Green Transition

Life Cycle Assessment

Forchem found out the environmental performance of its products

Forchem is a pioneer in the research and development of crude tall oil, creating CTO-based products for various industrial processes. CTO is a natural and sustainable alternative to non-renewable raw materials. It is generated from pine trees through the kraft pulping process, after which it is refined and upgraded in our biorefinery in Rauma. The refined crude tall oil products are used as raw materials in paints, coatings and printing inks.

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Life Cycle Assessment

Paptic gained an enhanced understanding of the environmental impacts of its products

Paptic Ltd is a high growth company established in 2015. The headquarters is located in Espoo, Finland. The company has developed a sustainable packaging material made of renewable wood fibres to replace plastics in packaging. The material has been available on an industrial scale since 2018 and it has already been delivered to over 40 countries. With its innovative packaging material, Paptic is a pioneer in the fight against plastic pollution.

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Carbon Footprint Calculation

The climate roadmap made in cooperation with Etteplan supports Molok Oy’s responsibility work and the achievement of climate goals

Molok Oy is a pioneer in the waste management field, that designs and builds responsible Molok® waste management solutions for millions of people around the world. 30 years of operation Molok has grown into an international company whose products are known all worldwide.  The environment, cost and time-saving system is used daily by millions of people . The products are used in a variety of cultures with a total of more than 190 000 units. Today Molok® products are sold in more than 40 countries.

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Services for Waste Management

Emission reduction potential was calculated to Finland’s first end-of-life textile refinement plant

Lounais-Suomen Jätehuolto Oy (LSJH) (southwestern Finland waste management) is a company owned by 18 municipalities. It takes care of organizing the residents’ waste management and waste disposal on behalf of these municipalities. Approximately 440 000 inhabitants live in the company’s operating area. The biggest owners of LSJH are the city of Turku and the city of Salo.

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Carbon Footprint Calculation

The carbon footprint calculations support the carbon neutrality target under the Stormossen’s strategy

Waste management company Stormossen is owned by six municipalities in Ostrobothnia to manage the waste from the owner municipalities. The owner municipalities are Vaasa, Korsholm, Isokyrö, Korsnäs, Malax and Vörå. In these six municipalities live approx. 105,000 inhabitants. The centre of the business consists of the waste treatment plant in Koivulahti (Kvevlax) in the municipality of Mustasaari (Korsholm). Stormossen’s first refuelling Station for vehicle biogas was opened in February 2017.

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Carbon Footprint Calculation

Carbon footprint of southwestern Finland waste management

Lounais-Suomen Jätehuolto Oy (LSJH) (southwestern Finland waste management) is a company owned by 18 municipalities. It takes care of organizing the residents’ waste management and waste disposal on behalf of these municipalities. Approximately 440 000 inhabitants live in the company’s operating area. The biggest owners of LSJH are the city of Turku and the city of Salo.

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Services for Waste Management

The effects of the new waste law on the environmental impact and costs of waste management

Puhas Oy is a waste management company, owned by five municipalities: Joensuu, Ilomantsi, Kontiolahti, Liperi, and Polvijärvi. On behalf of these municipalities, Puhas provides legally required waste management services. The catchment area of Puhas comprises approximately 112 000 inhabitants. The service network includes centrally tendered transport services for combustible waste and biowaste, local waste stations and the Kontiosuo waste center. The network is complemented by eco-points intended for household use, reception points for hazardous waste and decommissioned electrical equipment, as well as the waste management service advice.

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Carbon Footprint Calculation

LCA and carbon footprint studies made it easier to set goals for the development of own operations

Forcit is a Nordic operator with comprehensive knowledge about blasting, charging services and related environmental impact management, as well as Insensitive Munitions technology globally. FORCIT has been building its expertise since 1893 and the head office is located in Hanko.

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