InPaCTus – Innovative Products and Technologies from Eucalyptus


The Navigator Company

CESAM Responsible researcher

Luís Tarelho


POCI - Programa Operacional Competitividade e Internacionalização


01/02/2018 - 31/10/2022

Funding for CESAM

364000 €

Total Funding

14600000 €

Proponent Institution

The Navigator Company

Participating Institutions

  • Universidade de Coimbra (UC)


The project Inpactus aims to develop new solutions, such as cellulosic pulps with innovative features, new paper products with different specificities and functions, tissue paper with innovative properties, new bioproducts, biofuels and other materials obtained from the deconstruction and conversion of forest biomass and by-products from the pulp industry.
This Project responds to challenges in the areas of Pulp, Paper and Tissue business and in the emerging area of Bio-refineries and Bioproducts. This Project aims to become an exemplary success story of University-Company cooperation, through the creation of a true Center of Excellence, multipolar and delocalized, in the area of knowledge and innovation, from eucalyptus.

CESAM members in the project