M-Real Corporation

Materials

White Top Kraftliners are double coated for smoothness, gloss.

Kemiart Graph+ (115-250 g/mÂ-² / 24-51 lb) and Kemiart Lite+ (130-200 g/m² / 27-41 lb) feature double coating that provides smooth, glossy surface for printability with enhanced ink laydown, color brightness, and detail accuracy. While Kemiart Graph+ has been developed for flexo preprint as well as offset, screen, and water-based inkjet printing, Kemiart Lite+ is designed for flexo...

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Safety & Security Equipment

M-Real's Wallpaper Bases, on Show at Heimtextil 2012, Support the Latest Trends in Design and Sustainability

Many exciting wallpaper design trends are underway, all requiring a base that offers high performance, strength, flexibility and good environmental credentials. M-real, the world's leading producer of wallpaper base, is showing its full Cresta range at Heimtextil 2012 with products that support the latest design and decorating trends, and support sustainability. We are seeing designs that include...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Research Finds M-real's Kemiart Kraftliners Make Strong Corrugated Boxes

Independent tests carried out recently on behalf of M-real Consumer Packaging have confirmed that lighter weight primary fiber-based kraftliners provide better corrugated box compression strength than heavier weight white lined chipboard (WLC) or liners containing recycled fibers. Both cost savings and sustainability benefits can be gained by using stronger and lighter weight kraftliners in...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

M-REAL'S Kemiart Graph Finds Innovative Use in IKEA'S Billy Bookcase

Weight of both bookcase and transit packaging reduced significantly The Ikea Billy Bookcase achieved iconic status last year when it celebrated 30 years in production, with its global success attributed to its simple and adaptable design. Annually, around five million flat-packed bookcase sets are sent from Sweden to Ikea stores all over the world. It can now be revealed that for the last three...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

M-real Shows Carta Elega - a New Cartonboard Designed Especially for Beautycare Applications - and Introduces Its LITE4U Concept at Luxepack 2008

M-real is showing Carta Elega, its new two-side coated folding boxboard designed especially for beautycare and other high quality packaging and graphical applications, at Luxepack 2008 in Monaco. Already creating a stir in the market for its excellent surface properties and printability, Carta Elega is one of a new generation of lighter weight boards that offer cost and environmental benefits....

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Materials

Wet Strength Label Papers target beverage market.

Suited for glass or PET bottles that could be returned for recycling, Simcastor Label WS supercalendered label and Simcastor Label WSE linen embossed label offer full wet-strength in manufacturing process and chiller cabinets in wholesale and retail environments. They come in basis weights of 70, 75, and 80 g/mÂ-² and are suitable for printing by sheet-fed offset, gravure, and flexo methods....

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Non-Industrial Products

Major Milestone Reached in Kemiart Coated White Top Liner Production

M-real has reached a major milestone with the production of the two millionth tonne of its Kemiart coated white top kraftliner. The achievement was celebrated with M-real's customers January 23rd at the Kemiart Liners Mill in Finland. Kraftliner production started at Kemi in 1971. In 1990 the company upgraded its processing and invested in a coating unit, with production of coated white top...

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Packaging Products & Equipment

M-ClReal Presents 2007 Kemiart Forerunner Award to Veuve icquot Ponsardin and Its Packaging Supplier, Seyfert Champagne

The Kemiart Forerunner 2007 Award has been presented by M-real Consumer Packaging to the French champagne producer, Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin (VCP) and its supplier, Seyfert Packaging Champagne. The prize was awarded for VCP's two different corrugated packages, one of which is for six CellarBoxes containing champagne bottles and the other is for is for a set of a champagne bottle and cooler....

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Materials

Packaging Paper is suited for rotogravure printing.

Available in weights from 25-55 lb, Simcastor Flex is single-side coated supercalendered bleached kraft paper used for rotogravure and flexo printing. A safe packaging material, Simcastor Flex is FDA-approved for food packaging and manufactured according to HACCP hygiene standards. Simcastor Flex ES is formulated for packaging that requires extra stiffness.

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Materials

White Top Kraftliners are double coated for smoothness, gloss.

Kemiart Graph+ (115-250 g/mÂ-² / 24-51 lb) and Kemiart Lite+ (130-200 g/m² / 27-41 lb) feature double coating that provides smooth, glossy surface for printability with enhanced ink laydown, color brightness, and detail accuracy. While Kemiart Graph+ has been developed for flexo preprint as well as offset, screen, and water-based inkjet printing, Kemiart Lite+ is designed for flexo...

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Safety & Security Equipment

M-Real's Wallpaper Bases, on Show at Heimtextil 2012, Support the Latest Trends in Design and Sustainability

Many exciting wallpaper design trends are underway, all requiring a base that offers high performance, strength, flexibility and good environmental credentials. M-real, the world's leading producer of wallpaper base, is showing its full Cresta range at Heimtextil 2012 with products that support the latest design and decorating trends, and support sustainability. We are seeing designs that include...

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Company News

M-real Has Signed UN Global Compact's CEO Water Mandate

Part of MetsÃ-¤liitto Group, M-real Corporation's business is based on sustainability. For example, the company has in recent years actively developed lightweight board and paper products which are produced with less fiber, water and energy. As a natural step in the company's effort to decrease water and energy usage, M-real has now signed UN Global Compact's CEO Water Mandate which...

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Company News

M-real Plans to Invest Approximately EUR 30 (USD 40.9) Million to Expand Capacity at Äänekoski and Kyröskoski Mills

M-real Corporation, part of MetsÃ-¤liitto Group, plans to increase the annual folding boxboard capacity of Äänekoski and Kyröskoski mills in total by about 70,000 metric tons (77,160 tons). The combined value of the planned investments in Äänekoski and Kyröskoski is approximately EUR 30 (USD 40.9) million. The Kyroskoski investment is planned to be...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Research Finds M-real's Kemiart Kraftliners Make Strong Corrugated Boxes

Independent tests carried out recently on behalf of M-real Consumer Packaging have confirmed that lighter weight primary fiber-based kraftliners provide better corrugated box compression strength than heavier weight white lined chipboard (WLC) or liners containing recycled fibers. Both cost savings and sustainability benefits can be gained by using stronger and lighter weight kraftliners in...

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Company News

Kemiart Liners Mill Investment

M-real invests approximately EUR 16 million at Kemiart Liners mill - a final decision made regarding EUR 26 million investments in Simpele M-real Corporation, part of MetsÃ-¤liitto Group, has decided to invest at the Kemiart Liners mill by modernizing the coating section. Through the investment M-real focuses more on the coated grades and improves the product quality. The investment will be...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

M-REAL'S Kemiart Graph Finds Innovative Use in IKEA'S Billy Bookcase

Weight of both bookcase and transit packaging reduced significantly The Ikea Billy Bookcase achieved iconic status last year when it celebrated 30 years in production, with its global success attributed to its simple and adaptable design. Annually, around five million flat-packed bookcase sets are sent from Sweden to Ikea stores all over the world. It can now be revealed that for the last three...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

M-real Shows Carta Elega - a New Cartonboard Designed Especially for Beautycare Applications - and Introduces Its LITE4U Concept at Luxepack 2008

M-real is showing Carta Elega, its new two-side coated folding boxboard designed especially for beautycare and other high quality packaging and graphical applications, at Luxepack 2008 in Monaco. Already creating a stir in the market for its excellent surface properties and printability, Carta Elega is one of a new generation of lighter weight boards that offer cost and environmental benefits....

Read More »
Materials

Wet Strength Label Papers target beverage market.

Suited for glass or PET bottles that could be returned for recycling, Simcastor Label WS supercalendered label and Simcastor Label WSE linen embossed label offer full wet-strength in manufacturing process and chiller cabinets in wholesale and retail environments. They come in basis weights of 70, 75, and 80 g/mÂ-² and are suitable for printing by sheet-fed offset, gravure, and flexo methods....

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