Introduction to our Lead Science Activist

We are happy to introduce our new Lead Science Activist, Pia Sjöberg. Pia has now been part of our team for about two weeks and we are extremely happy to have her onboard! Let’s ask Pia to introduce herself: I’m Pia, I have a D.Sc. degree in Technology and my background is in chemical engineering. […]

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, […]

Are you our next Labtech trainee?

We are looking for a new trainee 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 are keen to learn more about the chemical and ,process industry, ,process and product development and analytical chemistry then we can offer […]

Blue-green algae harvesting, can this be done?

The summer in the Nordics is starting to run on fumes. After a great start to the summer with really hot weather July came with strong winds and not too warm temperatures. We set out to collect raw material for our process development in July in Hanko, Finland. With the assistance of our great summer […]

Origin by Ocean joins Seaweed for Europe industry coalition

We are excited to announced that Origin by Ocean is one of the initial partners in Seaweed for Europe, a coalition to accelerate the sustainable seaweed industry in Europe. The Seaweed for Europe Coalition is nowlibe, with support from the SUN Foundation and SYSTEMIQ. From start its 30 members from around Europe include industry innovators, […]

What a start! Bladderwrack farming trials started.

The recently kick-started summer shows its best side, as we embark on the bladderwrack farming trials! It is a perfect summer day morning. We get up early so that we can start our journey to Kustavi. Today we are heading to our bladderwrack farming trials location, provided to us by our partner Nordic trout. The […]

Itämeren levistä uusia kosmetiikkatuotteita maailman markkinoille.

Origin by Oceanin levänjalostusteknologiaan pohjautuvat erikoistuotteet tuo luonto- ja luomukosmetiikkaan uusia mahdollisuuksia. Tänään Vitae Clean Cosmetics Oy, puhtaaseen luonnon kosmetiikkaan keskittyvä tuotekehittäjä ja valmistaja, ja Origin by Ocean Oy ovat solmineet aiesopimuksen Origin by Ocean tuotteiden hyödyntämisestä Vitae Clean Cosmetics tuotekehityksessä. Yhdessä yritykset uskovat vahvasti kasvavaan luonnonkosmetiikkamarkkinan tulevaisuuteen. Tavoitteena on tuoda markkinoille täysin uusia ja […]

Lab facilities opening

Now we are taking the first concrete steps towards starting the first phase of our journey towards our neo-ecology biorefinery, by the opening of our own lab facilities in Otaniemi, Espoo Finland. We will be located at Tekniikantie 2, 02150 Espoo. Here you can reach us easily by Metro from downtown Helsinki or Matinkylä in […]

We have a lift-off! Let the work begin!

Today, we are happy to communicate some extremely happy and good news! We we have successfully closed our investment Seed investment round of 2MEUR. The Seed investment round has been closed with a number of private investors, company advisors, family offices, and industrial investors. The industrial investors are represented by Kiilto Oy, Moomin Characters Oy […]