• MetsäBoard Classic FBB

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  • MetsäBoard Natural FBB

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB Bright

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB CX

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB CXB

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB CX

MetsäBoard Prime FBB

For smart, sophisticated brand packaging

MetsäBoard Prime FBB - fully coated bleached paperboard

MetsäBoard Prime FBB is a fully coated bleached paperboard with coated back, available in a basis weight range of 205-380g/m² and suitable for offset, gravure, flexo and digital printing.

MetsäBoard Prime FBB provides premium print quality with superior visual smoothness. The blade coating on the reverse adds to its versatility for smart, brand packaging applications. MetsäBoard Prime FBB has high brightness and a blue-white shade on both sides, adding to its suitability for fragrances and beautycare products.

Resilience and beauty combined

MetsäBoard Prime FBB has excellent stiffness, making strong cartons that keep their shape in transit and on the shelf. Its lightweight construction allows a lower basis weight to be specified without loss of strength and performance.

MetsäBoard Prime FBB is made from fresh fibres, traceably sourced in sustainably managed northern forests. All of Metsä Board’s products are manufactured under the highest environmental and safety standards, and hold PEFCTM and FSC® chain of custody certification.

 

METSÄBOARD PRIME FBB is recommended for:

  • fragrances
  • makeup products
  • toiletries
  • hair colouring products
  • healthcare
  • promotional displays
  • graphic applications

 

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Product specifications

 
 
Specification language
Features
Product nameMetsäBoard Prime FBB
Product descriptionFully coated bleached paperboard with coated back
Product typeFolding boxboards, Graphic boards
End useBeauty and men's care, Healthcare, Covers, Cards, Graphic applications, Point-of-sales materials
Printing methodOffset, Gravure, Flexo, Digital printing
MillMetsä Board Kyro
Food contactEU Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, USFDA21CFR§176.170*, USFDA21CFR§176.180*
Paper profileMetsäBoard Prime FBB (pdf)
* contact Metsa Board for details of restrictions and/or limitations
Open specification PDF

 

Technical informationSelect unit :
Grammage g/m² 205230255270280290305330355380
Bending stiffness CD mNm 3.35.58.19.710.712.013.416.319.222.0
Bending stiffness MD mNm 6.511.016.219.421.424.026.831.937.442.5
Thickness μm 290350400425450475500550600650
Moisture content % 7.58.08.08.58.58.58.59.09.09.0
Smoothness top μm 0.80.80.80.80.80.80.80.80.80.8
Smoothness back μm 4444444444
Brightness top % 89898989898989898989
Brightness back % 88888888888888888888
Colour CIELAB L* top  94.594.594.594.594.594.594.594.594.594.5
Colour CIELAB a* top  1.21.21.21.21.21.21.21.21.21.2
Colour CIELAB b* top  -1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8
Colour CIELAB L* back  93.593.593.593.593.593.593.593.593.593.5
Colour CIELAB a* back  1.21.21.21.21.21.21.21.21.21.2
Colour CIELAB b* back  -1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8-1.8
Gloss % 50505050505050505050
Off-flavour (Robinson test)  <1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1<1
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