Awards pile up for Sulapac

November 13, 2017

Finnish startup Sulapac has been recognised with Europe’s first founder’s prize for the circular economy, the 2017 Green Alley Award, and also at the Sustainable Beauty Awards in Paris – for its eco-friendly alternative for plastic packaging.

Industry

Finnish BioGTS builds big in China

November 1, 2017

BioGTS, Finnish manufacturer of biogas and biodiesel plants, has concluded an agreement to deliver a biogas plant to China.

Transport of natural gas is green for LNGTainer

October 10, 2017

This Finnish container technology takes natural gas transportation into a new phase with cost and energy efficiency.

Finnish Sulapac awarded for green packaging

October 4, 2017

Sulapac has won the LUXE PACK in Green Award at LUXE PACK MONACO. The three-day event held between 2 and 4 October showcases the latest in international packaging trends.

MetGen partners up in the US for new bioproducts

August 30, 2017

Finnish pioneer in industrial enzymes MetGen has signed a joint technology development agreement with the US-based renewable biochemical producer Sweetwater Energy.

Sulapac shakes the world of packaging

May 22, 2017

We’ve all heard about the huge islands of plastic floating in the oceans. A Finnish duo decided to start a company – and came up with a possible solution to the world-wrenching problem.

Nightingale Health teams up with Oxford

May 9, 2017

Finnish Nightingale Health and Oxford University’s Nuffield Department of Population Health have signed an agreement for comprehensive metabolic biomarker profiling.

MetGen’s biotech innovation fuels change

April 11, 2017

Finnish company MetGen has invented a revolutionary chemo-enzymatic pathway that boosts the efficiency and economics of renewable chemicals production.

Industry

Salofa to commercialise blue-green algae test

February 1, 2017

Salofa, a company spun out of Finnish research, intends to bring the first easy-to-use blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) quick test to the Nordic consumer market this year.

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.

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.