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VTT and 52 companies to cooperate to reduce need for plastics by using natural fibres

Materials based on natural fibres are an interesting alternative to replace fossil-derived plastics. In the future, they may replace plastics in, for example, packaging, hygiene products, building materials and textiles. The Piloting Alternatives for Plastics project brings together a wide range of Finnish and international companies to take materials developed in laboratories towards more industrial production. The project is funded by the European Regional Development Fund, VTT and companies.

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For more information, please contact:

Harri Kiiskinen

harri.kiiskinen@vtt.fi

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