Birmingham, July 18, 2023 – Terratico, a pioneering eco-concrete company committed to sustainability and innovation, is thrilled to announce its recent recognition as the winner of the 2023 Sustainable Materials Initiative of the Year award by the esteemed Corporate LiveWire International Innovation and Excellence Organization. This prestigious accolade celebrates Terratico’s outstanding achievements in developing sustainable materials and fostering a greener future for the decorative and construction industries worldwide.

The Sustainable Materials Initiative of the Year award is granted annually to the company that demonstrates exceptional dedication to advancing sustainable practices and has made significant contributions to reducing environmental impact. The recognition highlights Terratico’s groundbreaking efforts in creating sustainable eco-concrete from recycled plastics that address pressing global challenges, such as climate change, resource depletion, and waste management.

Terratico has consistently been at the forefront of sustainable innovation, revolutionizing industries through its commitment to developing environmentally friendly alternatives and disrupting the concrete industry. The company’s research and development team has tirelessly worked towards discovering new materials and refining existing ones, with a strong focus on minimizing ecological footprints while maintaining high-quality performance.

The recognition from Corporate LiveWire underscores the impact of Terratico’s sustainable materials on diverse sectors. “The judges went through many of the company details and compared the growth of the business with the reviews/testimonials provided, which provided a true testament to the business on a whole. We are very pleased to recognize your hard work.” – Daniel Jones, Corporate LiveWire

By replacing traditional concrete materials with eco-conscious alternatives, Terratico enables companies to adopt more sustainable practices without compromising functionality or aesthetics.

“We are honored and delighted to receive the 2023 Sustainable Materials Initiative of the Year award from Corporate LiveWire Innovation and Excellence Organization,” said [Robert Auci], [Managing Partner] at Terratico – North America. “This recognition validates our unwavering commitment to sustainable innovation and motivates us to continue pushing the boundaries of what is possible in creating a more sustainable future.”

Terratico’s groundbreaking materials have garnered widespread recognition for their aesthetics, exceptional performance, and sustainability benefits. By leveraging cutting-edge technologies and employing a circular economy approach, the company has successfully transformed plastic waste into valuable resources, minimizing reliance on virgin materials and contributing to a more circular and regenerative economy.

The Sustainable Materials Initiative of the Year award showcases Terratico’s dedication to addressing the urgent need for sustainable solutions across industries. The company’s efforts align closely with global sustainability goals, including the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals, as Terratico strives to make a positive and lasting impact on the planet.

About Terratico: Terratico is a pioneering company at the forefront of sustainable innovation, dedicated to developing and implementing eco-conscious concrete across industries. With a strong commitment to reducing environmental impact, Terratico aims to create a more sustainable future through innovative and practical solutions.

Robert Auci, Managing Partner
Terratico North America

Daniel Jones
Corporate LIveWire

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Terratico Selected as NextCycle Colorado Team for 2023 Recycling Business Accelerator

Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment supports businesses to grow state’s circular economy

Boulder, Colorado, USA. – The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) has selected Terratico ( as one of ten teams to participate in the fourth year of NextCycle Colorado, a six-month business incubator program focused on waste reduction and recycling. Terratico has proposed a novel eco-concrete structural and decorative product which uses recycled plastics with concrete to contribute to the development of Colorado’s recycling, composting, and reuse of materials. As a part of the program, they will receive assistance to build, find funds, and implement their business plans ultimately helping the state towards its 45% waste diversion goal by 2036.

The NextCycle Colorado program selects new and expanding businesses and organizations through a competitive application process. NextCycle provides value by connecting teams to the resources and expertise they need and prepares teams to receive investments and implement ideas. Teams will be able to advance their end- market endeavors through:

  • No-cost consulting support provided by Resource Recycling Systems (RRS) and project subject matter experts (SMEs).
  • Attendance at a multi-day business planning-focused bootcamp with travel and attendance costs covered by the NextCycle program.
  • Participation in a Pitch Competition to potential funders, investors, partners, and community leaders.
  • Access to subject matter experts on the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC), including experts in material processing, infrastructure, manufacturing, finance, risk assessment, partnerships, and market development.

With these business development resources, NextCycle teams will be invited to compete for millions of dollars of state funding through CDPHE’s Recycling Resources Economic Opportunity (RREO) and Front Range Waste Diversion (FRWD) grant programs. Since NextCycle’s implementation in 2018, NextCycle Colorado teams have been awarded more than $2 million in CDPHE recycling grants and have secured more than $75 million in total tracked investment.

The program is designed to build a more sustainable domestic recycling economy, drive demand for recovered commodities and organics, and create a circular economic model in the state. It also helps create jobs, increase tax revenue, and improve Colorado’s environment. On May 16, 2023, the NextCycle teams will present their business pitches to investors and the public at the NextCycle Colorado Pitch Competition in Boulder, Colorado. Attendance at the event is free and open to the public. Interested attendees must register to attend.

Funding for NextCycle Colorado is provided by the RREO program. Technical support and program management is provided by Resource Recycling Systems (RRS), a sustainability and recycling consulting firm. For more information about the program, please visit or email

Robert Auci, Managing Partner-North America



Terratico Nominated for World of Concrete 2023
Innovative Product of the Year Award

Recognizing the most innovative products in the concrete and masonry marketplace

Las Vegas, Nevada, USA [February 21, 2023] – Terratico™ is pleased to announce its nomination for the prestigious World of Concrete® Innovative Product Award 2023. The awards program showcases and recognizes the most advanced equipment, materials, tools and services available today in the concrete and masonry marketplace.

“Being recognized for such a prestigious award during our North American launch is a great accomplishment for our organization and an acknowledgment by the industry that our eco-concrete solution can have a far-reaching impact for both the decorative and structural concrete and masonry markets,” said Robert Auci, Managing Partner, Terratico-North America. “Our patent-pending products, which use recycled plastic and concrete, have the potential to be a game changer in the world’s effort to divert plastics from landfills, waterways, and oceans, while simultaneously creating a product that is stronger and lighter than traditional concrete.”

About Terratico
Born in Europe and now launching in North America, Terratico is where Style Meets Sustainability. We use recycled plastic combined with concrete in a patent-pending binding formulation to create both decorative and structural products similar to concrete, terrazzo, flooring, paneling, and other masonry-type solutions. With nearly endless color, texture, and form options, Terratico has the potential to disrupt many traditional masonry sectors. With structural properties that outperform standard concrete and price points that outcompete Terrazzo and other surface solutions, Terratico’s eco and sustainable properties make it the perfect product for a world searching for sustainable yet viable solutions. Learn more at and follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram.

Robert Auci, Managing Partner-North America