BillerudKorsnäs Strong, Light and Renewable Creative Packaging Solutions

BillerudKorsnäs is a leading provider of strong, light, renewable and recyclable packaging materials.

Together with worldwide brand-owners, converters and packaging partners, the company creates smarter packaging solutions that increase profits, excite millions of consumers and contribute to a sustainable future for generations to come.

Fibre-based kraft and sack packaging paper

The packaging paper business area offers customers technically advanced primary fibre-based kraft and sack paper, as well as smart solutions in function, design and material choice.

All grades are strong and have excellent printability and runability that contribute to increased conversion process productivity for customers.

The packaging paper business area is divided into the following:

  • Sack paper: sacks for building material and chemicals
  • Kraft paper: bags for flour, sugar, grain, bread and shopping / grocery bags
  • FibreForm: different thermoforming packages
  • Kraft paper: medical applications
  • Market pulp

High-quality fibre board for beverages and consumer goods

The consumer board business area develops and sells high-quality board made from primary fibre to several segments, including beverages and consumer goods, which demand efficient, attractive and functional packaging.

The business area also provides a delivery service and application expertise solutions.

The consumer board business is consists of two business segments:

  • Liquid packaging board
  • Carton board: material for consumer packaging

Strong, hygienic corrugated container board

Corrugated board is one of the most commonly used packaging materials in the world. Most consumer goods are packed in corrugated boxes in transit. The container board business area offers container board made from primary fibre, which meets stringent demands on strength, hygiene and printing.

Advice on packaging optimisation helps brand owners identify the right packaging for items and logistics chains.

The container board business area includes:

  • Liner: coated and uncoated
  • Fluting

Logistics and solutions services for packaging

BillerudKorsnäs has an extensive knowledge of how packaging should be designed and constructed for the task in hand.

Through the company’s extensive range of solution services, customers, brand-owners and packaging designers are helped to identify the best packaging for their products and logistics.

Working exclusively with BillerudKorsnäs’ own material, the company considers everything from design, sustainability, efficient production and transport optimisation to consumer behaviour and how the packaging can contribute to the marketing of goods.

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+46 8 553 335 00 www.billerudkorsnas.com

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26 May 2015

BillerudKorsnäs has launched its first campaign to raise brand awareness and boost its market profile.

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6 November 2012

Malongo Coffee supplies the world’s coffee lovers with fair trade coffee and eco-coffee. Korsnäs supplies the packaging industry with climate-smart, paper-based packaging material.

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6 November 2012

A major continuous upgrading of Korsnäs White has yielded two results so far. The whiteness is increased on both sides of the board and the weight has been reduced.

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6 November 2012

Two new Korsnäs products add a dimension to packaging - they are unusual to the touch. If mere visual impact doesn't quite cut it, more customers are looking to a multisensory communication in packaging.

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6 November 2012

As one of the first companies in the Swedish forest industry, Korsnäs has introduced complete EPDs for its range of products.

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21 August 2011

Innovia Films, the global manufacturer of BOPP and cellulose films used in the packaging and labels industries, has been honoured with an Environmental Leadership Award at the 2011 Chemical Industry Association (CIA) awards. The Environmental Leadership Award is presented to the company

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21 August 2011

Innovia Films manufactures cellulose-based renewable and compostable filmic solutions that offer the necessary oxygen and moisture barrier properties required for dried foods. Now these NatureFlex™ films have been scientifically tested and also proven to provide an effective barrie

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7 June 2011

Innovia Films' transparent, compostable cellulose-based material, NatureFlex™ NVS, has been chosen by a consortium of three Dutch exporters, to pack their range of flower bulbs. This pouch pack is a tri-part lamination construction of NatureFlex NVS to paper and PLA and was develop

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28 March 2011

Innovia Films, the leading international producer of speciality BOPP and cellulose substrates, has launched a new corporate website at www.innoviafilms.com. The new design features updated content and provides customers with all the relevant product information they may require such as

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28 March 2011

Innovia Films will exhibit at Interpack in hall 9 at stand G03. Innovia Films is a major international producer of biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) and cellulose (Cellophane™) films, with production sites in the UK, the US, Belgium and Australia. Our transparent, metallised

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10 March 2011

Innovia Films, the world leading, innovative producer of speciality BOPP and cellulose substrates for a variety of labelling techniques, has launched a new range of films suitable for linerless label applications, Rayoface™ NB. Working in partnership with leading machine and techno

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13 December 2010

Innovia Films' high-barrier compostable cellulose-based material, NatureFlex™, has been chosen by organic food wholesaler Infinity Foods to wrap its range of snack packs. Transparent NatureFlex was launched in 2008 and offers not only compostability, but also a moisture barrier ap

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25 November 2010

Innovia Films will launch a new grade of NatureFlex™ at Emballage 2010 in Paris. Visit us at stand #6C110. The new film, NatureFlex N913, comprises NatureFlex together with a proprietary sealant layer and it is the first of a brand new family of NatureFlex products, which will further i

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28 October 2010

Boulder Canyon™ Natural Foods, a leading North American snack food manufacturer, has introduced a renewable, fully compostable pack for its line of all natural kettle-cooked potato chips. The innovative packaging has been gaining attention because it looks, feels and sounds the same as

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15 September 2010

Innovia Films has launched its high barrier NatureFlex™ range of renewable and compostable cellulose-based packaging films for the North American market. The new films, NatureFlex NKR and NKA, manufactured in Tecumseh, Kansas, provide the highest moisture barriers of any transparent bio-film

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18 July 2010

The Packaging Impact Design Award (PIDA) France has widened its scope after extending an invitation to The European Institute for Packaging Technology (Esepac), which joined the other university that had participated previously, IUT in Reims. Esepac was the winning institution at an event and awa

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18 July 2010

Snacks have become a natural part of seeing a film and cinemas are attractive advertising locations for brands to be seen in. Besides easy handling, the PortaSnack™ packaging solution offers a branding opportunity – in this case for Empire Cinemas and Robinsons Fruit Shoot drinks. "The desig

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18 July 2010

A helpful office aid and an attractive advertising space – that's how Terminic promotes its wall calendars. The first calendar, a clever design featuring a corporate advert and a three-month calendar, was developed way back in 1937 for Unterweser Reederei in Bremen, Germany. Aside from a WWII war

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18 July 2010

In the 2010 Opticom Brand Tracking Survey for Consumer Packaging, the Korsnäs brand emerges as a contender. In three of the most important markets – France, Germany and the UK – Korsnäs ranks among the top brands*. The forest, pulp and paper industry has traditionally not bee

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18 July 2010

The Smurfit Kappa companies in Sweden comprise every single link in the packaging value chain. Smurfit Kappa in Nybro uses Korsnäs Design for its most discerning customers. Deep in the endless, beautiful forests of south-east Sweden is Nybro. Within a 20km radius, you can find 15

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6 June 2010

Innovia Films has expanded its high barrier NatureFlex™ range of biodegradable and compostable cellulose-based packaging films. The new high barrier films include a lustrous metallised version, NatureFlex NKM, a range of brightly coloured films, NatureFlex NKC and a solid white fi

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26 April 2010

Innovia Films' metallised, biodegradable material, NatureFlex™, has been selected by major confectionery manufacturer, Cadbury, to wrap its Flake brand in Australasia. NatureFlex™ NM is a cellulose-based, biodegradable film, manufactured from renewable wood pulp, metallised in-house and

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24 March 2010

Innovia Films' metallised, biodegradable material, NatureFlex™ NM, has been selected by British confectionery manufacturer Thorntons to wrap its new Melts brand. NatureFlex NM is a cellulose-based, biodegradable film, manufactured from renewable wood pulp, metallised in-house and s

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24 March 2010

If there is such a thing as a galaxy of whisky brands, then the brightest shining star is Chivas Regal 12 year old. The first true luxury premium blended Scotch whisky in the world, and still the world's most prestigious, it sells over 30 million bottles a year. Although Chivas Brother

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24 March 2010

Once again, ingenious packaging ideas demonstrated the diversity of carton - probably the most sustainable of all packaging materials. At the Pro Carton awards the winner in the Beverage category was a straightforward box with clean lines to display the decanter, while at the same time retaining

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24 March 2010

The unbeatable combination of authentic ingredients, a good splash of imagination and plenty of flair has proved to be a winning recipe for Hotel Chocolat in the UK and beyond. Starting as a mail order catalogue business, the company now stretches from its own cocoa estate in St Lucia to more tha

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24 March 2010

In the midst of a financial crisis in hard-hit Latvia, MÁDARA has built a strong cosmetics brand. Today they have 30 employees, operate three shops in Riga and export products to 20 countries. The message is emotional and the products are based on the natural flora of the Baltic region. The

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24 March 2010

TINE, Norway's largest dairy group, was experiencing problems with shelf life and off-flavours in its milk, and asked its packaging partner Elopak to develop a milk packaging solution with a better, more environmentally sound light barrier. Elopak studied the entire concept, evaluating various ca

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24 March 2010

With 180 participants, November 2009's edition of the Korsnäs Packaging Impact Design Awards at the Hochschule der Medien in Stuttgart set a new record. The students contributed top-quality entries, and the theme of luxury and sustainability engaged the audience long after the official progr

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25 February 2010

Innovia Films has gained CarbonNeutral® certification for its full range of cellulose-based NatureFlex™ coated biodegradable and compostable packaging films. The certification was achieved following an independent assessment of the CO2 emissions produced in the manufacture of

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1 February 2010

Innovia Films' high barrier compostable material NatureFlex™ NK has been selected by Dutch company Amigos International to wrap its new range of Ananda fair trade, organic dark chocolate from Ecuador. Available in five mouth-watering flavours with a minimum of 70% cocoa conten

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22 November 2009

Today's customers are aware. They are used to placing personal demands on brands, and they are sensitive to how brands handle their environmental responsibility. A typical tell-tale sign is the packaging because packaging is not only about design and function, it's also about the management of th

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22 November 2009

Quality Meals identified a gap in the market: main-course quiches to meet the needs of families. Now they have the right pack for the product, too. What was once a problem is now an advantage – with the new pack sales shot up over 400% in six months. An appetising, smart design made of Korsn&

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22 November 2009

Were you born with a silver spoon in your mouth? A teaspoon is enough. If so, you can purchase De Jaeger snail caviar: "A taste sensation that evokes a sense of walking in the forest after the rain, with hints of mushroom and moss," says Dominique Pierru, owner of the snail farm in France. The el

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19 November 2009

Packaging is becoming more and more important to any brand. In fact, the package is often your only salesperson in a self-service environment. The package determines how well you can protect your product during transportation, achieve shelf impact in the store, communicate your brand and offer fu

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19 November 2009

Pharmaceuticals and premium products like cosmetics, hair colouring, chocolate and tobacco have long been Edelmann's specialities. Now they are taking the next step, showing what they can do with innovative boxes for luxury beverages. The campaign seeks to open doors to wine and spirits brand own

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2 November 2009

A Canadian company, Nature's Farm™, has chosen sustainable and compostable NatureFlex™ from Innovia Films to wrap its range of gourmet pasta products. Founded in 1987 in Steinbach, Manitoba, Nature's Farm is a family-owned business with a poultry operation producing eggs. In

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8 October 2009

Korsnäs Gävle is replacing its evaporator plant. The new plant will reduce oil consumption by almost 50%, cutting CO2 emissions by an equivalent amount. The total value of the investment is SEK 570 million. The new plant is beginning to take shape. This afternoon a ship ar

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27 September 2009

Innovia Films' high barrier compostable cellulose-based material, NatureFlex™ NK, has been chosen by an Italian producer, New Factor, to wrap its range of organic nuts and dried fruit – Mister Nut Bio. NatureFlex NK was launched in 2008 and offers not only biodegradability and comp

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6 September 2009

A Canadian company, Dr Vie, has chosen sustainable and compostable NatureFlex™ from Innovia Films to wrap its entire range of nutritional 'superfood' products. Based in Montréal, Québec, Dr Vie is a family-owned business managed by a mother and daughter team. A family his

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8 June 2009

Innovia Films' biodegradable and compostable material, NatureFlex NE30, has been chosen to flow-wrap Vegware's natural starch cutlery sets. NatureFlex was an obvious solution for the packaging in this application as the film begins life as a natural product – wood - and breaks down at t

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26 May 2009

Commercial production has started on a new cellulose film manufacturing line at Innovia Films' Wigton site in the UK. The €10 million investment for the new machine was agreed two years ago and will replace two existing production lines that have been in operation since the late 1

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12 May 2009

Innovia Films' compostable cellulose-based packaging film, NatureFlex™, has been put to the test by the UK's leading consumer body and passed with flying colours. In the May edition of Which? Gardening magazine, five compostable materials used in supermarket packaging were tested

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19 April 2009

Innovia Films' high-barrier, compostable, cellulose-based material NatureFlex™ NK has been chosen by an Austrian producer, Sonnentor, to wrap its range of herbs and spices. NatureFlex NK was launched in 2008 and offers not only biodegradability and compostability, but also a moist

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1 April 2009

The winners of the 2009 Flexible Packaging Achievement Awards (sponsored by the Flexible Packaging Association) were announced recently in Florida and NatureFlex™ from Innovia Films was an integral part of the entry, honoured with two gold awards. The multi award-winning entry is t

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26 March 2009

Innovia Films’ biodegradable and compostable packaging film NatureFlex™ has been chosen by the ethical handmade cosmetics company Lush to wrap its range of ‘Happy Easter’ gift eggs. The hollow eggs, available in two varieties (Pink – Candy Fluff Egg and Yellow – Honey Bee Egg) are

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8 March 2009

Innovia Films is pleased to introduce the latest addition to its Propaream™ range: a peelable transparent reamwrap film, Propaream T710P, designed to respond to the requirements of the small office home office (SOHO) market. Transparent filmic wrap for cut-size paper is a continuin

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22 February 2009

Innovia Films’ biodegradable and compostable flexible material, NatureFlex™, has been chosen for a new range of organic, mostly raw nutrition bars produced in the USA. Based in San Diego, California, the GoodOnYa concept was founded by former Olympic athlete Kris Fillat. It began f

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3 February 2009

Innovia Films’ sustainable and compostable packaging film NatureFlex™ has been chosen by Twinings to wrap one of its major tea products, Everyday. Founded in 1706, Twinings’ high quality teas are enjoyed today in more than 100 countries around the globe. The shift to metallised Nat

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10 November 2008

Innovia Films’ renewable and compostable packaging film, NatureFlex™ has been chosen by Nestlé UK to wrap one of its signature confectionery brands: Quality Street. Having supplied Nestlé UK for many years with its coloured Cellophane™ products, Innovia Films was keen to meet

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5 November 2008

Innovia Films’ next generation of its flexible, compostable film, NatureFlex™ was officially launched today at the European Bioplastics Conference in Berlin. The new film, NatureFlex NK, offers not only biodegradability and compostability, but also a moisture barrier approaching that of

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13 October 2008

Innovia Films’ biodegradable and compostable material, NatureFlex™, is helping a Californian company, Guayaki, in its bid to achieve the ‘greenest’ packaging possible for its Yerba Mate organic tea products. Guayaki (Gwy-uh-KEE) was founded by Alex Pryor and David Karr in 1997. Th

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8 September 2008

Innovia Films has launched its first range of ‘breathable’ biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) film, PropaFresh P2G and P2GAF. This range of specific permeable, non-perforated films is the direct result of work carried out at Innovia Films’ own research and development facility.

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7 September 2008

Innovia Films’ fast seal coated high barrier film, Propafilm FFX26, is being used by Manor Bakeries to wrap its newest product development – Mr Kipling Cake Bites. Part of Innovia Films’ fast flexible films (FFF) range, Propafilm FFX, a biaxially oriented polypropylene (BOPP) material i

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28 July 2008

Innovia Films’ biodegradable and compostable flexible material, NatureFlex™ has been chosen as part of the packaging for a new range of all natural, organic dog biscuits produced in the USA. Based in Stockton Springs, Maine, Barkwheats™ Dog Biscuits was founded in November 2007 by Chris

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6 June 2008

Multi award-winning Welsh artisan organic flour producer, Bacheldre Watermill, has chosen Innovia Film’s biodegradable and compostable material, NatureFlex™, to add the finishing touch to its stylish flour packaging. Previously using a foil-based label, Bacheldre Watermill was deli

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16 May 2008

Innovia Films' leading biodegradable, compostable, flexible film – NatureFlex™ has scooped prizes at two major packaging awards held recently. First, was the prestigious 20th DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation. The annual DuPont Awards is the industry's longest running, indepen

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18 April 2008

Innovia Films' biodegradable, compostable NatureFlex™ film is being used as part of the packaging for a leading British cereal producer’s organic range. Jordans has adopted new bags for the recent relaunch of its organic muesli and granola cereal. The innovative packs have been dev

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17 April 2008

Innovia Films' biodegradable packaging material, NatureFlex™, is helping a raw snack food company – Superfood Snacks - to fulfill its ideal for natural eco-friendly sustainable bags to package their first product, Chocolate Goji Treats. They are a synergistically balanced fusion o

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7 April 2008

Coven Egidio S.n.c. will participate to Beauty World trade show in Dubai, UAE. The company will showcase for the first time the new manual perfume filling machine model MD 07. This is the second year of participation to the growing show in Dubai, where Coven has a wide customer base and

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7 April 2008

Coven Egidio S.n.c. will partecipate to COSMOPROF 2008 trade show in Bologna Italy. The company will showcase for the first time the new manual perfume filling machine model MD 07 and the new automatic dip tube cutting machine model SPEEDCUT PRO 08. This new addition to the company mac

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28 March 2008

Innovia Films will be showcasing its full range of NatureFlex™, one of the market leading biodegradable and compostable flexible packaging materials, at Bioplastics in Packaging – Interpack 2008. "Consumers are becoming increasingly concerned about the perceived environmental impac

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28 March 2008

Innovia Films' biodegradable packaging material NatureFlex™ is being used by the American company, Askinosie Chocolate, as the inner wrap for its range of small-batch produced premium chocolate. Based in Springfield, Missouri, Askinosie Chocolate was founded by lawyer turned chocol

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28 March 2008

At Bioplastics in Packaging - Interpack 2008, Innovia Films will be launching a new grade of NatureFlex™ film, NVR. NatureFlex is one of the market leading biodegradable and compostable flexible films for packaging and labels. NatureFlex NVR belongs to the second generation of Inno

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28 March 2008

Innovia Films is pleased to introduce the latest addition to its Propaream™ portfolio: an easy-open packaging film, Propaream T710EO, designed to address the need for increased consumer convenience in the fast moving cut-size paper market. Transparent filmic wrap for cut-size paper

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31 January 2008

Innovia Films has achieved CarbonZero status on its full range of NatureFlex™ coated biodegradable and compostable packaging films through the implementation of carbon-reduction schemes. NatureFlex is one of the few packaging materials that has been tested to and complies with the

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23 April 2007

Coven Egidio's La1 automatic filling crimping machine is now a state-of-the-art unit sold in over 15 different countries all over the world, producing most of the biggest name perfumery products. Italian, French and US brands use our unit for automatic filling, pump fitting, pre-crimping, crimpin

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20 October 2006

Innovia Films has launched a totally new biodegradable and compostable film for fresh food applications. NatureFlex NVS has been specifically developed to provide improved dimensional stability under chill conditions. This high gloss film with enhanced transparency has inherent anti-sta

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30 March 2006

The first metallised biodegradable film suitable for both industrial and home composting has been introduced by Innovia Films. NatureFlex NM is a unique cellulose-based film, manufactured from renewable wood pulp and metallised in-house. It has been tested to, and passed, the

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2 March 2006

One of the leading European producers of hygienic tampons TOSAMA has switched to using film which will biodegrade in waste water to wrap its tampons. NatureFlex NE30, from Innovia Films, is one of a small number of packaging materials which meets the criteria of the Miti Test (ISO 14851

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17 February 2006

Innovia Films has developed a new vibrant blue Cellophane™ film for wrapping fresh yeast to help bakers avoid product contamination. The new film - Cellophane™ LMSCi - is designed to be used to wrap large blocks of yeast. The colour has been developed so that should a

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17 February 2006

Innovia Films is expanding its market leading range of "squeezable" label facestock films. The latest development is Rayoface™ WZPA, a high performance white pigmented film, designed for demanding applications requiring resilient conformability on flexible containers.

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22 January 2006

A new transparent packaging film has been developed by Innovia Films that strikes at the heart of current paper industry concerns about sustainability. NatureFlex™ 42NE-RW is a unique biodegradable and compostable film manufactured from renewable wood pulp, sourced exclusively from

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Regional Offices

BillerudKorsnäs

Box 703

169 27 Solna

Sweden

+46 8 553 335 00 www.billerudkorsnas.com
BillerudKorsnäs AB PUBL DMCC Branch

P.O. Box 121072

2405, Liwa Heights, Cluster W

Jumeirah Lake Towers

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

+971 4 458 0022 +971 4 458 1188
BillerudKorsnäs Germany GmbH

Stadtdeich 5

20097 Hamburg

Germany

+49 40 320 160 +49 40 320 16 150
BillerudKorsnas Packaging India Private Limited

Office 502-503, TIME TOWER

M.G Road, Gurgaon

122002, Haryana

India

+91 124 4290416
BillerudKorsnäs Italy

Via Pisa, 250

20099 Sesto San Giovanni

Italy

+39 02 2 48 39 085 +39 02 2 41 045 45
BillerudKorsnäs Asia Pacific

20th Fl., Menara Kadin Indonesia BLDG

JL. HR Rasuna Said

Block X-5 KAV. 2-3

Jakarta 12950

Indonesia

+62 21 529 944 39 +62 21 529 944 50
BillerudKorsnäs France

16, rue d'Athènes

75009 Paris

France

+33 1 4 4 69 94 40 +33 1 4 4 69 94 50
BillerudKorsnäs China

Unit 1806, Lippo Plaza

No. 222 Huaihai Middle Road

Shanghai 200021

China

+86 21 3332 1858 +86 21 5351 0622 +86 21 3332 1859 +86 21 5351 5508
BillerudKorsnäs Singapore Private Limited

260 Orchard Road, #07-01 The Heeren

238855 Singapore

Singapore

+65 64 600 700 +65 64 600 737
BillerudKorsnäs Ibérica S.L .

C/Constitución, Nº 3, 5º-5ª

08960 Sant Just Desvern

Barcelona

Spain

+34 93 470 05 56 +34 93 473 08 98
BillerudKorsnäs USA LLC

1395 Brickell Avenue, Suite 800

Miami

FL 33131

United States of America

BillerudKorsnäs England

11 The Triangle

Enterprise Way

NG2 Business Park

Nottingham

NG2 1AE

United Kingdom

+44 115 934 0180 +44 115 986 8589

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