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Purity and safety to go


MetsäBoard Natural FSB Cup

MetsäBoard Natural FSB Cup is an uncoated food service board, available in a basis weight range of 185–310 g/m² (9.8–17.7 PT) and suitable for offset and flexo printing.
MetsäBoard Natural FSB Cup gives a more natural look and feel. It offers reliable performance on the press and good formability into hot and cold cups. It is ideal for ice cream cups and containers. MetsäBoard Natural FSB Cup is available uncoated or with a PE-extrusion coating for additional barrier properties. It is hard-sized to prevent edge penetration by moisture.

Combined safety and sustainability
MetsäBoard Natural FSB Cup uses raw materials that are traceable, safe and approved for food contact. It is made from fresh fibres, sourced from sustainably managed northern forests. All of Metsä Board’s products are manufactured under the highest environmental and safety standards, and hold PEFC™ and FSC® chain of custody certification.

  • Hot and cold drink cups 
  • Ice cream cups and containers
  • Bowls, trays and containers

Product specifications

Specification language
Product nameMetsäBoard Natural FSB Cup
Product descriptionFood service board, uncoated, hard sized, OBA free
MillMetsä Board Husum
End useHot and cold drink cups, Ice cream cups and containers, Bowls, trays and containers
Printing methodOffset, Flexo
Food contactEU Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004, GB9685, GB4806.8, USFDA21CFR§176.170*, USFDA21CFR§176.180*
Paper profileMetsäBoard Natural FSB Cup (pdf)
*Please contact Metsä Board for details of country-specific restrictions and/or limitations.
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Technical informationSelect unit :
Grammage g/m² 185200215235260285310
Thickness μm 250275300330370410450
Bending stiffness CD mNm
Bending stiffness MD mNm
Moisture content %
Roughness ml/min 450450450450500500500
Brightness top % 82828282828282
Water absorption middle g/m² ≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40≤40
Water absorption top, back g/m² ≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50≤50
Stretch CD %
Off-flavour (Robinson test)  <1<1<1<1<1<1<1

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