SUSBINCO project featured in the Polymers Paint Colour Journal (PPCJ)

SUSBINCO project was featured in the Polymers Paint Colour Journal (PPCJ) with the editorial “Focus on sustainability: Novel wood-based coatings and the fruits of close co-operation”

In a recent interview with Henrikki Liimatainen, Professor and Head of the Fibre and Particle Engineering Research Unit at the University of Oulu, and Pasi Virtanen, Group R&D Manager, Innovations, at Teknos Group, explore the journey of 18 Finnish research institutes and companies collaborating to develop cutting-edge bio-based solutions.

The SUSBINCO project focuses on creating bio-based aqueous formulations for packaging, paints, adhesives, and abrasives. The team, comprised of seven universities, research institutes, and eleven industry partners, is striving to replace fossil-based components with eco-friendly alternatives. The key highlight? Wood-based raw materials are utilized to address cost concerns and potential food source issues associated with existing bio-based dispersion barriers.

Read the full article here.

For more information on SUSBINCO, contact Aila Maijanen.