Ahlstrom-Munksjö's new face mask fabrics are advancing product functionality and sustainability
To serve its customers and the market even better during this particular time, Ahlstrom-Munksjö decided to use its sustainable product offering and the momentum to develop its face mask materials ever further. The new TenderGuard™ product portfolio offers a full suite of fabrics for medical and civil use face masks. The civil use face mask materials, TenderGuard™ BioBased and BioFilter, are biodegradable and compostable under controlled conditions according to European Norm EN13432.
Innovating Fiber-based Solutions - introducing Mold-Shield™ Mold-Resistant Papers
Multiple industries across the globe are continuing to seek out more sustainable and renewable solutions for their needs, from the building and construction industry to agriculture. Ahlstrom-Munksjö has now developed Mold-Shield™ in an effort to create fiber-based materials that also offer strength and resistance to weather and other factors.
Ahlstrom-Munksjö aims to transition packaging ‘ƒrom Plastic to Purpose’ with fiber-based solutions
As part of its continued focus on global sustainability leadership, the Ahlstrom-Munksjö Food & Technical Solutions Business Area has released the ‘ƒrom Plastic to Purpose’ campaign.
Exploring new applications for cellulose-based renewable raw material in Louveira, Brazil
Last year, Ahlstrom-Munksjö's plant in Louveira initiated a R&D project to introduce powder lignin into the formation. As the team started to look into lignin in a more detail to understand if and how they could use it, they quickly realized that they had something quite interesting on their hands.
The journey of developing a disruptive innovation into a commercial success in the Printed Circuit Board and Copper Clad Laminates industries
Sustainable practices are becoming crucial for future resource utilization and waste reduction in the Copper Clad Laminates (CCL) and Printed Circuit Board (PCB) industries.
Material matters in face masks – Ahlstrom-Munksjö produces civil face mask fabrics that have a unique filtration technique and high efficiency
“When the COVID-19 broke out, we realized that our expertise and global production platform could be used to answer the growing need of face mask materials both in healthcare and civil use. In Finland, there was demand for a high quality domestic solution that we wanted to respond to.”