For luxury packaging & graphical end-uses
For luxury packaging & graphical end-uses


MetsäBoard Prime FBB Bright 

MetsäBoard Prime FBB Bright  is a fully coated bleached paperboard with coated back for luxury packaging and graphical end-uses. Our flagship grade combines superb brightness, whiteness and stiffness. Its dashing white look, bluish white shade and excellent printability enhance luxurious designs and special features.

It is available in extensive basis weight range of 170–380 g/m² (8.3–25.6 PT) and it is suitable for offset, gravure, flexo and digital printing. Approved for direct food contact.*

* Country specific limitations may apply.

MetsäBoard PRIME FBB Bright Is Recommended For:

  • Graphic applications
  • Beautycare
  • Pharma and healthcare
  • Chocolate and confectionary
  • Wine and spirits
  • Consumer electronics

Product specifications

Specification language
Product nameMetsäBoard Prime FBB Bright
Product descriptionFully coated bleached paperboard with coated back
MillMetsä Board Kyro
Product typeFolding boxboards, Graphic boards
End useCovers, Cards, Graphic applications, Point-of-sales materials, Beautycare, Healthcare, Consumer electronics, Chocolate and confectionery
Printing methodOffset, Gravure, Flexo, Digital printing
Food contactEU Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, USFDA21CFR§176.170*, USFDA21CFR§176.180*
Paper profileMetsäBoard Prime FBB Bright (pdf)
*Please contact Metsä Board for details of country-specific restrictions and/or limitations.
Open specification PDF


Technical informationSelect unit :
Grammage g/m² 170190210235255270280290305330355380
Bending stiffness CD mNm
Bending stiffness MD mNm
Thickness μm 210260305360400425450475500550600650
Moisture content %
Smoothness top μm
Smoothness back μm 444444444444
Brightness top % 91.591.591.591.591.591.591.591.591.591.591.591.5
Brightness back % 90.590.590.590.590.590.590.590.590.590.590.590.5
Colour CIELAB L* top
Colour CIELAB a* top
Colour CIELAB b* top  -2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8
Colour CIELAB L* back  94.594.594.594.594.594.594.594.594.594.594.594.5
Colour CIELAB a* back
Colour CIELAB b* back  -2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8-2.8
Gloss % 484848484848484848484848
Off-flavour (Robinson test)  <1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1

Folding boxboard range

  • MetsäBoard Classic FBB

  • 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