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Tikkurila launched a new line of sustainably packaged paint in the Baltic region 27.06.2018

Tikkurila has launched a new product line with packaging that utilizes Post Industry Recycled (PIR) plastic in its Baltic market. Using recycled plastic reduces the need for virgin materials and lowers carbon dioxide emissions in the supply chain. The new packaging material is available for Vivacolor Green Line products in the Baltic region. Vivacolor is one of the leading paint brands in Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. The product line has been granted the Nordic Ecolabel and local allergy and asthma classifications.

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Tikkurila supporting a Nordic charity cycling event 26.06.2018

Tikkurila wants to enhance the well-being and health of people, both through its products and own operations. One of the charity activities in 2018 is the support of the Team Rynkeby – God Morgon cycling event, which donates funds to help children with serious illnesses.

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Red cottage still a favorite for Finns 19.06.2018

A red cottage and a potato patch has traditionally been every Finn’s dream. And the dream has come true: drive anywhere in the countryside and you will spot small red-painted cottages. Tikkurila conducted a study to find out what were Finns’ favorite colors for painting their house and to see if the dream of a little red cottage still lives on.

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Tikkurila launches a new high-performance all-seasons epoxy primer for Protective Coatings 20.06.2018

Temacoat HS-F Primer, the newest addition to the wide range of Tikkurila industrial coatings, is a durable, all-seasons epoxy coating with optimal anti-corrosion properties, fast overcoating times and excellent adhesion to steel, zinc and aluminum surfaces. It can be used on building frameworks, bridges, refineries, power plants, conveyors and other structural steel and equipment in the heavy-duty Protective Coatings market.

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Bright popping colors in the fourth Color Journal by Nina Bruun 01.06.2018

Danish trend analyst Nina Bruun's monthly color collage is inspired by an increased focus on health and sporty shades. The co-operation with the award-winning trend analyst enriches Tikkurila Group's pioneering role as a unique color expert. Her visual mood boards consist of interesting surfaces, completed with Tikkurila and Beckers color codes.

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Tikkurila’s paint donation gave quality and color to the interior of the New Children’s Hospital 18.05.2018

The New Children’s Hospital has focused on the high technical quality of surfaces, and on colors and comfort. The young patients will have an inspirational care environment, feeding their imagination and inviting them to play.

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The third Color Journal by Nina Bruun shines in metal shades 02.05.2018

Danish trend analyst Nina Bruun's monthly color collage is inspired by polished and reflective metals. The co-operation with the award-winning trend analyst enriches Tikkurila Group's pioneering role as a unique color expert. Her visual mood boards consist of interesting surfaces, completed with Tikkurila and Beckers color codes.

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Color inspiration from the landscape 24.04.2018

A deep brown or a calming gray? Tikkurila color expert's instructions will help you find inspiration for outdoor painting in nature.

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Durable and beautiful: Environmentally friendly new products from Tikkurila, for wooden surfaces in gardens and yards 13.04.2018

Launched to greet the spring, the new Patio Verso and Saaristo Laituriöljy oils were specially developed for Finland's changeable weather conditions.

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Greetings from Elisa Markula, President & CEO of Tikkurila 12.04.2018

President and CEO Elisa Markula will go through the priorities on which she will focus first. These include improving efficiency, increasing revenue organically, and building leadership and unified corporate culture.

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Nordic quality from start to finish since 1862 – the story behind Tikkurila 11.04.2018

On the basis of our new strategy, we have defined our corporate story and published a company video that highlights what we stand for, our mission and customer promise: Nordic quality from start to finish.  Our company description, Tikkurila story, reflects our Nordic roots and emphasizes our sustainable solutions, solid competence in surface treatment and dedicated professionals.

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Color Journal by Nina Bruun continues with pink hues 03.04.2018

Danish trend analyst Nina Bruun's monthly color collage is all about pink. The co-operation with the award-winning trend analyst enriches Tikkurila Group's pioneering role as a unique color expert. Her visual mood boards consist of topical and interesting surfaces, completed with Tikkurila and Beckers color codes.

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How do we at Tikkurila take account of climate change? 22.03.2018

Climate change is one of the global megatrends that guides our operations at Tikkurila, and we want to mitigate climate change and its impacts in our operations and through our products.

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Tikkurila stain and lacquer products in key role in the renovation of Palace Restaurant’s wood surfaces 16.03.2018

The ceiling panels and movable partition walls in the famous Palace restaurant at Eteläranta 10 in Helsinki were treated, respecting their cultural history value, with Tikkurila’s Dicco Color, Uvinol and Merit Blond products to give a durable and beautiful finish.

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Award-winning trend analyst Nina Bruun begins new co-operation with Tikkurila Group 01.03.2018

Danish trend analyst Nina Bruun continues her partnership with Tikkurila Group on a more regular basis. She will choose monthly color collages for Tikkurila and Beckers, both paving the way in the design world and enriching our pioneering role as a unique color expert.

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Color Trend Report: Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair 2018 12.02.2018

We traveled to Stockholm Furniture and Light Fair and mapped out the new colors to watch out for. Earthy reds still feel fresh but are now contested by brighter hues, shades of untreated wood and surprising up-and-coming colors, such as baby blue. The era of rich surfaces continues but there is a clear shift towards bolder combinations.

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Tikkurila donated murals to Finnish cities to celebrate the centenary of Finland 05.10.2017

Tikkurila Oyj is one of the official partners of the Finland 100 centenary. Tikkurila recently honored the anniversary by donating murals to four Finnish cities to enrich and brighten up the living environment.

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One in three Finns live in gray house 26.09.2017

Tikkurila honored the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence by inviting the public to help build the biggest color chart in the country’s history. More than 4,000 Finns added the color of their house to the chart between April and August. The analysis of the database revealed that one in three Finns live in a gray house.

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Tikkurila showcasing its sustainable solutions at the World Expo 2017 30.06.2017

The 2017 World Expo is held in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, between June 10 and September 10, 2017. The theme of the expo is "Future Energy" - promotion of sustainable energy and sustainable design.

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Environment sets the rules – developing durable exterior products is a balancing act 21.06.2017

Development of high-quality exterior products results in the long life-cycle of exterior surfaces and decreased environmental impact. Climate conditions set a variety of requirements for products that must function both in heat and frost, rain and sun.

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