Your adhesion partner

About Mercene

We are an innovation company dedicated to solving adhesion challenges in the furniture and flooring industries.

Our mission

Achieving unparalleled product performance.

Our mission is to help our customers achieve unparalleled product performance and efficiency in their manufacturing processes. By leveraging our expertise in photochemistry and coatings technology, we provide solutions that optimize adhesion performance, are uncomplicated to implement, and improve overall yield in the coating cycle.

Our commitment to innovation and customer satisfaction sets us apart, making us the go-to partner for companies looking to stay ahead in a highly competitive furniture and flooring industry.

We are innovators

Customized adhesion solutions.

Since our establishment in 2012 as a spin-off from the KTH Royal Institute of Technology, we have been developing pioneering photochemical solutions that ensure the adhesion of millions of square meters of coated laminate kitchen cabinets, desks, and flooring. 

By working together in the long-term with our customers, we gain valuable insights into their needs and challenges, and can develop customized adhesion solutions that meet or exceed their expectations. This collaborative approach allows both us and our customers to push the boundaries of what is possible in coating technology, resulting in new products, processes, and applications that leads to a competitive advantage in the marketplace


We are dedicated to delivering high-quality products and services to our customers, from production to distribution. Our certified manufacturing partner in Germany has a yearly production capacity of up to 600 tons.


Our development team brings a wealth of experience from both industry and academic research, allowing us to approach problems from a fundamental perspective. Being located in close proximity to KTH The Royal Institute of Technology also gives us access to state-of-the-art analytical tools, enabling us to stay at the forefront of technological innovation.

Sales and licensing

Our primers and surface activators are available for purchase directly from us, or as a complete system through selected coating suppliers. All our customers will obtain a separate direct license to use our intellectual property (IP).


We provide direct support to our licensees and partners to help improve production efficiency and develop new products. 


Mercene Labs AB is a Swedish company with head-quarter and development center located in Stockholm. Salén Group, one of the largest private investors in Sweden, is our lead investor.


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Contact us

For a technical conference.

Contact us for a technical conference or if you have any questions about our applications.

You can send us an message through the contact form, or you can call or email us.