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Changes coming to Helsinki region public transport pricing in 2018

Pricing of regional public transport will change in 2018. In the renewal the grounds for prices change for over a million passengers in Espoo, Vantaa and other municipalities in the greater Helsinki region. For most commuters pricing changes will be neglible, but some can reduce their travel cost.

Written by Janita on Wednesday March 7, 2018
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Wood based lignin can be replace oil based materials in manufacturing

Commercial production of lignin powder begun in Finland in the beginning of 2018. The company behind the Lineo product believes the wood product could find applications everywhere from solar panels to airospace. As a result we may even see the return of wooden airplanes.

Written by Janita on Sunday March 4, 2018
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