The University of Padua (1222) promotes the creation of spin-offs as the main tool for transfer technology to the market.

De Rebus Plantarum (DRP) is a business spin-off in which the University of Padova is both a promoter and a founding partner. In addition, DRP associates are 3 Professors and 2 Private Companies with synergistic experiences and activities in common, mainly focused on Environment Care with Plants as main subject.


University of Padova (UniPD)

Leading University since 1222

Patavium Giardini

Certified Company experienced in nursery and arboriculture


Certified Company, experienced in Analysis and trials on different materials including water and soil


Certified company with expertise in tree assessment according to different analysis protocols

Lucio Montecchio

Associate Professor at UniPD, expert in Plant fitness, inventor of “BITE®”

Maurizio Borin

Full Professor at UniPD, expert in agronomics and bioremediation, inventor of “Tech-Ia®”

Paolo Pastore

Full Professor at UniPD, expert in Analytic and Environmental chemistry

Dr. Jonathan Cocking

Principal Consultant and Managing Director at JCA Ltd, UK

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