At the forefront of biofuels development

The Lappeenranta Biorefinery uses wood-based residual raw material, crude tall oil, to produce unique renewable materials that decrease emissions and mitigate climate change.

Driving cleaner traffic

The fuels and chemicals of the future are already here. We produce renewable diesel and naphtha. Made in Finland.

At the forefront of biofuels development

The Lappeenranta Biorefinery uses wood-based residual raw material, crude tall oil, to produce unique renewable materials that decrease emissions and mitigate climate change.

What makes our biofuels so sustainable?

UPM Biofuels produces renewable and sustainable products for the transport and petrochemical industries. We offer our customers ways to replace fossil raw materials and reduce their carbon footprint.

 

Saves fossil resources

Supports the circular economy

Drop-in biofuel and biofeed

 

Lowers GHG emissions

Unique sustainability certifications

Origin in sustainable forestry

No direct or indirect land use change

 

Products

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Traffic fuels

UPM BioVerno diesel and UPM BioVerno naphtha are both renewable and sustainable alternatives to fossil-based transport fuels.
 

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Chemicals

Renewable UPM BioVerno naphtha, turpentine and pitch are wood-based alternatives to petrochemicals.
 

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Latest news

UPM and Paperworkers’ Union agree on first-ever business-specific collective labour agreements – strike ends at UPM mills in Finland Investor news 04/22/2022 16:15:00

UPM and Paperworkers’ Union agree on first-ever business-specific collective labour agreements – strike ends at UPM mills in Finland

UPM and the Paperworkers’ Union have agreed on first-ever business-specific collective labour agreements for five UPM businesses. The strike at UPM mills in Finland will end immediately and employees will return to work. The strike covered UPM Pul...

UPM deepens the scientific knowledge on its products’ climate impacts Press Release 04/22/2022 10:00:00

UPM deepens the scientific knowledge on its products’ climate impacts

A scientific report “Fossil carbon emission substitution and carbon storage effects of wood-based products” has been published today by The Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE) and the German Institut für Energie- und Umweltforschung Heidelberg...

UPM Biofuels initiates its first apprenticeship programme Local news 04/06/2022 16:00:00

UPM Biofuels initiates its first apprenticeship programme

UPM Future Professional of Biofuels Training Programme, initiated on 29 March 2022, is the first “Future Professional” training programme of UPM Biofuels. “We want to ensure a skilled, highly motivated and active workforce also in the future by...

UPM launches a new forest responsibility programme and biodiversity initiatives for sustainable forestry Investor news 03/01/2022 11:00:00

UPM launches a new forest responsibility programme and biodiversity initiatives for sustainable forestry

UPM has published a new Forest Action Programme, which will run until 2030. The global programme steers UPM’s global wood sourcing operations and covers its own forests in Finland and the United States as well as its plantations in Uruguay. The...

 
 

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Latest articles

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