018 and 2019 among the 100 best Italian companies of the circular economy, written in the survey of ENEL – symbola. Finally the nomination to compass D'oro ADI - 2020 and many other awards in the field of environmental sustainability, ethics and design.