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April 8, 2020

Finnish webinars about new bio-based materials, their possibilities and challenges

What kind of new bio-based innovations are there already in the markets or are soon to be? What is the potential of bio-based products and materials? […]
February 3, 2020

From co-creation to joint exploration – Show me the elephant poo paper!

In December, I was hosting a long counter with a lot of samples of bio-based products and materials. Next to me, there were students from Let’s […]
January 20, 2020

Discussing about bio-based in Finnish schools

What is bioeconomy and what are bio-based products? What possibilities or challenges do they have in solving global problems? These topics were discussed with local and […]
November 22, 2019

Can wood replace plastics?

Plastic is a great material which outperforms many other materials because it’s light, easily shaped, strong and inexpensive. It can also be used in sterile medical […]
September 27, 2019

Bioeconomy Campus Week brought bioeconomy close to the public

The BLOOM Nordic hub took part in the Bioeconomy Campus Week by organizing a seminar and open discussion sessions to raise awareness and to involve public […]
August 23, 2019

Young women feel climate anxiety – can communication relieve the stress?

Recent studies and surveys show that climate anxiety is concerning more and more people, especially the youth. For some youngsters, it might motivate them to do […]
March 14, 2019

New bioproducts and bioenergy interested a wide audience in Petäjävesi

66 participants gathered into auditorium Miilu in Petäjävesi, Finland in 7th of March to hear about the new opportunities related to wood-based materials and bioenergy. The […]
February 28, 2019

One, two, three, CO-CREATE!

What do we know about new wood-based products and materials in Finland? What kind of information would we want to have? Who should we communicate with […]
January 14, 2019

Wood is the new black

Have you ever wondered what happens to the big logs piled up next to the small forest road? You might say, “of course I know what […]