15 May, 2019
Ahlstrom-Munksjö launches a new fiber-based solution for paper straws
launches CelluStrawTM, a new fiber-based
solution for drinking paper straws.
Paper-based materials will enable key players
of the food industry, such as fast-food
chains, to demonstrate their high level of
commitment to better protection of the
environment, while continuing to offer a
convenient drinking experience to consumers.
The CelluStrawTM offering consists of
specialty paper grades respectively developed
for the inner and outer plies of paper straws.
CelluStrawTM runs particularly well on
high-speed converting machines. Its high
wet-strength and mechanical resistance
delivers good product integrity, ensuring
paper straws remain in excellent condition
once converted and will withstand in liquids
for a sufficient time. CelluStrawTM is made of
responsibly sourced natural fibers, is
renewable, biodegradable and safe for food
contact. It is recommended for cold drink