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Innovate. Lead the way to a more economical and sustainable future by creating innovative ways to produce and utilize biomaterials while also developing methods to reduce and reuse renewable materials. Manage environmental impacts in engineering, manufacturing, processing and packaging with a career in renewable materials and sustainable biomaterials.

The Master of Forest Biomaterials (MFB) is an online master’s degree option tailored to professionals working in chemical engineering or process engineering who want to specialize in green technologies specific to the pulp and paper industry, biofuels, feedstock, wood fiber products and other aspects of the bio-industrial field. This advanced degree may give you the competitive edge required to secure sustainable materials jobs in North Carolina and across the nation.

Common employers in the sustainable biomaterials industry include but are not limited to:

  • Westrock
  • International Paper
  • Novozymes
  • Georgia Pacific
  • Domtar
  • Dow Chemical Company
  • Eastman Chemical Company
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Sonoco
  • Cascades
  • Solenis
  • Nalco Ecolab
  • Evergreen Packaging
  • ABB
  • Kimberly Clark
  • New Indy Containerboard
  • Packaging Corporation of America

Job Titles

The Online Master of Forest Biomaterials degree program is carefully designed to prepare working professionals for career advancement in sustainable biomaterials jobs. Our graduates often find employment working positions with the following job titles:

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