MELODEA is a dynamic R&D company pioneering the development of NCC from renewable resources for industrial applications. The company is backed by decades of experience in cellulose research, bio-nano technology coupled with decades of experience in composite materials.


Country: Israel

Holmen, a leading manufacturer in the forest based sector in Sweden, has entered into an investment and sub-licensing agreement with Melodea, and has become one of the major shareholders in Melodea.

This gives Melodea unique capabilities in developing and serving the markets with high performance bio based solutions. The company is devoted to introduce renewable solutions and products to the industrial world market.
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FLHEA focuses on the upscaling and chemical modification of micro and and nanoreinforcements based in Hemp and Flax, and its subsequent processing to obtain new biodegradable composites with improved properties. This is an European project, funded by the 7th R+D Framework Programme of the European Union, led by the Packaging, Transport & Logistics Research Center (ITENE), within a consortium which also involves the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU), Melodea, Rodenburg Biopolymers, Arctic Fiber Organoclick AB and Termoformas del Levante.

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