Tag Archives: Ahlstrom-Munksjö

Ahlstrom-Munksjö changes its name to Ahlstrom

Ahlstrom-Munksjö now takes the next step in its strategy execution. Through a clearly defined purpose, sharper strategic focus and ambitious sustainability targets, the company is accelerating its pace of execution with the vision to become the Preferred Sustainable Specialty Materials Company. Following the ownership reorganization of its Decor business, estimated to be completed by the […]

Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches MasterTape Pack Green

Ahlstrom-Munksjö continues to expand in the packaging tape market by launching MasterTape™ Pack Green tape backing offering consisting of bio-based tape backings with greater sustainability attributes.   MasterTape™ Pack Green is available in multiple variants and basis weights, including saturated tape backings, as well as saturated and release coated tape backings with different levels of […]

Paper Excellence to slow down Meadow Lake production

Ahlstrom-Munksjö, Ellepot, and OrganoClick have partnered to provide 100% biobased and biodegradable solutions to the horticulture market. Organic 2.0 paper pot is an entirely organic-based solution to grow crops on an industrial scale. The new product has allowed the companies to enter the organic crop segment, which is expected to grow exponentially in the coming […]

Cellulose Valley, a new chair in industrial excellence

A new industrial excellence chair has been signed in the framework of the Grenoble INP Foundation. Dedicated to cellulose, the chair is held by Julien Bras, teacher at Grenoble INP – Pagora, UGA, and researcher at LGP2*. When it comes to cellulose, Julien Bras knows a thing or two! A graduate of ENSIACET, the chemical engineering school at Toulouse […]

Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches innovative compostable oxygen barrier

Continuing its focus on global sustainability leadership and aligned with its ‘from Plastic to Purpose’ campaign, Ahlstrom-Munksjö has released a pioneering mono-material oxygen barrier technology made of 100% cellulose fibers.   The PureBarrier™ technology is based on Genuine Vegetable Parchment and boasts numerous attributes including oxygen and gas barrier properties as well as natural wet […]

Ahlstrom-Munksjö strengthens its filtration business in China

Ahlstrom-Munksjö has completed an investment in one of its filtration material production lines  in Binzhou, China. The machine rebuild adds production capacity and new capabilities that will further enhance the product portfolio. The production line will be able to deliver the highest performing oil, fuel, air and industrial filtration materials, which will strengthen Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s offering […]

Ahlstrom-Munksjö has entered into a EUR 820 million and $260 million intercompany facilities agreement

Ahlstrom-Munksjö has entered into an intercompany facilities agreement with Spa Holdings 3 Oy and Spa US Holdco, Inc, under which SPA Holdings 3 makes available to Ahlstrom-Munksjö a term facility of up to EUR 550 million and a revolving facility of up to EUR 270 million and SPA US Holdco makes available to Ahlstrom-Munksjö USA Inc […]

Consortium wants to take over Ahlstrom Munksjö

Ahlstrom-Munksjö Logo

Ahlstrom-Munksjö shareholders are offered €18.10 in cash for each share in Ahlstrom-Munkjsö Oyi. After the successful completion of the tender offer, Ahlstrom-Munksjö shares would be delisted. The consortium members plan to launch a value development program based on a jointly agreed transformation plan over the coming 5 years. This would involve investments, portfolio transformation via […]

Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s sustainable fiber material used in fabric for Nobel Banquet dress

Nobel Banquet

The goal of the Establishing locally grown textiles in Sweden (ENTIS) project has been to establish conditions for a more sustainable textile industry through a series of innovative cross-industry solutions. Textiles made from wood fiber already exist, but what made this project unique was that it also assessed the possibility of recycling the material and […]

Ahlstrom-Munksjö completes the acquisition of Caieiras specialty paper mill in Brazil

Caieiras specialty

Ahlstrom-Munksjö has completed the acquisition of MD Papéis’ Caieiras specialty paper mill in Brazil for a debt-free purchase price of about EUR 98 million*. The acquisition significantly strengthens Ahlstrom-Munksjö’s offering in South America and provides further growth opportunities. The acquired business had net sales of about EUR 76 million and comparable EBITDA of EUR 12 […]