SCA R&D CENTRE conducts strategic research and development for SCA Forest Products’ business divisions. The organization comprises specialist competencies, ensuring proficiency in key areas. SCA R&D Centre has 66 employees.
SCA Forest Products produces publication papers for newspapers, magazines and catalogues, as well as paper for packaging, solid wood products, pulp and renewable energy. SCA Forest Products also manages SCA's extensive forest holding and supplies SCA's Swedish industries with wood raw materials, in addition to offering cost-efficient transport solutions to SCA's units.
The location of SCA R&D Centre on campus in Sundsvall, Sweden, also opens up new possibilities for research for the future. Many people consider the close collaboration with Mid Sweden University to be a groundbreaking endeavour. The close ties between basic research, applied research, development, and production will also offer great opportunities for exciting new products for the future. Moreover, collaboration does not only involve a mutually beneficial working method; the close contact also makes it easy for skilled students and researchers to approach us and for our researchers to become more involved in academic research.