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26.06.2012

First shipiment using 100% bio-oil

Meriaura is leading the way towars sustainable shipping - First commercial shipment using 100% bio-oil

Meriaura Ltd is proud to announce the world’s first commercial shipment performed using 100 % bio-oil. A cargo of pulpwood for UPM was carried onboard the “Meri”, a newbuilding vessel specially designed to use biofuels in her engines. The practically sulphur free biofuel used is a waste derived bio-oil produced by Sybimar Oy in Uusikaupunki, Finland.

Developing new sustainable technologies and the use of bio-oil is part of the Meriaura Group's contribution in replacing fossil fuels and reducing the negative impacts of shipping on the environment.

Meri bio oil


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