Performance BioFilaments

Performance BioFilaments

Private Company
Public Company
Subsidiary of

Unlocking the potential of nature’s elements

We provide nanocellulose additives that deliver significant enhancements to strength, rheology, thermal stability, and other key properties of concrete, mortars, cements, polymer composites, foams, nonwovens, filter media, protective coatings, industrial fluids, and numerous other advanced materials and specialty chemicals where performance is critical to success.

We welcome you to learn more about this exciting sustainable material and look forward to your questions regarding potential current or future projects where our additives can increase the performance and sustainability of your products.

Our Vision

Our company’s vision and core values

A world where sustainable, bio-based materials lead the marketplace; where renewable resources reduce our dependency on finite resources and where corporate social responsibility guides every business decision.


Improving everyday products and our way of life while benefiting society and the environment.


Innovation is the key to improvement and growth. Being creative and open-minded to evolve with ever-changing needs in a modern society.


Embracing a variety of backgrounds and skill sets creates a better outcome in every way.

Customer Focus

Each customer has unique goals and challenges and we keep these in direct focus when developing solutions.


Building lasting relationships internally and externally.


  • To provide sustainable additives from renewable resources for high-performance applications and everyday products.
  • To pursue business opportunities in non-traditional markets - beyond pulp & paper applications.
  • To develop innovative solutions for the adoption of novel biomaterials.

The Company

Performance BioFilaments with Mercer and Resolute

Performance BioFilaments shareholders are Mercer International and Resolute Forest Products, two large multi-national leaders in pulp & paper. We operate as a fast-moving independent start-up that is concentrated on bringing the exceptional benefits of Nanofibrillated Cellulose to applications where performance and sustainability hold the future to economic and environmental success.

Mercer International is a preferred provider of renewable bio-based products, produced sustainably in a safe and efficient working environment. Mercer is one of the world's largest producers of market pulp and a growing leader in the solid wood product space. Mercer’s large-scale, modern mills produce not only NBSK and NBHK pulp, but also biomass-based green energy and bio-materials. Mercer also operate one of the world’s largest softwood lumber facilities.  The company maximizes stakeholder value and respond to market needs through integrative strategies, modern technology and proficient use of our resources. Mercer's mission is to provide sustainably sourced fibers, renewable energy and chemicals for essential human needs. Mercer’s shares are listed on the NASDAQ Global Market (symbol: MERC)

Resolute Forest Products is a global leader in the forest products industry with a diverse range of products, including market pulp, tissue, wood products, newsprint and specialty papers, which are marketed in close to 70 countries.  The company owns or operates some 40 facilities, as well as power generation assets, in the United States and Canada. Resolute has third-party certified 100% of its managed woodlands to internationally recognized sustainable forest management standards.  The shares of the company trade under the symbol RFP on both the NYSE and the TSX. Resolute has received regional, North American and global recognition for its leadership in corporate social responsibility and sustainable development, as well as for its business practices.