The best characteristics of UPM Formi biocomposite

UPM Formi biocomposite has high performance qualities with lower carbon footprint than fossil-based materials. The biocomposite combines mouldability of plastics and strength and sustainability of wood. Compared with traditional oil-based plastic, it reduces the product’s carbon emission by -50 %. It is a cost- and resource-efficient alternative for reducing the environmental impact of products.

Uniquely sustainability certified material

Up to 100 % lower carbon footprint than fossil-based materials

By using biocomposite you preserve nature

Biomaterial based on renewable resources

100 % recyclable

Fibres from sustainable forestry


Highlights

UPM Formi EcoAce - pulp and forest as the raw material

The environmentally sound UPM Formi EcoAce is a drop-in solution: it can smoothly replace fossil-based solutions as it is identical in quality and performance to non-renewable alternatives. The biocomposite is almost 100% based on renewable resources, followed by ISCC certified mass balance principle.

UPM Formi 3D ar Stockholm Furniture Fair
Photo: Natalie Greppi

Innovative, international and with a focus on sustainability – nominees for Greenhouse Best Performance appointed at Stockholm Furniture Fair

Furniture designer Malin Fleen (Fleen Design) was nominated with Best Performance award for her climate friendly, 3D printed chairs of biobased UPM Formi.