A fully coated bleached paperboard
A fully coated bleached paperboard

MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright 


MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright  is a fully coated bleached paperboard with white back. It is a lightweight and stiff multipurpose board. Thanks to its high brightness on top and reverse MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright provides an ideal base for special finishing effects. It has excellent sensory properties for sensitive premium products and it is approved for direct food contact.*

MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright is available in a basis weight range of 180–350 g/m² (10.2–24.0 PT) and suitable for offset, gravure, flexo and digital printing as well as for litholamination.

*Country specific limitations may apply.


MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright is recommended for

  • Chocolate and confectionery
  • Food
  • Pharma and healthcare
  • Beautycare
  • Wine and spirits
  • Consumer electronics
  • Graphic applications
  • Point-of-sales materials

Product specifications


Specification language
Product nameMetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright
Product descriptionFully coated bleached paperboard with white back
MillMetsä Board Äänekoski, Metsä Board Husum, Metsä Board Kyro
Product typeFolding boxboards, Graphic boards
End useChocolate and confectionery, Foods, Beverages, Healthcare, Beautycare, Consumer electronics, Graphic applications, Covers, Cards, Point-of-sales materials
Printing methodOffset, Gravure, Flexo, Digital printing
Food contactEU Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, USFDA21CFR§176.170*, USFDA21CFR§176.180*
Paper profileMetsäBoard Pro 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 180195220230245255265280290320350
Bending stiffness CD mNm
Bending stiffness MD mNm 5.27.811.013.516.518.420.223.326.332.538.0
Thickness μm 260305355385415435455485505555610
Moisture content %
Smoothness top μm
Brightness top % 9191919191919191919191
Colour CIELAB L* top  95.895.895.895.895.895.895.895.895.895.895.8
Colour CIELAB a* top
Colour CIELAB b* top  -1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0-1.0
Gloss % 4848484848484848484848
Off-flavour (Robinson test)  <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 CX

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree