Borregaard - The Sustainable Biorefinery
Borregaard operates one of the world's most advanced and sustainable biorefineries. By using natural, renewable raw materials, we produce advanced and environmentally friendly biochemicals that can replace oil-based products.
Utilising the different components of wood, we produce biopolymers, speciality cellulose, biovanillin, cellulose fibrils and bioethanol for a variety of applications in sectors such as agriculture and aquaculture, construction, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics, foodstuffs, batteries and biofuels.
We employ 1100 man-years in plants and sales offices in 13 countries throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas.
R&D and innovation
Dedicated research and development over time have resulted in solutions that respond to important long-term global challenges.
By using the different components of wood, Borregaard produces sustainable products that the world needs.
We communicate actively and openly with the market, and ensure that all stakeholders have the same access to financial information.
EBITDA1 of NOK 364 million in the 4th quarter
Borregaard reported fourth quarter 2022 results on Thursday 2 February 2023 at 07:00 CET.
Prime Minister Støre visits Borregaard
- Borregaard is an industrial locomotive that Norway can be proud of. Existing industry moving in a green direction is important for society, said Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre when he visited Borregaard on Tuesday.
Recognised within climate change, forests and water
Borregaard has been recognised for leadership in corporate transparency and performance on climate change, forests and water security by global environmental non-profit CDP, securing a place on its annual ‘A List’.