Fiber-based sustainable solutions for transparent packaging

Fiber-based sustainable solutions for transparent packaging

Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s transparent papers are ideal alternatives to non-renewable materials to produce all-paper sustainable packaging solutions. These transparent papers enable consumers to quickly identify the products they are purchasing.

Transparent papers: solutions for an all-paper-look, sustainable and appealing packaging

By nature, paper creates a unique emotional experience and distinctive brand perception. Combining the natural power of paper with a touch of transparency gives you a serious edge when it comes to motivating your customer’s purchasing decisions. Ahlstrom-Munksjö Cristal™ transparent packaging papers offer a unique soft feel and glossy appearance for a distinctive consumer experience and enhanced shelf appeal.

The use of transparent paper in packaging enables the food industry to effectively convey a value of trust in customers’ minds. In addition, the strong sustainable attributes of Cristal™ will reinforce their eco-friendly brand image.

Safety & sustainable credentials

  • Made from wood-based natural cellulose fibers
  • Harvested from trees grown in sustainably managed forests
  • Available with Chain-of-Custody certifications FSC®/PEFCTM
  • Renewable, biodegradable
  • Recyclability according to EN 13430 
  • Compostability: Home and Industrial OK compost certified, according to EN13432 
  • Safe for direct food contact


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Versatile end-uses

Used as sachets, bags, or paper windows, main end-uses of CristalTM transparent papers are food packaging, non-food packaging as well as graphics applications such as envelop windows.  

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