VAR|Frankenhuis originates out of a joint venture between Frankenhuis & Sons, as an industrial textile waste re-processor, producing for low-end textile applications such as mops, felt and paper industry and VAR- Veluwse Waste Recycling, as an industrial and household waste recycling company in The Netherlands, part of the Attero Group.
This Joint Venture represents an important added value for both companies as both are focused on the recovery of raw materials out of waste into new products.
VAR|Frankenhuis stands for innovation in the textile recycling. New insights on sustainability in combination with new technology can create a second, high-end lifecycle for old and discarded textile. Because of the strong position of VAR|Frankenhuis in the field of textile recycling and innovative processes in The Netherlands, the Minister of Environment affairs Mrs. Huizinga, Deputy Mrs. Drs. Abbenhuez and CSR Director of Air France-KLM Mr. de Groot where pleased to open our newly built textile recycling company on September 9, 2010.
VAR |Frankenhuis is situated in a new premises at Haaksbergen. It meets the highest level of safety and environmental requirements and is very efficiently set-up for all its purposes. The company features the organizational and production quality management system of ISO 9001 and the environmental quality management system of ISO 14001.
Frankenhuis has build-up a reputable name as an industrial textile reprocessing company over the past 130 years. Since a few years also strongly represented in the confidential destruction of textile with a risk profile such as corporate clothing and uniforms.