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Modo Northern Light

Ideal for small and lightweight packages

Modo Northern Light, fully bleached linerboard and fluting

Modo Northern Light is a fully bleached, uncoated white liner suitable for flexo, offset and digital printing and available in a basis weight range of 70-160 g/m².

Ideal for small and lightweight packages, Modo Northern Light has a high whiteness appropriate for applications where cleanliness and purity are important. It is safe for food packaging, provides superb print contrast, and its uncoated surface gives an attractive matt look and tactile feel.

Modo Northern Light opens up many new possibilities for an uncoated linerboard, and can be used for microflute, as a top or reverse-side liner, and also as fluting.

Modo Northern Light is made from fresh fibres, traceable to source in 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.

The Modo Northern Light is recommended for:

  • brand, retail and consumer packaging – especially small or lightweight packs
  • POS solutions
  • foods and beverages
  • beautycare
  • consumer electronics


Product specifications

Specification language
Product nameModo Northern Light
Product descriptionFully bleached uncoated white kraftliner, also as fluting
Product TypeContainerboards
End useRetail and consumer packaging, Point-of-sales materials, Foods, Fast food applications, Beverages, Bags
Printing methodFlexo, Offset, Digital inkjet printing
Food contactEU Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, USFDA21CFR§176.170*, USFDA21CFR§176.180*
MillMetsä Board Husum
Paper profileModo Northern Light (pdf)
* contact Metsa Board for details of restrictions and/or limitations
Open specification PDF


Technical informationSelect unit :
Grammage g/m² 708090100110120130160
Moisture content %
Thickness μm 90100110125135150160200
SCT cd kN/m
Smoothness top ml/min 200200200240240240300370
Brightness top % 8989898989898989
CIE Whiteness  105105105105105105105105
Water absorption top g/m² 2828282828282828
Friction angle ° 2828282828282828
Porosity s 6060606060606060