Finnish bioplastic companies applauded
Four Finnish companies have been acknowledged in a ranking of bioplastic companies and brands by Bioplastic News.
The daily brief: 8 October 2019
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Fortum, Soil Scout, ICEYE and Neste make headlines.
Finns break ground with novel biomaterial
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
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Gummerus Kustannus, Solita, Wärtsilä and Valmet make headlines.
Finland develops sustainable plastic recycling technology
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
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
Crown CRO and Swedish company Sigrid Therapeutics have agreed to join forces to study prediabetes.
Woodly could soon be on everyone’s lips
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
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
This Finnish company offers a unique biological solution that removes organic waste in pipes, significantly increasing their lifespan.