Starch in Papermaking

Chemigate Ltd. is a company dedicated to selling modified starches
for technical applications such as binders in the paper industry.

Chemigate the Future of Starch

the Company

Chemigate Ltd. is a company dedicated to selling modified starches for technical applications such as binders in the paper industry. Read more »

the History

Chemigate’s history dates back to end of the 1970’s when Raisio Chemicals established Oy Kationi AB in Lapua with the task to start the production of modified starches. Read more »

the Environment

We are committed to supplying our customers with natural (starch based) products that withstand even the most stringent requirements what comes to ecology and sustainability.

the Contacts

Chemigate Oy
Simpsiöntie 682
FI-62100 LAPUA

the Link

Personal chemistry – Markku Nurminen

25.11.2021

A gardener’s spring It’s late summer, 1995, and the weekend has just begun. Markku has just returned home from a long test drive in Eastern Finland. He lifts his gaze from the stack of newspapers he picked up from the...

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Chemigate invests in a new modification plant

20.10.2021

Chemigate has begun construction on a new production plant for polysaccharide processing in Lapua. This significant investment is also a step towards even more environmentally sustainable products. The construction of the new production plant has been carefully prepared for a...

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Miikka Laukkanen started as a process engineer

7.10.2021

Miikka Laukkanen, from Koskenkorva, started as a process engineer in Lapua on 27.9. and is participating in a new polysaccharide modification line investment project, as well as production development and operations. He fits perfectly into our production mould, beaming with...

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Year 1, part 6

2.9.2021

Welcome to the Year One -blog! A series of posts where I, a fresh graduate, break down prejudices a youngster might have when entering the work-life rat race. My name is Martin, and as a young engineer, I try to...

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the Bridge

Chemigate's customer magazine 1 / 2021

Bridge 1 / 2021 en

1.7.2021

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Bridge 1 / 2020 en

1.6.2020

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Bridge 1 / 2019 en

1.6.2019

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Bridge 1 / 2018 en

1.6.2018

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