Forest-based biomass industry: Where are we today and where are going tomorrow?


"This will be a year when the industry starts to tell its story a bit louder."

8,000 years ago a squirrel could have swung through the trees from Lisbon to Moscow without touching the ground. That's how abundant forests once were across Europe. This was just one of many interesting facts given out by Berry Wiersum, CEO at paper-based packaging company Sappi Europe, when he gave a snapshot of the European forest bioeconomy at the 8th Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference (NWBC).


Source: Bio-Based World News