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Carta Integra  for packaging

Designed especially for high quality packaging and graphics

Carta Integra -folding boxboard (GC1), bleached paperboard

Carta Integra is a fully coated bleached paperboard with coated back, available in a basis weight range of 170-330 g/m² and suitable for offset, gravure, flexo and digital printing.

Carta Integra produces superb print results on both sides and is perfect for the addition of special features. Its high brightness leaves unprinted areas with a clean appearance. Its lightweight construction allows a lower basis weight to be specified without loss of strength and performance.

Ideally suited to sensitive products

The excellent sensory and hygienic properties of Carta Integra make it ideal for sensitive products such as fragrances, toiletries, chocolate and confectionery. It is approved for direct food contact.

Carta Integra is made from fresh fibres, traceably sourced from sustainably managed northern forests. All of Metsä Board’s products are manufactured under the highest environmental and safety standards, and hold PEFC and FSC® chain of custody certification and FSC controlled wood status.

Carta Integra is recommended for:

  • fragrances
  • make-up products
  • toiletries
  • chocolate and confectionery
  • consumer electronics
  • other high-quality packaging
 

Carta Integra for graphics

Ideal for special features

Carta Integra folding boxboard GC1 bleached paperboard for Graphic applications

Carta Integra is a fully coated bleached paperboard with coated back, available in a basis weight range of 170-330 g/m² and suitable for offset, gravure, flexo and digital printing.

In graphics applications Carta Integra produces superb print results on both sides, and is perfect for the addition of special features. It has double coating on one side and blade coating on reverse. Its high brightness leaves unprinted areas with a clean appearance. Lightweight and stiff, Carta Integra provides more yield per tonne.

Carta Integra is made from fresh fibres, traceably sourced from sustainably managed northern forests. All of Metsä Board’s products are manufactured under the highest environmental and safety standards, and hold PEFC and FSC® chain of custody certification and FSC controlled wood status.

Carta Integra is recommended for:

  • cards, covers and calendars
  • directories
  • IT, CD/DVD packs
  • folders
  • advertising and POS materials

 

Product specifications

 
 
Specification language
Features
Product nameCarta Integra
Product descriptionFully coated bleached paperboard with coated back
MillMetsä Board Äänekoski
Product TypeCartonboards, Graphic boards
End useCovers, Cards, Graphic applications, Point-of-sales materials, Beauty and men's care, Consumer electronics, Chocolate and confectionery
Printing methodSheet-fed offset, Gravure, Flexo, Digital printing
Food contactEU Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, USFDA21CFR§176.170*, USFDA21CFR§176.180*
Paper profileCarta Integra (pdf)
* contact Metsa Board for details of restrictions and/or limitations
Open specification PDF

 

Technical informationSelect unit :
Grammage g/m² 170190210235250265285315330
Bending stiffness CD mNm 1.42.53.85.47.08.411.014.016.0
Bending stiffness MD mNm 2.95.18.011.214.517.522.628.833.2
Thickness mm 0.2100.2600.3050.3550.3800.4100.4550.5050.535
Moisture content % 6.06.06.57.07.07.37.67.67.8
Smoothness top μm 0.90.90.90.90.90.90.90.90.9
Smoothness back μm 444444444
Brightness top % 919191919191919191
Brightness back % 90.590.590.590.590.590.590.590.590.5
Colour CIELAB L* top  95.895.895.895.895.895.895.895.895.8
Colour CIELAB a* top  0.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.6
Colour CIELAB b* top  -1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0
Colour CIELAB L* back  95.595.595.595.595.595.595.595.595.5
Colour CIELAB a* back  0.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.60.6
Colour CIELAB b* back  -0.7-0.7-0.7-0.7-0.7-0.7-0.7-0.7-0.7
Gloss % 484848484848484848
Off-flavour (Robinson test)  <1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1
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