Kemira to expand ASA capacity in China

January 11, 2017

Finnish chemicals company Kemira is making a multi-million-euro investment in expanding the production line of sizing agent (ASA) at its Nanjing site in China.

FIT Biotech and InnaVirVax to fight HIV

December 19, 2016

Finnish FIT Biotech and Paris-based InnaVirVax have commenced collaboration in HIV treatment that combines their proprietary immunotherapeutic HIV vaccines.

Orion and US university partner up against cancer

December 15, 2016

Finnish pharmaceutical and diagnostics company Orion has announced a collaboration with a US non-profit organisation in pursuit of new medicines for oncological diseases.

Herantis bags EUR 6 million for Parkinson’s study

December 13, 2016

Finnish pharmaceutical company Herantis Pharma has received funding from the research and innovation program of the European Union known as Horizon 2020.

Finnish and Chinese firms partner for pulp mill

November 18, 2016

According to media reports, Finnish Boreal Bioref has signed a letter of intent with the Chinese CAMC Engineering over an investment in a new pulp mill project.

Finnish sea buckthorn opens eyes in Europe

November 17, 2016

Finnish Aromtech and Piiloset have developed a sea buckthorn oil for treating dry eyes. The product will be available first in Europe and later elsewhere in the world.

Finnish MetGen wins award for innovation

October 31, 2016

The Finnish enzyme producer MetGen has won the John Sime Award at the European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy (EFIB).

Kemira optimises its transport management

October 26, 2016

Kemira is set introduce a new transportation management operation model after partnering up with US-based global logistics solutions provider Odyssey Logistics & Technology.

Brainshake looks for regulatory approval and internationalisation

October 4, 2016

Finnish blood analysis company Brainshake has raised two million euros in Series B funding.

Finns separate nearly 100% pure lithium from battery waste

June 7, 2016

Finnish researches have succeeded in recovering important metals from battery waste and other electronic waste.

Technology Academy Finland awards biochemistry innovator

May 24, 2016

Biochemical engineer Frances Arnold wins the Finnish 2016 Millennium Technology Prize for directed evolution revolution.