Metsä Board at Heimtextil 2014

Metsä Board emphasises sustainability of Cresta wallpaper base range,
on show at Heimtextil 2014, Hall 3.1., Stand B 36

Metsä Board, the world’s leading producer of wallpaper base, is emphasising the sustainability of its extensive Cresta range at Heimtextil 2014. The Cresta range includes duplex and simplex wallpaper base as well as non-woven products, made at Metsä Board’s Kyro mill which holds both PEFC® and FSC® chain-of-custody certification. The company also fulfils the obligations of the EU Timber Regulation and US Lacey Act, which prohibit the placing and trading of illegally harvested timber and timber products on the market.

“Sustainability is high on the agenda of leading retailers in the home décor market. We can supply them with a product based on renewable and traceable fresh forest fibres, and which uses bioenergy in production,” says Olli Haaranoja, VP, Head of Wallpaper business unit. “The Cresta range is also supremely adaptable to current wallpaper trends, ideal for textured wallpapers as well as printed patterns.”

The full range of Metsä Board wallpaper bases includes:
Cresta D – Uncoated peelable and spongeable wallpaper base
Cresta D OBA – Uncoated peelable and spongeable FWA-containing wallpaper base
Cresta D1 – Single-coated peelable and spongeable wallpaper base
Cresta D2 – Double-coated peelable and washable wallpaper base
Cresta M – Single-layer mechanical wallpaper base
Cresta MB – Single-layer high-bulk mechanical wallpaper base
Cresta NG – Uncoated wood-containing non-woven
Cresta NGX – Both sides coated wood-containing non-woven
Cresta NG2 – Triple-coated wood-containing non-woven

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For further information, please contact Metsä Board:
Olli Haaranoja, VP , Head of Kyro wallpaper business unit
Mobile: +358 (0)50 5987850
E-mail: olli.haaranoja(at)metsagroup.com

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