Our renewable UPM BioVerno naphtha is an ideal biocomponent for replacing fossil raw materials in various innovative products such as bioplastics or glues. The raw material for Finnish UPM BioVerno naphtha consists of crude tall oil extracted during the pulp production process.
UPM BioVerno replaces fossil raw materials in petrochemicals
Five reasons why UPM BioVerno is your best option for chemicals
New opportunities from by-products
The by-products of the UPM Lappeenranta Biorefinery, turpentine and pitch, are also creating entirely new opportunities for the chemical industry. They are ideal certified substitutes for fossil raw materials. UPM's renewable turpentine, for example, is suitable for manufacturing bio-based fragrances in the perfume industry, and pitch can be used for generating bioenergy and in manufacturing products such as bitumen, printing inks or road marking paints.
Bio-based aroma chemical for fragrances.
Renewable fuel and application for the chemical industry.