Maija Pohjakallio works as a sustainability director at Sulapac. Maija received her doctoral degree
in 1996 from Helsinki University of Technology (currently Aalto-university) in physical chemistry
and electrochemistry. During her career, she has taught chemistry at university and high schools,
written chemistry textbooks, and worked at the Chemical Industry Federation of Finland and VTT,
Technical research centre of Finland. Pohjakallio is particularly excited about combining chemistry
with sustainable development. The focus of her current work is in bio-based microplastic-free
polymeric materials, and she was also involved in the development of the Finnish plastics roadmap
acting as a member of the secretariat.
Maija Pohjakallio will talk about Industrial Circular Economy on Westin Stage on 14:00-15:00 August 30th. Check out the timetable!