Design and R&D Service Agencies in Lahti region

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Muovipoli Oy

Visiting & Postal Address

Muovipoli Oy
Niemenkatu 73
FI-15140 LAHTI



Muovipoli Ltd is a company specialized in testing and development services of plastics and plastic products. The company was established in 1999. Our 25 stockholders include industrial companies, universities and development organizations. We work in close co-operation with universities and research centres, as well as companies with latest expert knowledge. We have participated in research projects focused on bioplastics, biocomposites, nanomaterials and recycling, funded e.g. by the European Union, Ministry of the Environment in Finland and the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (Tekes).

Our strengths are long experience of plastics and production technologies, a broad network ranging from universities to experts and the fast anticipation of the changes and needs of industries. Our R&D services include expert, testing and prototyping services. We help our customers in their R&D projects to face challenges by creating and carrying out effectively managed R&D projects. Our testing and development facilities are located in the laboratory with standard conditions for testing of plastics. We are able to manufacture prototypes, plastic products and test samples with injection moulding, extrusion, film extrusion and thermoforming technologies. The main testing services are mechanical testing and other characterization of plastic and composite materials.

Designers & R&D Experts of the Company

Sauli Eerola, CEO, D.Sc. (Tech.): R&D project management, materials selection.

Ville Leiniö, Laboratory Engineer, B.Eng. (Plastics Tech.): Materials testing and properties, prototypes.


  • 187 launched R&D projects with total volume of € 23 million.
  • 103 industrial customers.

Main Branch

Research and development services.


Material Consulting.
Material Research & Testing.
Model Making.
Product Development Process Management.
Testing Services.

Special Know-How

Plastics, thermoplastics. Composites, biocomposites. Recycled materials. Material efficiency. Prototypes. Material auditing for industries.