We offer a new way to differentiate your business with sustainable and cost-effective resins

Renewable lignin-based phenol–formaldehyde (LPF) resins have significant advantages when it comes to performance, supply security, costs, future potential and of course, sustainability. With UPM BioPiva™ lignin you can significantly reduce your business’ environmental footprint and move towards sustainability, in virtually all application areas where phenolic resins are used today. Lignin based phenolic resins are the new normal in the phenolic resin industry.


Why choose our lignin solution for the resin industry?



Less formaldehyde

Reduced CO2 emissions:

Reliable performance

Less harmful

Cost efficiency


Tailored binder solutions

We provide our tightly quality controlled UPM BioPiva™ lignin in combination with our proprietary, industrially proven resin technology to resin producers and their customers worldwide. Our solution covers all types of wood panels, impregnation and mineral wool both glass and stone wool. We relentlessly work with new resin generations which provide even greater opportunities for the future.

In close cooperation with our customers, we develop tailor-made solutions for specific production conditions and customer requirements. This enables our customers to achieve sustainable competitive advantage - now and in the future. Take a deeper dive into the binder solutions we’ve developed for a range of applications. Be inspired and discover how UPM BioPiva™ lignin can make a difference in your target end-use.



Breakthroughs in lignin value chain in cooperation with Prefere Resins


WISA BioBond - perfect showcase


What´s the right lignin product for you?

UPM BioPiva™ products

Tightly quality-controlled lignin raw material UPM BioPiva™ combines our in-depth process and polymer chemistry know-how resulting in versatile resin products and formulations. It is a perfect solution to replace and to reduce the usage of fossil based materials in phenolic resins without compromising the performance.

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