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The Catalan Institute of Cork (ICSuro) is a private, non-profit, scientific foundation whose mission is to enhance the cork sector.

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2023, the year that quantifies the value of the Catalan cork sector

2023 closes with a weighty figure for the Catalan cork sector: its global impact is 884 million euros, highlighting that its environmental value triples its economic value. These are figures taken from the study "Socio-economic and environmental value of the Catalan cork industry" in the framework of the project "Study of

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Update of the UNE-ISO 10106 Standard on Global Migration for Cork Stoppers

This article addresses the update of the UNE-ISO 10106 standard, specifically in relation to global migration tests applied to cork stoppers. In addition, the relevance of the accreditation of the Cork Center Laboratory, belonging to the Institut Català del Suro Foundation, to carry out these analyzes is highlighted. The UNE-ISO standard

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The 96% of the best rated Spanish wines are corked

A corking study carried out at the Cork Center laboratory of the Institut Català del Suro Foundation has found that 96% of the 100 best quality-price wines in the Peñín Guide 2023 have a cork stopper. The rest has a screw (2%), synthetic cap (1%) and glass cap (1%).

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