A fully coated OBA-free folding boxboard
A fully coated OBA-free folding boxboard

MetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree – NEW 

MetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree – NEW is a fully coated OBA-free folding boxboard. It has naturally high brightness without optical brighteners and it is approved for direct food contact globally.  MetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree NEW comes with excellent printability and lightweighting opportunities.

MetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree NEW is available in basis weight range of 195–345 g/m² (12.2–24.0 PT).

MetsäBoard PRO FBB OBAfree – NEW Is Recommended For:

  • Food and beverages
  • Frozen and chilled food
  • Foodservice
  • General packaging

Product specifications

Specification language
Product nameMetsäBoard Pro FBB OBAfree NEW
Product descriptionFully coated folding boxboard, hard sized, OBA free
End useFoods, Beverages, Healthcare, Frozen food, Paper plates, Folded trays, Fast food applications, General packaging
Printing methodOffset, Flexo, Digital printing
Food contactEU Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, GB9685, GB4806.8, USFDA21CFR§176.170*, USFDA21CFR§176.180*
MillMetsä Board Husum
*Please contact Metsä Board for details of country-specific restrictions and/or limitations.
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Technical informationSelect unit :
Grammage g/m² 195210220230245255265280290315345
Bending stiffness CD mNm
Bending stiffness MD mNm 8.09.911.313.716.718.620.423.526.532.738.2
Thickness μm 310335360385415435455485505555610
Moisture content %
Smoothness top  <1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4<1.4
Brightness top % 8484848484848484848484
Water absorption top g/m² ≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40
Water absorption middle, back g/m² ≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50
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 Natural FBB - NEW

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB Bright

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB Bright – NEW

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB CX

  • MetsäBoard Prime FBB CXB

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB Bright – NEW

  • MetsäBoard Pro FBB CX