MIFBI provides education and innovative services that foster the forest bioeconomy.  We are a growing coalition of stakeholders across industry, academia, and government dedicated to the responsible and sustainable utilization of forest biomaterials for an improved quality of life in Michigan.

Michigan-Finland Summit on Forest Bioproducts

JUNE 18-19, 2018. Houghton, MI
MIFBI has partnered with the FinnZone to collaborate with Business Finland to host an economic delegation of Finnish forest bioproducts and technologies companies

The Forest Bioeconomy and the Circular Bioeconomy

The forest bioeconomy refers to economic activities that use renewable bio-based resources from forest ecosystems, land or water, for production of services, products or energy. Coupled with a life cycle approach, we can have a foundation for sustainable development.