Sustainable electronics and optics

Project: Business Finland project

Project Details


Research project part of ECOtronics focuses on material development (substrates, inks, assembly materials) and evaluation, on component and process development (printing, hot embossing, overmoulding, assembly, conductor patterning), and on life-cycle assessment in order to quantify the environmental impact of the developed solutions.
Effective start/end date1/10/1931/01/22

Collaborative partners

  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland (lead)
  • Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT
  • Tampere University
  • LAB University of Applied Sciences
  • Green Company Effect (GCE)
  • Iscent Oy
  • Confidex Oy
  • New Cable Corporation Oy
  • GE Healthcare Finland Oy
  • Paptic Oy
  • Stora Enso Oyj
  • Vaisala Oyj

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This project contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production