Sappi Symbio is a new natural composite material combining high quality cellulose from wood and thermoplastics. Benefit from a more natural look, soft and warm touch, high rigidity and low density.
Sappi Symbio consists of premium cellulose fibres which are well dispersed in a polymer matrix and is delivered as granules.
It can be used in standard processing equipment, such as injection moulding and extrusion. It can be used in a wide range of applications across furniture, consumer electronics and automotive components.
The long-term vision is to provide bio-based materials fully derived from wood, that offer attractive alternatives to fossil based plastics and composites.
Revolutionize your product with Sappi Symbio by combining the best qualities of wood and designability of plastic materials for improved haptics, looks and performance.
Sappi Symbio premium cellulose fibres originate from renewable raw material wood, which is manufactured in an environmentally responsible production process. Cellulose fibres improve the life cycle analyses from your product and process, compared to oil-based conventional materials, by considerably reducing the CO2 footprint. Moreover, Sappi Symbio can be reused and recycled.
An innovative sustainable material that can support different industries on their path to a sustainable future: