Machine Finished

As our MF grades are the strongest in the Advantage portfolio, they are in great demand from a huge variety of industries, ranging from retailing to steel products. High stiffness makes them ideal for high-speed converting machines. The end uses include carrier bags, PE laminated products, wrapping and protective products.

Advantage Formable can be formed using existing technologies and adds a natural feel with a distinctive environmentally friendly character to shaped packaging solutions. 

Benefits

  • Brown isotropic paper
  • Suitable for forming and embossing

End-uses

  • Food packaging

Specification

 

Properties

 

Test method

 

Typical values

Basis Weight

g/m²

ISO 536

 

120

130

140

Tensile Strength

kN/m

ISO 1924-3

MD

CD

10.2

7.2

11.05

7.8

11.9

8.4

Tensile Index

Nm/g

ISO 1924-3

MD

CD

85

60

85

60

85

60

Stretch at break

%

ISO 1924-3

MD

CD

9.5

9.5

9.5

9.5

9.5

9.5

Tensile Energy Absorption (TEA)

J/m²

ISO 1924-3

MD

CD

480

420

520

455

560

490

TEA Index

J/g

ISO 1924-3

MD

CD

4.0

3.5

4.0

3.5

4.0

3.5

Roughness (Bendtsen)

ml/min

ISO 8791-2

TS

1400

1500

1600

The table above shows typical values for certain basis weights.

Validity: 01.01.2017 – 31.12.2017
Test conditions: ISO 554 - 1976 (23 ± 1°C / 50 ± 2%)

MD = Machine Direction
CD = Cross Direction

 

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Advantage MF Z

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Advantage MF Wrap

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Advantage Formable White

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