A Global Three Way Partnership
Geosphere is a global three-way partnership between Yinliang, our China-based manufacturer, Geosphere LLC, our California-based business office, and OIA Global, our logistics partner headquartered in Portland, Oregon.
YINLIANG: Compounds & Manufacturing
Geosphere’s primary manufacturing partners, Yinliang, are located in Changshu near Shanghai. Yinliang is a family owned GMP and FDA-certified factory complex with decades of experience in injection molding, ceramics, extrusion molding, electronics and innovative materials development for the consumer products and automobile industries. Yinliang is committed to producing verifiably non-toxic and 100% biodegradable compounds and products with superior performance metrics.
GEOSPHERE LLC: Business Strategy, Product Development & Sales
Geosphere’s business offices are located at the Idealab in Pasadena, California. Our business group works closely with our manufacturing and logistics partners, our customers, and our sales force to create new opportunities in apparel, personal care, restaurants, and ecommerce. Geosphere also maintains relationships with scientists on the cutting edge of materials development, tracks U.S.-based business innovations in non-toxic additives, inks, glues, and new biodegradable polymers as they become commercially viable. Finally, we navigate the ever-changing landscape of waste management and commercial composting infrastructure to keep our clients and their customers apprised of the latest information, and to provide the best end-of-life solutions for our product lines.
OIA GLOBAL: Logistics & Fulfillment
OIA Global is Geosphere’s logistics partner and a leader in supply chain optimization. Since its founding in 1988, OIA has grown into a $1.3 billion global supply chain management leader. With over 1300 employees in 62 owned offices and a worldwide presence in 29 countries, OIA delivers a unique combination of innovative logistics, packaging and sourcing solutions to clients worldwide.
OIA is active in the Sustainable Packaging Coalition to increase circular economy awareness and respond by implementing innovative packaging technology and recyclable materials into the 5.8 billion untis of packaging OIA manages annually. Over 95% of the packaging OIA Global produced in 2019 was comprised of recycled content, and 85% of that packaging is recyclable. OIA Global believes in moving away from the linear economy by increasing the use of compostable and reusable materials in the global marketplace.
OIA is privately owned by Indianapolis-based LDI, Ltd., with more than a century of experience funding and operating high potential, middle-market companies. For more information, please visit www.oiaglobal.com and https://lacydiversified.com/.
Collectively, Geosphere creates solutions using certified renewable, compostable, non-toxic and when applicable, reusable materials. We welcome inquiries and requests from any industry.