A brand new biobased product family for 2020’s is UPM Formi EcoAce, a biocomposite which meets even the highest sustainability requirements. It contains certified wood and cellulose fibers as well as bioplastics sourced from UPM Biofuels plant, BioVerno naptha. The bionaptha production is certified by ISCC and RSB and confirms sustainability of the material.
UPM Formi EcoAce
Sustainable design based on almost 100% renewable resources
Enhancing Sustainability Even Further
A high-level of expertise and technologies are required to process and refine fibers, produces biobased polypropylene and compound the materials. As the end product is UPM Formi EcoAce: the biocomposite is almost 100% based on renewable resources, *ISCC PLUS certified mass balance principle.
Applications include e.g. uses in food contact
The applications for the new UPM Formi EcoAce biocomposite include uses in food contact, replacing SUP applications but also personal care and consumer goods. It truly has a multi-use material performance. The wood-look surface of the biocomposite is warm and silky to the touch and can be produced in different colours, from light to dark shades.