We develop novel and sustainable products and solutions for the future biobased society

RISE PFI is an internationally acknowledged ­research ­institute within processes and products based on lignocellulosic biomass. We develop novel and sustainable products and solutions for the future biobased society, including materials, chemicals, energy products and feed ingredients.

Focus areas

Fibre technology and fibre-based products

Biorefining and bioenergy

Biopolymers and Biocomposites

News

New employee at RISE PFI

It's nice to announce that we have a new colleague at RISE PFI.  A warm welcome to Nanci Vanesa Ehman.Nanci Vanesa Ehman started as post.doc at RISE PFI on 3 May. Nanci has a Dr.ing. degree in Chemical Engineering/Pulp and Paper Technology from Universidad Nacional de...

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Analyses and equipment

Physical and optical testing

Accredited testing of physical and optical properties of pulp and paper

Chemical characterization

In-depth chemical characterisation of biomass

Structural characterization

Advanced depicting techniques and analysing tools for bio-based materials

 

Specialized equipment

Unique tools to meet industry demands of our focus areas

 

Latest Publications

Functional surfaces, films, and coatings with lignin – a critical review

Ruwoldt, J., Blindheim, F.H., Chinga-Carrasco, G. (2023) Functional surfaces, films, and coatings with lignin – a critical review. RSC Advances Issue 18, 2023. https://doi.org/10.1039/D2RA08179B

 

Carboxylated nanocellulose for wound healing applications – Increase of washing efficiency after chemical pre-treatment and stability of homogenized gels over 10 months.

Chinga-Carrasco, G., Pasquier, E.Solberg, A.Leirset, I., (2023)  Stevanic J.S., Rosendahl, J., Håkansson, J. Carboxylated nanocellulose for wound healing applications – Increase of washing efficiency after chemical pre-treatment and stability of homogenized gels over 10 months. Carbohydrate Polymers Volume 314, 15 August 2023, 120923. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0144861723003880

 

Drug release and antimicrobial property of Cellulose Nanofibril/β-Cyclodextrin/Sulfadiazine films

Michel, B.,Heggset, E. B.,Sillard, C., Syverud, K.,Dufresne, A., Bras, J. (2023) Drug release and antimicrobial property of Cellulose Nanofibril/β-Cyclodextrin/Sulfadiazine films, Cellulose, https://doi.org/10.1007/s10570-023-05135-6

 

RISE PFI is part of RISE - Research Institutes of Sweden

RISE PFI is and internationally acknowledged research institute within processes and products based on lignocellulose. RISE PFI´s focus areas are Fibre technology and fibre-based products, Biorefining and Bioenergy and Biopolymers and Biocomposites.

 

Contact

  • Høgskoleringen 6b
  • NO - 7491 Trondheim
  • firmapost@rise-pfi.no
  • +47 73 60 50 65