Both industry and consumers are keen to reduce the world’s dependency on fossil-based raw materials and move towards products that are manufactured from renewable materials with a minimal impact on the environment.
A study made by the Research Institute of the Finnish Economy (Etla) shows that UPM produces the most added value in Finland when considering the added value produced by companies themselves and the indirect added value resulting from purchases.
UPM is seeking technological advances through research and development. The More with Biofore in China programme seeks to improve the environmental performance and energy efficiency of mills through new technologies.
23 February 2017