Tag: Stora Enso

Gasum and Stora Enso to produce biogas from mill wastewater

Gasum and Stora Enso to produce biogas from mill wastewater

January 18, 2021 |

In Sweden, production of Multicopy paper is about to contribute to the biofuel production in Sweden. The energy company Gasum and Stora Enso will together turn waste into renewable green energy. Wastewater can be a challenge for mills. Vast volumes of process water containing organic residues need to be treated. At the Stora Enso’s Nymölla […]

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Stora Enso invests in production line for granulated lignin

Stora Enso invests in production line for granulated lignin

December 6, 2020 |

In Finland, Stora Enso is investing EUR 14 million to build a granulation and packing plant for lignin, allowing easier packing and handling of lignin compared to powder and wet form. The construction of the granulation plant is estimated to begin by the end of the second quarter of 2021 and to be complete in […]

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On the Move –USGC ethanol manager, Neste’s Board of European Chemical Industry Council, Calyxt VP of BD, BASF and Stora Enso leadership

On the Move –USGC ethanol manager, Neste’s Board of European Chemical Industry Council, Calyxt VP of BD, BASF and Stora Enso leadership

October 29, 2020 |

As we wrap up the month of October, we have lots of moves going on in the bioeconomy with a farewell to U.S. Grains Council’s Manager of Ethanol Trade Policy and Economics, a new Vice President of Business Development at Calyxt, and not one but two moves going on at BASF and another two moves […]

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U.S. Department of Energy announces $27M in plastics R&D, LanzaTech, Algenesis, BASF, Pepsi, Stora Enso, ADM, AltAir included

U.S. Department of Energy announces $27M in plastics R&D, LanzaTech, Algenesis, BASF, Pepsi, Stora Enso, ADM, AltAir included

October 18, 2020 |

What does plastic have to do with the bioeconomy? Well, everything. It’s about taking plastic waste, breaking it down into building blocks and converting it into a valuable treasure and it’s about creating biobased plastics. News from the U.S. Department of Energy on their $27 million in funding for plastics recycling and new biobased plastics […]

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Stora Enso to build pilot plant for fiber-based foam material Cellufoam

Stora Enso to build pilot plant for fiber-based foam material Cellufoam

August 27, 2020 |

In Sweden, Stora Enso will build a pilot facility for producing Cellufoam by Stora Enso, a lightweight, fiber-based foam material for protective packaging and cushioning. Bio-based foams are renewable and recyclable and can be used in packaging, for example, to replace oil-based polymer foams which are widely used today. The pilot plant will be located […]

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Stora Enso and Cordenka partner to develop bio-based carbon fiber materials

Stora Enso and Cordenka partner to develop bio-based carbon fiber materials

May 10, 2020 |

In Finland, Stora Enso and Cordenka signed a joint development agreement to develop precursors for bio-based carbon fiber. The co-development is driven by the need for high performance carbon fiber in transportation, construction and power generation. Stora Enso has been developing the technology for manufacturing carbon fiber from wood-based raw materials, i.e. dissolving pulp and […]

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Stora Enso issues $169M green bond

Stora Enso issues $169M green bond

April 23, 2020 |

In Finland, Stora Enso has successfully issued a new $169 million green bond under its EMTN (Euro Medium Term Note) program and under Stora Enso’s Green Bond Frame work published in May 2018. The bond has two tranches as follows:  1) $99.3 million matures in April 2025 and pays a floating coupon of STIBOR +2.20%. 2) $69.5 […]

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Stora Enso to invest EUR9 million in bio-based plastic pilot facility in Belgium

Stora Enso to invest EUR9 million in bio-based plastic pilot facility in Belgium

December 11, 2019 |

In Finland, Stora Enso is investing EUR 9 million to build a pilot facility for enabling the production of bio-based plastics as barrier in transparent packaging. The pilot plant will convert plant-based sugars into the renewable building block required to make PEF, a bio-based plastic, mainly targeting the food and beverage industry. The pilot plant […]

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Stora Enso collaborates with HSMG on plant-based barrier coatings and fiber packaging

Stora Enso collaborates with HSMG on plant-based barrier coatings and fiber packaging

November 30, 2019 |

In Finland, Stora Enso entered into a strategic collaboration with HS Manufacturing Group, producer of plant-based barrier coatings, to develop Stora Enso’s formed fiber offering. Stora Enso will leverage HSMG’s PROTĒAN technology for food contact packaging applications. The technology offers a biodegradable and recyclable additive that gives fiber-based packaging water-, grease- and oil-resistant properties. Stora […]

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Stora Enso eyes new head office in Helsinki using wood

Stora Enso eyes new head office in Helsinki using wood

November 16, 2019 |

In Finland, Stora Enso is partnering with the Finnish pension insurance company Varma in the construction of a new head office in the center of Helsinki. Stora Enso will lease part of the building, which will showcase modern wooden architecture. Varma will organise an architecture competition for the design of the building and apply for […]

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