The leading blog on nanocellulose

The Future is Sooner Than You Think – it’s a Dynamic World out there

By Andrew Wright 20. August 2019

Exilva Microfibrillated Cellulose & Polyurea: anti-settling & anti-sedimentation because of yield stress

By Mats Hjørnevik 23. July 2019

Exilva Microfibrillated Cellulose & Clay Platelets: anti-settling & anti-sedimentation because of yield stress

By Mats Hjørnevik 9. July 2019

Exilva Microfibrillated Cellulose vs. Fumed silica: anti-settling benefits from effective yield stress

By Mats Hjørnevik 11. June 2019

How to use Cellulose fibrils with foam forming surfactants

By Rebecca Blell 29. May 2019

Topic Tuesday: Heat of hydration – avoid cracks in concrete curing

By Mats Hjørnevik 8. May 2019

Topic Tuesday: Next generation gypsum boards

By Mats Hjørnevik 16. April 2019

Sedimentation Stability: The Importance of Yield Stress and Storage Modulus

By Jochum Beetsma 11. April 2019

Innovation and Business Performance: Choose the right approach

By Andrew Wright 26. March 2019

How to determine a product’s environmental performance

By Andreas Brekke 19. March 2019

What is sustainability, really?

By Andreas Brekke 12. March 2019

Are you making products with markets in winter harsh areas, and depend on freeze-thaw stability?

By Rebecca Blell 5. March 2019

How has China become leading in sustainable technologies?

By Mats Hjørnevik 20. February 2019

The Challenges of Climate Change and the Effect On the Construction Industry

By Harrison Gallantree-Smith 12. February 2019

Why new materials can play an important role in new innovations

By Mats Hjørnevik 7. February 2019

Why cellulose fibrils (microfibrillated cellulose) will make a difference in coatings

By Mats Hjørnevik 29. January 2019

Dusting in production: why the choice of additives and ingredients can play a substantial role in your EHS thinking

By Kristin Weel Sundby 22. January 2019

Are you a decision maker? What to consider when investing in innovation

By Andrew Wright 15. January 2019

Innovation is a gambling you cannot stand to lose. 5 steps to ensure performance from your projects

By Mats Hjørnevik 8. January 2019

[VIDEO] Topic Tuesday: Is bio-based becoming a consideration in construction industry?

By Mats Hjørnevik 4. January 2019

Focus on sustainability is changing business!

By Mats Hjørnevik 18. December 2018

Three reasons why water-borne product systems are taking over

By Mats Hjørnevik 4. December 2018

[RESEARCH REVIEW] New materials are emerging; can they shift current technologies?

By Mats Hjørnevik 27. November 2018

[VIDEO] Topic Tuesday: Lime mortar can better compete with concrete, with new rheology additives available

By Mats Hjørnevik 20. November 2018

Important rheological properties of Exilva microfibrillated cellulose

By Mats Hjørnevik 13. November 2018

[VIDEO] Topic Tuesday: Can I create safer and better performing batteries by using stronger and thinner films?

By Mats Hjørnevik 6. November 2018

How can i control the rheology of my concrete better?

By Tania Risson 30. October 2018

How to compare rheology additives: The example of nanocellulose/cellulose fibrils and HASE

By Mats Hjørnevik 23. October 2018

How to compare rheology additives: the example of nanocellulose/Cellulose fibrils and HEUR

By Mats Hjørnevik 16. October 2018

[VIDEO] Topic tuesday: Sag vs. leveling. Can you handle 'em both?

By Mats Hjørnevik 9. October 2018

High performance and durability with greener tire tread

By Otto Soidinsalo 2. October 2018

[VIDEO] Topic Tuesday: You need to change the way you think!

By Mats Hjørnevik 25. September 2018

I need to improve the strength of my products, how can I do this?

By Mats Hjørnevik 18. September 2018

Topic Tuesday: How to perform with your oil-in- water-emulsion

By Mats Hjørnevik 11. September 2018

Research review August 2018: new nanocellulose findings

By Mats Hjørnevik 4. September 2018

3 great ways to exploit the large surface area of cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 28. August 2018

How to avoid unstable formulations

By Rebecca Blell 21. August 2018

How to counteract formulation settling issues

By Rebecca Blell 14. August 2018

How can I make my batteries safer?

By Otto Soidinsalo 7. August 2018

Why do we use microspheres when formulating paints?

By Scott Mouw 31. July 2018

My coating is seeing blocking issues; but what’s my option dealing with it?

By Mats Hjørnevik 24. July 2018

Research Review June 2018: new technology is being created, and cellulose fibrils is participating

By Mats Hjørnevik 17. July 2018

The technology of shotcrete - can we eliminate rebound problems?

By Harrison Gallantree-Smith 10. July 2018

Biodegradable packaging with cellulose fibrils

By Anni Karppinen 3. July 2018

How to use and understand cellulose fibrils? The practical experience from Covestro

By Thomas Marwedel 26. June 2018

I am looking to improve my rheology in difficult ph ranges: where do I look?

By Anni Karppinen 19. June 2018

How to improve your organic solvent system with a bio-based alternative

By Mats Hjørnevik 12. June 2018

Looking for a rheology additive for a waterborne system? Take a look at Exilva microfibrillated cellulose

By Mats Hjørnevik 5. June 2018

Research review May 2018: new topics from the world of cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 29. May 2018

Trouble with cracking during drying of your coating, adhesive, putty or other products?

By Mats Hjørnevik 22. May 2018

How to improve art conservation by utilizing the technology advantage

By Mats Hjørnevik 15. May 2018

Cellulose fibrils for printed electronics

By Anni Karppinen 8. May 2018

Nanopaper preparation with KTH

By Anastasia Riazanova 1. May 2018

Stability of Cellulose fibrils — microbial degradation

By Rebecca Blell 24. April 2018

Why should I use cellulose fibrils in coatings?

By Mats Hjørnevik 17. April 2018

Microfibrillated cellulose, cellulose fibrils or nanocellulose?

By Anni Karppinen 10. April 2018

Research review March 2018: new topics from the world of cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 3. April 2018

The past, present and future of performance coatings: can waterborne systems improve it?

By Mats Hjørnevik 27. March 2018

What is Cellulose fibrils and Exilva microfibrillated cellulose?

By Mats Hjørnevik 20. March 2018

Acoustic and dielectric properties of nanocellulose

By Otto Soidinsalo 13. March 2018

Dust control with cellulose fibrils

By Anni Karppinen 6. March 2018

Topic Tuesday: A talk with one of the pioneers in nanocellulose and cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 27. February 2018

Why cellulose fibrils is a completely new cellulose product

By Mats Hjørnevik 20. February 2018

Temperature stability of cellulose fibrils

By Anni Karppinen 13. February 2018

Research review: new interesting applications for cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 6. February 2018

Topic Tuesday: High temperature stability with cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 30. January 2018

Cellulose fibrils for immediate skin anti-wrinkle effect

By Rebecca Blell 23. January 2018

Nanocellulose – future of medical devices

By Otto Soidinsalo 16. January 2018

Shifting paradigms: introducing alternative technologies

By Mats Hjørnevik 9. January 2018

[VIDEO] Topic Tuesday: Thixotropy - the recovery after shear

By Mats Hjørnevik 2. January 2018

Hello 2018! We greet you with our 2017's top 10 blog posts

By Mats Hjørnevik 28. December 2017

Research review: Paper-based electronics – the future of advanced electronics?

By Mats Hjørnevik 26. December 2017

What makes cellulose fibrils a good oxygen barrier

By Anni Karppinen 21. December 2017

[VIDEO] Topic Tuesday: Shear thinning properties with cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 19. December 2017

Water holding capacity - how cellulose fibrils does it

By Anni Karppinen 12. December 2017

Biodegradability of cellulose fibrils

By Anni Karppinen 5. December 2017

[VIDEO] Topic Tuesday: Cellulose fibrils compatibility with solvents

By Mats Hjørnevik 28. November 2017

Montmorillonite Clay (Bentonites) and cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 21. November 2017

[VIDEO] Topic Tuesday: Dispersion and Tip Speed

By Mats Hjørnevik 14. November 2017

Dispersion of Cellulose fibrils – a critical success factor

By Mats Hjørnevik 7. November 2017

Improving cleaning products: utilizing multifunctionality of cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 31. October 2017

The difference between soluble polymers and cellulose fibrils

By Mats Hjørnevik 24. October 2017

Hot in nanocellulose, Oct. 2017: 3D printing and Enhanced Oil Recovery

By Mats Hjørnevik 17. October 2017

Can cellulose fibrils increase your factory's productivity?

By Justin Scarpello 10. October 2017

What has cellulose fibrils to do with air quality?

By Otto Soidinsalo 3. October 2017

Why sustainable innovations will make our planet healthier; our globe is changing

By Mats Hjørnevik 26. September 2017

What is the effect of MFC on emulsion stability

By Rebecca Blell 19. September 2017

MFC in cleaners - how to thicken your advanced cleaning products

By Otto Soidinsalo 12. September 2017

Nanocellulose Research Review: Commercial update Sept. 2017

By Mats Hjørnevik 5. September 2017

Developing VOC-free formulation with microfibrillated cellulose

By Anni Karppinen 29. August 2017

Surfactants – a tool to tailor surface chemistry of MFC?

By Rebecca Blell 22. August 2017

3 things to remember when using MFC in the lab

By Otto Soidinsalo 15. August 2017

Microfibrillated cellulose (MFC) in future advanced wound dressing

By Harald G. Rønneberg 8. August 2017

The role of MFC in flexible displays and electronics

By Otto Soidinsalo 1. August 2017

The future of Aerospace, and its demand for new materials

By Mats Hjørnevik 25. July 2017

Can MFC take your car care products to the next level?

By Scott Mouw 11. July 2017

Prolonged open time for exterior wood stains. Why coffee breaks are important!

By Synnøve Holtan 4. July 2017

Why does microfibrillated cellulose tolerate salts so well?

By Anni Karppinen 27. June 2017

Research review: Microfibrillated cellulose for bioprinting

By Anni Karppinen 13. June 2017

Intimate relationships – cellulose and epoxy

By Lars Berglund 6. June 2017

Market & Research Review: New materials based on nanocellulose

By Mats Hjørnevik 30. May 2017

MFC and its resistance to heat: Can it create opportunities?

By Mats Hjørnevik 23. May 2017

Sharper inkjet images without nozzle clogging

By Otto Soidinsalo 16. May 2017

Jars or spray bottles? You choose in your MFC cosmetic formulation

By Rebecca Blell 2. May 2017

Market & Research Review: new developments within MFC and nanocellulose

By Mats Hjørnevik 25. April 2017

Is MFC compatible with surfactants?

By Rebecca Blell 11. April 2017

Curiosity will get you ahead in an increasingly disruptive landscape

By Mats Hjørnevik 28. March 2017

Market & research review: nanocellulose and MFC is THE hot topic

By Mats Hjørnevik 21. March 2017

What kind of rheological properties are needed in oilfield applications?

By Anni Karppinen 14. March 2017

Having trouble producing stable foams?

By Anni Karppinen 28. February 2017

Nanocellulose market development in Japan

By Pål Romberg 21. February 2017

How MFC can improve durability and performance of your boat

By Synnøve Holtan 14. February 2017

Sustainable composites: the compatibility between PLA and MFC

By Otto Soidinsalo 31. January 2017

Why is microfibrillated cellulose translucent and not transparent?

By Anni Karppinen 24. January 2017

Why barrier properties of MFC may influence the taste & quality of your coffee

By Otto Soidinsalo 17. January 2017

MFC commercial review: new industrial projects announced

By Mats Hjørnevik 10. January 2017

Thinner and greener adult incontinence products with MFC

By Otto Soidinsalo 3. January 2017

comparison of Microfibrillated cellulose and Nanocrystalline cellulose

By Inger Mari Nygård Vold 27. December 2016

We're Wrapping up 2016 – the top 10 blog post on The Exilva Blog

By Mats Hjørnevik 23. December 2016

Comparison of Microfibrillated cellulose and Microcrystalline cellulose

By Inger Mari Nygård Vold 20. December 2016

Microfibrillated Cellulose vs. Fumed silica: characteristics and applications

By Synnøve Holtan 13. December 2016

How to make PESTICIDES more effective?

By Anni Karppinen 6. December 2016

What has microfibrillated cellulose to do with water purification ?

By Aji Mathew 29. November 2016

Two ways to ensure storage stability of MFC

By Rebecca Blell 22. November 2016

MFC review: What’s new in the world of mfc/nanocellulose?

By Mats Hjørnevik 15. November 2016

How to characterize microfibrillated cellulose reliably?

By Anni Karppinen 25. October 2016

How to use MFC in cosmetic products? Interview with Cosmacon & Rainer Kröpke

By Anni Karppinen 11. October 2016

Applications for strong, light-weight MFC films

By Anni Karppinen 27. September 2016

How MFC affects light transmission and reflection

By Marvin Hars 20. September 2016

The future of MFC: Applications and uses

By Mats Hjørnevik 13. September 2016

Improved paper surface properties by microfibrillated cellulose

By Michael Bilodeau 6. September 2016

MFC Review: news from the patent world

By Inger Mari Nygård Vold 30. August 2016

Why MFC from highly purified cellulose is important for cosmetics

By Rebecca Blell 23. August 2016

MFC & Life Cycle assessment

By Mats Hjørnevik 16. August 2016

Why will MFC show potential in cosmetic applications in 2016

By Rebecca Blell 26. July 2016

MFC review – news from academia

By Anni Karppinen 5. July 2016

Why readily activated microfibrillated cellulose makes life easier

By Anni Karppinen 21. June 2016

What is new in the world of MFC/Nanocellulose?

By Mats Hjørnevik 7. June 2016

Control your raw materials when producing microfibrillated cellulose

By Mats Hjørnevik 18. May 2016

MFC review – what is new in the patent world of Nanocellulose and MFC?

By Marianne Rosenberg Read 10. May 2016

Can Microfibrillated cellulose (MFC) boost Enhanced Oil Recovery?

By Harald G. Rønneberg 26. April 2016

Why you should read The Exilva Blog

By Mats Hjørnevik 30. March 2016