Metsä Group’s innovation company Metsä Spring has appointed Veli-Pekka Kyllönen as Project Director, effective from March 1, 2024. He beginsRead more "Veli-Pekka Kyllönen joins Metsä Spring to strengthen the Muoto™ project team"
Metsä Group has made its second Swedish investment in FineCell (FineCellOx AB), developer of the FineCell technology and producer ofRead more "Metsä Group invests in startup FineCell that produces pulp-based materials for beauty, healthcare, and paint products"
Kuura textile fibre, which is made out of softwood pulp from the Äänekoski bioproduct mill, received a ‘Green Shirt’ ratingRead more "Metsä Group’s Kuura textile fibre gained important recognition in sustainability matters"
Kishore Shouche has extensive industry experience from both pilot and commercial textile fibre production, adding critical technical insights to MetsäRead more "Metsä Spring hires textile fibre industry expert Kishore Shouche to strengthen the Kuura development team"
Montinutra has raised €2M in pre-A funding led by Metsä Spring, a corporate venture unit of Metsä Group, with aRead more "2 M€ funding closed – Name changes to Boreal Bioproducts"
Metsä Group is conducting a pre-study related to the construction of a first commercial mill for producing Muoto™ packaging productsRead more "Metsä Group is looking into the construction of the first mill producing Muoto packaging in Rauma"
Today, the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) celebrates its 10th anniversary with its celebratory event, “Sowing the seeds of Europe’s bio-basedRead more "Bio-based Industries Consortium turns 10 years old"
Adsorbi raised a EUR 360,000 seed financing for its patented, bio-based air purification material that can remove pollutants from indoorRead more "Metsä Spring invests in Swedish startup Adsorbi that purifies indoor air with cellulose-based material"
Espoo, Finland (29.6.2023). Metsä Spring’s first portfolio company, Woodio Ltd, today announced that it has closed a EUR 16.3 millionRead more "Metsä Spring’s portfolio company Woodio raises EUR 16 million to provide a sustainable alternative for stone and ceramic products"
With his extensive background working with cellulose derivatives and bringing projects from idea to full-scale production, Karhu will lead aRead more "Rami Karhu joins Metsä Spring to lead concept design work for a first commercial Kuura textile fibre plant"