The production of core board

The production chain is closely and constantly monitored: important values such as moisture content, substance and thickness are measured by digital tools. During the entire production process, the board is continuously subject to quality tests in laboratory. Thanks to this policy and efficiency of the services provided, Cartiera di Ferrara obtained UNI EN ISO 9001 Certification in 1997.

The high quality paper produced by Cartiera di Ferrara is successfully used for producing tubes and cores. It is also suitable for other industries, such as for furniture and doors, edge protectors, food (ISEGA Certification) and printing.

Being an integrated paper mill, Cartiera di Ferrara can better understand its customers’ needs and supporting them in their growth.

The most important technical specifications of the board are the following:


Cartiera di Ferrara

has been producing high quality board for tubes or other industrial applications since the early forties. The company exports its paper all over the world, being appreciated and known everywhere for its high quality.

The department

The production line is operating on a continuous cycle, with an annual capacity of 75.000 tons. The Fourdrinier machine produces mono-layer board, using selected waste paper as raw material.

The result

is a high quality board featuring the highest delamination values required by the market. Indeed, Cartiera di Ferrara stands out for having been the first paper mill in Italy, and the second in Europe, producing core board with delamination values higher than 1000 Joule since 1988

Range of values Minimum value Maximum value
Substance gsm 250 610
Bulk 1,1 1,55
Plybond J/m2 245 1000
Reels' width mm 45 2600
Outer diameter mm 1200 1600

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