Kotkamills and Pyroll awarded in the Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition


Kotkamills and Pyroll together had earlier been nominated as one of the six finalists of the competition for their Sustainable food service packaging designed for Norwich City F.C. The packaging received ”Everyday Heroes” Special Recognition Award and took also the second place in the public vote.

The Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition invited pioneering companies to offer new wood-based solutions to global challenges. The winners of the Uusi puu – New Wood 2021 Competition were announced on April 29, 2021.

The jury assessed the entries for their capability to solve global challenges as well as their social significance, sustainability, innovative use of wood, and global market opportunities.

FibDex – Wound care dressing made from nanocellulose by UPM Biomedicals was awarded first prize in the whole competition.

Kotkamills congratulates all the winners on their awards!

Please see Pyroll’s and Kotkamills’ video on https://youtu.be/yRM0Dgo9_XU

Source: Kotkamills