Market data Milieukeur/PlanetProof Plant Products

'On the way to PlanetProof' is another and international name for Milieukeur Plant products; PlanetProof's sustainability criteria are fully identical to those of Milieukeur. As of 1-1-2019, Milieukeur for Plant products will be replaced by PlanetProof. The Accreditation Board monitors and accredits the Milieukeur certification system.

On nearly 7.000 hectares, a wide range of Milieukeur Plant products is produced by 199 companies in The Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Spain, Italy and South Africa. There are also 35 companies certified for the trade in Milieukeur plant products.  (June 2017).

Protected cultivation: 471 hectares - 78 (trade)companies

Aubergines, chicory, cucumbers/snack cucumbers, herbs, mushrooms, bell peppers, snack peppers, and chilli peppers, tomatoes (also vine, cherry, and snack tomatoes)

Arable crops and field vegetables: 4.623 hectares - 95 (trade)companies

Asparagus, barley and wheat, beets, broccoli, cabbage, celery, and celeriac, carrot, chicory, cress, endive, aromatic herbs, leek, lettuce, lupine, onions, pak choi, potatoes, Brussels sprouts, spinach

Fruit: 455 hectares - 16 (trade)companies

Apples, blackberries, raspberries and other berries, cherries, citrus fruit, pears, plums,strawberries

Nursery stock and Flower bulbs: 1.360 hectares - 45 (trade)companies

Avenue and park trees, climbing plants, conifers, forest trees and hedge plants, fruit trees, rosebushes, shrubs.

Irises, crocuses, daffodils, tulips