World’s First OASIS<sup>®</sup> TerraBrick<sup>™</sup> Floral Media

OASIS(R) TerraBrick(TM) Floral Media

OASIS® TerraBrick™ Floral Media Smithers-Oasis’ most significant invention for the floral design industry since floral foam OASIS® TerraBrick™ Floral Media is made with plant-based, renewable, natural coir and a compostable binder. OASIS® TerraBrick™ Floral Media has excellent water absorption. You can re-water it at any time to prolong flower life. After the flowers wilt, it […]

Our product label

Our logo shows the 4 focal points at a glance: REDUCE REUSE RECYCLE RESPECT REDUCE: we reduce or eliminate the use of plastic and packaging materials REUSE: we provide you with products that do not have to be limited to a single use RECYCLE: responsible purchasing and production processes enable the use of high-quality materials […]

Sustainability in the floriculture industry

Floristry and Sustainability   Preserving the environment, counteracting climate change and at the same time acting sustainably in business – how does that work? What can a florist contribute? What measures make sense? Obwohl die ökonomischen Faktoren, das Leistungsspektrum, die Kundenstruktur und der Standort von Fachgeschäft zu Fachgeschäft variieren, kann jeder Florist Aspekte der Nachhaltigkeit […]

FAQ about OASIS<sup>®</sup> Floral Foam

Frequently asked questions about OASIS® Floral Foam 1. Do I need to wear gloves when using OASIS® Floral Foam? No. OASIS® floral foam is not considered irritating to the skin. 2. Does OASIS® floral foam affect the air in my workshop? No. Storage or use of OASIS® Floral Foam does not require additional ventilation in […]

Sustainability at Smithers-Oasis Germany GmbH

SMITHERS-OASIS GERMANY GMBH: REDUCE REUSE  RECYCLE RESPECT – DO GOOD! Smithers-Oasis – for a sustainable future in the floristry industry. You and Smithers-Oasis.. together for a sustainable future of the floristry industry. Responsibly and honestly, we assess our product portfolio and provide you with solutions to unite stunning floristry with sustainable living. Let’s work together […]

Response to the foaming at the mouth

Response to Publication by C. Trestrail et al.   KENT, OHIO – December 2019 –Some media have given attention to a recent publication by C. Trestrail et al. that describes statistically insignificant biological responses of marine and freshwater invertebrates to the ingestion of floral foam microparticles following their starvation in laboratory conditions. Aside from the […]

General info on the topic of sustainability

Topic Sustainability  Climate change, famine, refugee flows, species extinction and plastic waste in the oceans. What used to be known only to individual scientists has become generally recognized in its explosive nature since “Fridays for Future” at the latest – the Although there is no universally accepted definition of sustainability, the 1987 United Nations definition […]