AustroCel Hallein is a leading producer of high-quality dissolving wood pulp.

AustroCel Hallein is one of the largest manufacturing companies in Austria and employs 240 people at its site in Hallein near Salzburg. The company produces dissolving wood pulp and bio-energy from renewable energy sources. Dissolving wood pulp is the key raw material for the manufacture of viscose staple fibers which are used in textiles (esp. apparel) and are increasingly substituting cotton due to superior sustainability and enhanced functionality. The company also produces specialty grade (high purity) pulp which is used for various chemical applications.