Long machine taking up three-storeys inside a hall

One of the most advanced barrier coating plants for packaging paper was put into operation at the Sappi Alfeld Mill in Alfeld an der Leine, Germany. Image: Sappi

Sustainable coatings for packaging papers

Different food packagings made of paper

Recyclable packaging papers for food are in demand. Image: Sappi

Research at Fraunhofer: Bio-based coatings for papers

Hands holding four bars of chocolate

The fresh fibre paper by Koehler Paper was equipped with a functional layer that serves as a barrier to oxygen, mineral oil and grease. Image: Nucao

Already on the market Recyclable papers for food

Two paper bags in a wooden box

The newly developed packaging paper features both an integrated barrier and heat seal capabilities without the need for separate plastic lamination. Image: UPM