Five years at the forefront of biofuel 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.

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

Five years at the forefront of biofuel 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 BioVerno tested in Paulig’s coffee packaging Press Release 11/30/2020 09:00:00

UPM BioVerno tested in Paulig’s coffee packaging

Finnish food and beverage company Paulig is testing UPM BioVerno naphtha, made from tall oil, as a raw material for its packaging. The first test batch with Paulig Café New York has been successfully packed and released to market . UPM BioVerno is...

UPM recognised the best in the forest and paper industry in the global Dow Jones Sustainability Index Investor news 11/16/2020 09:00:00

UPM recognised the best in the forest and paper industry in the global Dow Jones Sustainability Index

UPM has been listed as the forest and paper industry leader in the Dow Jones European and World Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for 2020-2021. “Population growth, climate change and the scarcity of natural resources call for companies to take...

Replacing fossil-based plastics with renewables – introducing Mysoda’s new sparkling water makers made of innovative UPM Formi EcoAce Press Release 10/21/2020 09:00:00

Replacing fossil-based plastics with renewables – introducing Mysoda’s new sparkling water makers made of innovative UPM Formi EcoAce

UPM Biocomposites and Finnish Mysoda have collaborated to create a range of sparkling water makers made almost entirely out of renewable materials. Traditionally, small kitchen appliances are made out of fossil-based plastics, so this innovation...

UPM Raflatac’s revolutionary Forest Film label material wins Innovation in Sourcing Award from Sustainable Packaging Coalition Press Release 10/01/2020 17:09:31

UPM Raflatac’s revolutionary Forest Film label material wins Innovation in Sourcing Award from Sustainable Packaging Coalition

UPM Raflatac’s Forest Film™ label material has received the 2020 Innovation in Responsible Sourcing Award from the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC). The announcement came on Wednesday, September 30, at the SPC Innovator Awards ceremony as par...

 
 

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