Sulapac shakes the world of packaging
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
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
Finnish company MetGen has invented a revolutionary chemo-enzymatic pathway that boosts the efficiency and economics of renewable chemicals production.
Salofa to commercialise blue-green algae test
Salofa, a company spun out of Finnish research, intends to bring the first easy-to-use the blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) quick test to the Nordic consumer market this year.
Kemira to expand ASA capacity in China
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
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 MetGen wins award for innovation
The Finnish enzyme producer MetGen has won the John Sime Award at the European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology and the Bioeconomy (EFIB).
Brainshake looks for regulatory approval and internationalisation
Finnish blood analysis company Brainshake has raised two million euros in Series B funding.
Technology Academy Finland awards biochemistry innovator
Biochemical engineer Frances Arnold wins the Finnish 2016 Millennium Technology Prize for directed evolution revolution.
Explosive growth of Biolan’s sales in China
Finnish ecological farming and green area management company Biolan has gained a strong foothold in China’s markets. Sales of the company’s composters are expected to grow up to 400 per cent annually.