Give her a name!

Can you imagine that yet another year has gone by? Again, we are at the break of the summer season and we are all anxious to get out on the sea. This is also true for our “Iron Lady“, our first blue green algae harvester. Some weeks ago we already made her ready and all […]

Our new company introduction video

For the Natural Balance of Ocean Life This is the reason why we exist! Join us, in our journey and enjoy this company introduction video. In this video you find an introdcution and overview to our vision, mission and business. We are on a mission to provide Cleaner water, cleaner oceans, cleaner life! So, we […]

Invasive Sargassum Seaweed As Alternative Feedstock

On 1 April 2021, a shipment of 202lbs of Invasive Sargassum Seaweed was shipped to Finland from the Antigua and Barbuda Department of Analytical Services. Here you can read about it in the local news in Antigua! On the receiving end? The team here at Origin by Ocean. Invasive Sargassum Seaweed has caused problems in […]

Better off Blue- Best Business Model, Category Winner

This week we participated in the Better off Blue event. We happily joined this online event. As all events now during these COVID-19 times this as well was an online event, organized by the Submariner network, and also included a pitch event. Origin by Ocean participated in this event in the as a category B-company. […]

Origin by Ocean shortlisted as top10 most potential Finnish startups

Talouselämä top10 startups

The leading Nordic financial weekly magazine Talouselämä, shortlisted Origin by Ocean as one of the top10 most potential startup companies in Finland. Once per year Talouselämä creates a list of most potential startups in Finland. On this shortlist, companies such as Supercell, Varjo have been nominated in previous editions. The list of estemed and tremendesly […]

New partnership in biomaterials with Brightplus

Our partnership annouced with Brightplus is a great step forward on our journey. We have a shared interest togehter with Brightplus in creating a new ecosystem utilizing seaweed derrived products. In other words, we together see a broad array of interesting product applications possible, within the area of packaging for these seaweed derrived products. Our […]

The Seaweed Revolution: The Great Benefits Behind Seaweed

Security General of the UN, Antonio Gutteres has coined this the Decade of Action and Delivery for the 17 Sustainable Development Goals. This is where Seaweed can help! The ocean covers over 70% of the Earth’s surface, yet it remains a largely untapped resource. We can see this change as experts are recognizing the power […]

Origin by Ocean announced winner of UNOPS Global Innovation Challenge.

Yesterday UNOPS announced Origin by Ocean as one of five winners in the global innovation challenge, with the theme” ADVANCING RESILIENT INFRASTRUCTURE WITH TECHNOLOGY IN THE FACE OF CLIMATE CHANGE”. Origin by Ocean and its marine biomass refinery technology receives with this award international recognition, attention and the support from the UNOPS Global Innovation Centers. […]

Are you our next Labtech Activist?

As we are now expanding our team we are looking for not only one but two Labtech activists to join our research and development team! Are you interested in the next generation of bio based products, sustainability and the wellbeing of our oceans? Maybe you have a background in organic chemistry lab work, electronic lab […]

Building a business based upon the UN Sustainable Development Goals?

Background We have now been building the foundation of Origin by Ocean together with Mari for  about 2 years. LinkedIn actually reminded us the other day that we had a 2year celebration since we connected.  As we did not know each other with Mari before we met at the Icebreaker VC profounder program in Porvoo, […]