Kirsi Kataja

Project Manager

1993 …2019
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Research interests

Project Manager in the project “New packaging solutions for people, planet and business, Package-Heroes”. Package-Heroes searches for packaging solutions, which address simultaneously food protection and the global and constantly increasing concern of plastic packaging waste. The project addresses this challenge by co-creating sustainable food packaging solutions, based on recyclable and biodegradable wood fibre materials and new food delivery, consumption, and recycling concepts.

Education/Academic qualification

Life sciences, Master

Keywords

  • QD Chemistry
  • cellulose
  • TP Chemical technology
  • replacing plastics
  • Q Science (General)
  • cellulose nanofibrils
  • nanocellulose
  • paper
  • cellulose

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Research Output 1993 2019

Millainen on tulevaisuuden ruokapakkaus?

Kataja, K., 21 Aug 2019, In : Uusiouutiset.

Research output: Contribution to journalOther journal contributionGeneral public

Open Access

Package Heroes - ihmisten, planeetan ja liiketoiminnan hyödyksi

Kataja, K., 1 Oct 2019, In : Pakkaus. 55, 7, p. 41 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Designing cellulose for the future: Design-driven value chains in the world of cellulose (DWoC) 2013-2018

Kataja, K. (ed.) & Kääriäinen, P. (ed.), 31 Jul 2018, Helsinki.

Research output: Book/ReportReport

Open Access
Cellulose
Ecosystems
Engineers
Industry

Nanocellulose in formable, strong and lightweight structures for interior design

Kunnari, V., Lehmonen, J., Pere, J., Kataja, K., Orelma, H., Kaljunen, T., Harlin, A. & Turunen, H., 1 Jan 2018, International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials 2018. TAPPI Press, Vol. 2. p. 784-790 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review

Dry-jet spinning of cellulose nanofiber (CNF) filaments onto a non-adhering surface

Shen, Y., Orelma, H., Sneck, A., Kataja, K., Qvintus, P., Suurnäkki, A. & Harlin, A., 1 Jan 2016, TAPPI International Conference on Nanotechnology for Renewable Materials 2016. TAPPI Press, Vol. 1. p. 495-502 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference article in proceedingsScientificpeer-review