The Biofore House hosted a very special guest on 18 April as 3D guru Terry Wohlers gave the keynote speech at the FIRPA (Finnish Rapid Prototyping Association) 20th anniversary conference 18 and 19 April and visited UPM as part of his programme in He

20 April 2018

Engineers and architects have often sought inspiration from nature’s own designs. Light weight and strong, natural structures have an elegance that is seldom found in man-made designs.

19 April 2018
Traceability makes medical supplies safer

Adhesive labels, in their many forms and uses, play a big role in the everyday life of hospitals and health centres everywhere.

12 April 2018
Tougher than the rest

Families with children need decking that is up to the task in more ways than one. Not only must it be durable and low-maintenance, but it should also be cosy and easy on the eye.

27 March 2018
2030: Aasialainen kuluttaja paalupaikalla

By 2030, the focus of the global consumer marketplace will have shifted to Asia and the middle class of its growing cities. Products and services will become digital, but demand will also grow in another rising segment: renewable biomaterials.

20 March 2018

UPM’s Biomedicals department fosters collaboration between corporations and universities in the field of biomedical innovation.

9 March 2018
Aiming for improved air quality

Helsinki, Finland, is one of the world’s first urban regions to switch from regular fuels to 100% waste- and residue-based fuels in public transport by the year 2020.

2 March 2018

The innovation performance of a company is often measured by the number of new patent applications it files. Every year, UPM files approximately 360 patent applications across the world.

26 February 2018
UPM Tea House

Biofore Tea House delighted visitors during the Design Shanghai event in the spring. The peaceful and harmonious space blended ancient Chinese tea traditions with modern design, showcasing the most imaginative uses of UPM’s design materials.

13 July 2017

The biofuels industry is full of promise. New EU legislation, breakthrough technologies and increasing demand for biofuels and biomaterials in global markets are building solid foundations for the future development of the industry.

13 June 2017