Tag: Biofore

Biofore Company UPM, WWF Finland to team up for wood-based biofuels

Biofore Company UPM, WWF Finland to team up for wood-based biofuels

July 7, 2014 |

In Finland, the Biofore Company UPM and the conservation organization WWF Finland have agreed on versatile cooperation to promote sustainable wood-based biofuels, forest management, and sourcing of raw materials in Finland. “Sustainably produced, wood-based biofuels provide a promising alternative to decrease both emissions in traffic and oil import, as well as to increase national energy […]

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Biofore concept car to be premiered at the 2014 Geneva International Motor Show

Biofore concept car to be premiered at the 2014 Geneva International Motor Show

November 17, 2013 |

In Finland, a joint production by UPM and Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Sciences, the Biofore concept car, will be premiered at the 84th Geneva International Motor Show, March 6-16, 2014. Various parts of the concept car will be made from UPM’s biobased materials – the UPM Formi biocomposite and UPM Grada thermoformable wood material. […]

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