Golden Compound GmbH

Golden Compound GmbH was founded in 2014 as a 50:50 Joint Venture between SPC™ und Cargill. Both shareholders were able to draw on their own experiences in the sunflower oil industry and the plastic industry.

Since the beginning of 2016, the Golden Compound GmbH is a 100% subsidiary of SPC™ – Sunflower Plastic Compound GmbH.

Golden Compound produces, develops and markets S²PC® – Sustainable Sunflower Plastic Compounds.

In early October 2014 the production of S²PC® started. With the new plant in Ladbergen an initial production capacity of 3000 t/a has been installed, which will be expanded in further steps.

SPC – Sunflower Plastic Compound GmbH

Born on a common idea of Ulrich Wendeln and Ulrich Meyer to use sunflower hulls as filler and reinforcing material in plastics, it quickly became a tangible business idea that, together with Peter Wendeln (Wen.Co. Invest GmbH), lead to the establishment of the SPC™ – Sunflower Plastic Compound GmbH. With Ulrich Wendeln und Ulrich Meyer also the experience of the Goldene Mühle GmbH ( and fm Kunststofftechnik GmbH ( come together.