There's always a more sustainable material for protecting valuable deliveries

There's always a more sustainable material for protecting valuable deliveries

Ahlstrom is committed to creating innovative fiber-based materials that Purify and Protect with Every Fiber for a Sustainable World.

We are the sustainable specialty materials Company: the World is changing; we have the tape backing solutions that fits for the prupose while providing high sustainability ranking.

Of course you want your products to be packed securely - and sustainably !

Amid the rise of e-commerce, our water-activated and pressure sensitive adhesive tapes offer a promising path to plastic-less packaging future.

A step towards meeting the growing market demand for more sustainable packaging solutions, we at Ahlstrom are expanding our product range for PSA Packaging tape backings with MasterTape® Pack Green, a fiber-based, fully-equipped tape backing that is ticking all the boxes.

  • Explore how MasterTape® Pack Green products help you remove plastic in your packaging without compromising quality. 

Various benefits - All in one

  • Sustainable by design

    Fiber-based tape backing with more than 85% of biobased contents and 85% recyclable according to EN 13430 Guidelines

  • "We are scientists co-creating sustainable material solutions for a better world."

    Customization upon 'the most suitable solution to satisfy your needs' is possible with our dedicated Team of Experts

  • Optimal balance between Performance, Sustainability and Cost

    Packing your goods securely in a more sustainable way while benefitting from a cost-effective product through SRC process-integration

  • Fit for the purpose

    As we offer fully equipped tape backings that are suitable for packaging up to 15kg

  • Add value for customers & consumers globally while contributing to a better World

    Using our fiber-based tape backings, it will contribute to lowering your CO2 emissions and will support your Company achieving its Sustainability Goals. We all aim at more sustainable practices for a more sustainable life, without compromising on product performances. Pack Green SRC Tight is a fully equipped tape backing (or 'ready to adhesive coat') which will streamline your operation as it does not require to be printed before being release coated. Time to market will be also significantly improved.

  • Choose sustainable materials

    Leaning towards fiber-based material, allows manufacturers to reduce plastic usage and align with their values of creating a more sustainable market. Our tape backings, available with or without silicon-free release coating, offer great printability feature to enhance your brand visibility.

  • Nurture your brand identity

    Building a strong brand identity is key to connect with your customers’ sustainability values. Embracing the use of fiber-based products will increase your market reach as well as distinguish your company from competitors and highlight your core values.

Sustainability as the starting point for innovation

Our tape backings offer high biobased content (up to 85%) while addressing the end-of-life concern with a high recyclability performance to re-process fibers into new paper.

  • FSC® certified fibers
  • Recyclable according to EN13430 Guidelines - higher than 85%
  • High biobased contents - certification pending

Our wood is sourced from sustainably managed forests, where their regenerative capacity and biological diversity are maintained.

Our approach to sustainability consists of minimizing the environmental impact of our processes and products. This is why we consider life cycle assessments in our product development to determine and reduce our impact.

Tailormade solutions

Our R&D department works directly with customers to select the right chemistry for tailor-made solutions. Colors can be provided upon request. Our asset capabilities allow us to offer tape backings suitable for most types of adhesive systems.

We work towards the creation of more environmentally sensitive products that offer high-quality performances.

  • Fiber-based packaging tape alternative to plastic
  • On-line saturation and release coating
  • Excellent strength-to-weight ratios and very good internal bond
  • Thanks to the silicone-free release coat, MasterTape® Pack Green SRC Tight is printable.

At many of our Ahlstrom production sites, we are qualified for internationally recognised certifications. Our main focus areas are quality, environmental, health and safety, and energy management systems, responsible forestry practices in supply chains, and standards for medical devices and food products.

Speak to Our Sales Team

Please fill in the form to connect with Ahlstrom's MasterTape® Pack Green sales experts. Our team is ready to assist you with any inquiries, provide detailed product information, and help you find the best solutions for your packaging needs.