Paptic® Materials

A unique combination of sustainability, strength, and positively distinctive haptic properties


Paptic® is a next generation sustainable packaging material made of renewable wood fibres.

Recyclable Paptic® materials offer a unique combination of sustainability, strength, and positively distinguishable haptic properties. The materials were developed to reduce the use of plastic in packaging, and with Paptic® you can replace oil-based materials in numerous packaging applications.

Innovative Paptic® outperforms paper and has a smaller environmental impact than cotton. We like to say that Paptic® combines the best properties of existing materials.

Paptic® is distinctive in texture and appearance, instantly recognisable to consumers, and easily associated with quality, performance, and environmental consciousness.

The Journey of Paptic® Materials

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Sustainably Managed Forest

Where it all begins

Paptic® is made of renewable raw materials from sustainably managed forests. It is available as FSC® certified.

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Paptic® Production

Manufactured on current paper machines

Paptic® is produced on current paper machines with only slight modifications. The process is sustainable and scalable.

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Packaging Production

Using existing converting lines

Converters may use existing production lines to convert Paptic® into countless different packaging applications. It is a cost-effective way to shift towards more sustainable packaging.

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Brands and Retailers

Communicating brand values through packaging

Paptic® applications are the choice for a modern, sustainability-driven brand or store. Packaging communicates the brand’s values and thoughts to consumers, who expect brands and stores to help them consume more responsibly.

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Driving the change towards sustainability

Customers are willing to pay 10% more for a product corresponding to their environmental concerns. Consumers appreciate companies that make sustainable choices.

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First reuse, then recycle

After many reuses, finally, all Paptic® materials can be recycled with packaging papers and cardboard. Consumers value responsible choice in the circular economy.

Sustainable at Heart

The sustainability of all Paptic® materials is built around six core aspects.

Circular Economy

Renewable Raw Materials




Resource Efficiency

Performance of Paptic® Materials

Durable and Strong

All Paptic® materials are tough and tear-resistant which allows the packaging to be reused many times. Moisture resistance ensures that the packaging stays in shape in any weather.


Flexibility is a core property of all Paptic® materials. For example, bags can be easily folded into a pocket or purse and reused. It becomes even more pleasant to use after numerous uses!

Soft and Silent

A distinct feature of Paptic® materials is softness. This makes the packaging pleasant and silent to handle, which greatly enhances the end user experience.


Soft Paptic® materials do not cause paper cuts to your fingers. The materials are also food contact approved and porous.


Paptic® materials are soft and silky, but still strong. They feel premium and fresh. A true sustainable packaging alternative which stands out on the shelf.


You can print on all Paptic® materials to ensure brand visibility. The material can be printed using the same printing methods as paper.

The Touch and Feel of Paptic®

According to our research, consumers really like the overall quality and feel of products made of Paptic®, such as good foldability, softness, and durability for reuse.

Paptic® materials truly stand out from paper and plastic alternatives with their textile like haptics. Product packages made of Paptic® stand out on the shelf, and the luxurious feel gives a great first impression for premium products.

Interested to Hear More?

Paptic® materials are available worldwide for Converters, Producers, Service Providers, and Resellers.
We co-operate with a global network of converters who create the most attractive sustainable packaging solutions.



Paptic Tringa®

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Paptic Tringa® is a premium sustainable packaging material for retail bags, e-commerce mailers, and luxury packaging.

Paptic Sterna®

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Paptic Sterna® is a sustainable packaging material for large quantities of retail bags and e-commerce mailers.

Paptic Apus®

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Paptic Apus® is a resource-efficient fibre-based innovation for packaging. The new lightweight material has been developed for flexible packaging and serves a wide range of end-use applications.

Heatsealable Packaging Grades

Paptic Apus®

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Paptic Apus® is a sustainable heatsealable packaging material for dry food packaging. It is soft and silent with a silky feeling.