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We are creating green growth

Neova is a Finnish company operating in international markets. Our business operations promote professional growing and home gardening, the construction of attractive and pleasant living environments and the well-being of animals. We provide corporate and consumer customers local fuels and develope products for air and water purification. Neova Group produces peat responsibly in about 200 production areas in Finland, as well as in Sweden and Estonia. The business operations are divided into three divisions:

  • Grow&Care produces home gardening and professional growing media, products for recycling and composting as well as bedding peat.
  • Energy provides its customers local fuels from wood, peat and pellets. The division also manages company’s land and real estate properties and is responsible for Neova’s wind and solar power projects.
  • New Businesses consists of Ventures and Carbons businesses. Ventures aims to create innovative solutions based on i.e. refining peat and other natural materials into entirely new products. Carbons is a forerunner in the growing activated carbon market for air and water purification.

Neova Group in brief

Parent company: Neova Oy

Founded: 1940

Owners:

  • Finnish State ownership 50.1%
  • Suomen Energiavarat Oy 49.9%

Group turnover: approx. 500 MEur

Group employees: approx. 1000

Production:

  • 12 growing media factories
  • 6 pellet factories
  • 1 activated carbon production plant
  • 200 peat production areas in Finland, Sweden and Estonia

Subsidiaries: 

  • Kekkilä-BVB Oy
  • Kekkilä Oy
  • BVB Substrates B.V.
  • G&C Materials Oy
  • Hasselfors Garden AB
  • Kekkilä-BVB Iberia S.L.
  • Kekkilä-BVB Eesti Oü
  • Kekkilä-Brill Substrate GmbH&Co KG
  • G&C Materials Germany GmbH
  • Kekkilä-BVB Germany GmbH
  • Brill France S.A.
  • Neova AB
  • AS Tootsi Turvas
  • Vapo Oy

Countries of operations: 

  • China
  • Estonia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • USA

Watch Neova's story

Our roots are deep in the Finnish and Scandinavian nature and our journey has been full of changes.  We have chosen to follow the green growth path where we want to recycle, purify, renew and grow. Watch the video of Neova's story from the beginning to this day. The length of the video is 12:04. If you can't see the video, please accept cookies.

Our green solutions to secure the essentials for life.

This planet requires healing. We need to secure the essentials for life: clean food, air and water for everyone – while respecting nature and its inhabitants. It is crucial to guard our natural resources and find new ways to circulate them.

We develop new recipes for green growth. Our customers seek ways to improve their business in a sustainable, profitable way. We use the best global expertise and local natural ingredients to feed plants, purify the air and clean water. We create local circular ecosystems that vitalize entire communities and help our customers to exceed their targets.