Main raw material for UPM ProFi is recycled paper and plastic which is manufacturing surplus from UPM's self-adhesive label materials production. UPM Formi is manufactured from clean polymers and certified pulp.Innovative material engineering of the raw materials enables new level of composite performance. Both environmentally sustainable materials are based on UPM's own research and development.UPM Biocomposites business develops, manufactures, markets, and sells high-quality composite products for outdoor end uses in construction and granulates for wide range of industrial and consumer applications. UPM Biocomposites factories are located in Finland and Germany.
UPM’s biocomposites combine natural fibres and plastic.
UPM ProFi products are used for decking and other outdoor end uses.
UPM ProFi Deck gives outdoor living a fresh and modern feel.
UPM ProFi Piazza, with a modern hardwood look, it is the ultra-low maintenance deck.
UPM ProFi composite deckings are designed and manufactured in Finland, Germany and the United States.
Other products include
UPM ProFi Floor tile,
UPM ProFi Fence,
UPM ProFi Facade.
UPM Formi composite can be used to replace plastic in many applications, from furniture to consumer electronics. UPM Formi is manufactured from fibre and plastics. Around half of the plastic is replaced with cellulose fibres in the biocomposite.