Laura Äkräs
  • Phone+358 40 1264444
  • Kemistintie 1,


Research activity per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Artistic and research interests

My research area includes the analysis of features and environmental impacts of bio-based plastics and biocomposites, together with a small amount of regulatory aspects, to foster the development of more sustainable future. This is done by utilizing different methodologies, such as Multi-Criteria Decision-Making (MCDM) analysis and Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). Please, have a closer look at my profile, if interested! :) 

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Education/Academic qualification

Master's degree, Engineering and Technology, Aalto University

Award Date: 9 May 2019

Bachelor's degree, Engineering and Technology, Aalto University

Award Date: 14 Jun 2016


  • Renewable feedstocks
  • Bio-based plastics
  • Biocomposites
  • Multi-Criteria Decision-Making (MCDM) analysis
  • Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)
  • Regulation of plastics


Dive into the research topics where Laura Äkräs is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles

Collaborations and top research areas from the last five years

Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or