Melodea Ltd. is pioneering the development of an economically viable industrial process for the extraction of Cellulose Nano Crystals (known as CNC or NCC) from wood pulp, sludge of the paper industry and other sources. Moreover, we are developing unique CNC based products to enhancing the rheology, barrier, strength and other properties of materials such as packaging, paper, adhesives and paints.

MELODEA’s unique technologies and products provide a combination of performance, sustainability, and process options that utilize resources from the forest and agricultural waste streams, improve production safety and reduce the environmental impact.

MELODEA was founded up the collaboration between researchers from the agricultural biotechnology arena, industrialists from the traditional composite industry and professionals within the cleantech sector. The company is backed by partners from the pulp and paper industry- Holmen, from Sweden and Klabin from Brazil.