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Superwood

Anything made from oil can now be made from trees, so is a new age of wood about to dawn?

Tom Heap from BBC Radio 4's Costing the Earth visits Finland and the Bioeconomy Investment Summit, organised by EFI in December 2017. 

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Al Jazeera, April 2018 The Disappearing Oasis EFI's Lookout Station project provided support to Al Jazeera's Contrast VR, for a 360-degree video story focusing on climate change in the Sahara.
The Guardian US, April 2018 When nature says 'Enough!': the river that appeared overnight in Argentina EFI's Lookout Station project provided support to The Guardian for a story that focuses on climate change and forestry, using new storytelling techniques and formats. 
Deutsche Welle, February 2018 Wood to build human body parts — and other bio-innovations Featuring speakers from EFI's Bioeconomy Investment Summit and associated media workshop, as well as EFI Director Marc Palahí, the article focuses on how bio-based products are essential for a sustainable society.
Deutsche Welle, January 2018 Wood: renewable construction material of the future? Featuring comments from EFI Director Marc Palahi, the article asks Could wood be a key sustainable resource of our future?
Renewable Matter, #19, December-January 2018  A Forest EFI Director Marc Palahi is interviewed about the role forests will play in the future economy.
Euronews, November 2017 Deadly wildfires: a devastating year for Portugal EFI's Lookout Station project provided support to Euronews, for a 360-degree video story that focuses on wildfires.

 

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Head of Communications Ms. Anne Autio tel: +358 10 773 4337

or Communications Officer Ms. Satu Ikonen-Williams (satu.ikonen-williams @ efi.int) tel: +358 10 773 4344.

 

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