Finnish bioplastic companies applauded

October 15, 2019

Four Finnish companies have been acknowledged in a ranking of bioplastic companies and brands by Bioplastic News.

The daily brief: 8 October 2019

October 8, 2019

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Fortum, Soil Scout, ICEYE and Neste make headlines.

Finns break ground with novel biomaterial

September 19, 2019

Scientists at Aalto University and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland have developed a bio-based material that can offer a biodegradable alternative to plastic and be applied in medicine, packaging and textiles.

The daily brief: 18 September 2019

September 18, 2019

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Gummerus Kustannus, Solita, Wärtsilä and Valmet make headlines.

Finland develops sustainable plastic recycling technology

June 11, 2019

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has successfully demonstrated a chemical recycling technology that promises to provide an environmentally friendly alternative to incineration.

Spinnova signs globally recognised textile expert

February 20, 2019

Sustainable textile company Spinnova has signed professor Nawar Kadi, from the University of Borås, to help to commercialise the company’s fibre-production technology.

Finnish medical expertise tackles diabetes

February 6, 2019

Crown CRO and Swedish company Sigrid Therapeutics have agreed to join forces to study prediabetes.

Woodly could soon be on everyone’s lips

December 11, 2018

Espoo-based Welmu International believes it has created what could become the first packaging material brand recognised by consumers worldwide, Woodly.

International companies choose Finland

October 22, 2018

German company BASF is establishing a 100 million-euro battery materials production plant in Harjavalta and Estonia-headquartered CIVITTA has opened a new office in Helsinki.

ProtectPipe goes with the eco-friendly flow

October 10, 2018

This Finnish company offers a unique biological solution that removes organic waste in pipes, significantly increasing their lifespan.

Forendo Pharma receives EUR 4 million in funding

September 7, 2018

The Finnish drug development company Forendo Pharma has raised four million euros from Vesalius Biocapital III Partners. The funding will be used to further develop Forendo’s portfolio of women’s health solutions.