​Light weight with consistent quality
Light weight with consistent quality

MetsäBoard Classic FBB


MetsäBoard Classic FBB is a fully coated folding boxboard for superior production efficiency. This grade combines superior stiffness and yield  with good sensory and hygienic properties, MetsäBoard Classic FBB's consistent quality enables excellent runnability.

It is approved for direct food contact* and available in a basis weight range of 200–340 g/m² (13.8–25.6 PT).

*Country specific limitations may apply.


  • Food and beverages
  • Frozen and chilled food
  • Healthcare
  • General packaging
  • Retail-ready packaging

Product specifications

Specification language
Product nameMetsäBoard Classic FBB
Product descriptionFully coated folding boxboard, hard sized, GC2
Product typeFolding boxboards
End useFoods, Beverages, Frozen food, Healthcare, General packaging, Retail-ready packaging
Printing methodOffset, Flexo, Digital printing
MillMetsä Board Simpele, Metsä Board Kyro
Food contactEU Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, USFDA21CFR§176.170*, USFDA21CFR§176.180*
Paper profileMetsäBoard Classic FBB (pdf)
*Please contact Metsä Board for details of country-specific restrictions and/or limitations.
Open specification PDF


Technical informationSelect unit :
Grammage g/m² 200210225235250260275290315340
Bending stiffness CD mNm
Bending stiffness MD mNm 10.512.
Thickness μm 350375400425450475500550600650
Moisture content %
Smoothness top μm <1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4
Brightness top % 84848484848484848484
Colour CIELAB L* top  93.593.593.593.593.593.593.593.593.593.5
Colour CIELAB a* top
Colour CIELAB b* top
Gloss % 35353535353535353535
Off-flavour (Robinson test)  <1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1

Folding boxboard range

  • MetsäBoard Classic FBB CX

  • MetsäBoard Natural FBB

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB Bright

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB CX

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB CXB

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB CX

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree