The Association of Finnish Chemical Societies

Compressed Fluid Technologies celebrated its first ten years

The Compressed Fluid Technologies was founded in April 2000.

Anniversary symposium

An open, one-day seminar on green, compressed fluid technologies was held on thursday the 20th of May, 2010 in Tieteiden talo (House of sciences) in central Helsinki: Kirkkokatu 6.


Seminar lectures:


Supercritical/Compressed fluid technologies - what has happened during 10 years

Dr. Kari Hartonen, Univeristy of Helsinki, Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry)


New developments in extraction and fractionation of natural compounds using supercritical CO2

Dr. Renata Adami, University of Salerno, Italy


10 years of supercritical CO2-extraction in Finland

Production manager Petri Määttä, Aromtech Ltd.


Pressurized hot water in extraction and fractionation of wood

M.Sc. Kaisu Leppänen, the Finnish Forest Research Institute, METLA


Isolation/production of useful components from natural products/biomass

Dr. Charlotta Turner, University of Lund, Sweden.


Supercrirical rosemary antioxidant - extraction, composition, efficacy and legistlation

Dr. Karl_Werner Quirin, Flavex Naturextrakte GmbH, Germany