Cost effective lignin‑based carbon fibres for innovative light‑weight applications



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GreenLight – Lignin-based Carbon Fibres Challenges in Process Scale-up

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GreenLight Overview Presentation

Other Documents

Biobased composites for automotive applications – GreenLight project:
Presentation held at: Stakeholder workshop on the cascading use of woody biomass 13 April 2018 in Brussels, Belgium. Arranged by European Commission DG GROW: Link

Structural carbon fibre from kraft lignin – Presentation at 7th NWBC (Nordic Wood Biorefinery Conference), Stockholm, Sweden, 20-30 March 2017: Link

Towards a lignin based carbon fibre – Presentation at the 6th Avancell conference, 18-10 October 2016 at Chalmers Technical University, Gothenburg, Sweden: Link

Production of carbon fires from kraft lignin for composites – Presentation at Zellcheming 29 June 2016: Link

GreenLight: a research project to make lignin carbon fibre possible – Presentation at “Application and Processing of Biocomposites in Transport” – Open workshop within BRIGIT, a EU FP7 collaborative research project, Orbassano, Italy 15 June 2016: Link

GreenLight makes lignin carbon fibre possible – Article in Beyond #3/2015: Link

Stor miljövinst med svensk skog i framtidens bilar (In Swedish) – Article in Södran No.3, 2015, pp 32-34: Link

GreenLight – Lignin-based carbon fibre – Presentation at NWBC 2015: Link

In 2015 Innventia and Swerea SICOMP launched a road map for Swedish lignin-based carbon fibre: Link.


This project has received funding from the Bio Based Industries Joint Undertaking under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 667501.