Holmen BOOK is a high quality book paper with great readability. Since it is produced with low environmental impact, it’s also a climate smart way to get smart.Technical data sheet
Holmen BOOK has been developed exclusively for books and comics to make reading as easy and pleasurable as possible. This combined with great stability has made the paper a long-time favorite among book publishers and readers alike. Thanks to its smooth and clean surface, Holmen BOOK conveys quality all through and through.
Environmental care and sustainability matter deeply in publishing industries today and tomorrow. At the heart of Holmen is our dedication to manage the growing forests. Thereby we add value to the markets and contribute to a sustainable mindset. Holmen BOOK is used in hardbacks and paperbacks, professional literature, fiction and educational books, all for a great reading experience.
We meet the needs and requirements of the global book market. Holmen BOOK is available in a wide range of grammages, shades and bulk. We offer, for example, a really white shade of wood-containing book paper. This is a much requested and cost-effective alternative to wood-free products.
The Holmen BOOK family is vast, since Holmen is a manufacturer of paper for virtually all sorts of books. If you need to print a book, we’ll have the paper for you – with perfect print surface and the consistent, stable quality. Moreover, to make it as convenient as possible for you, we offer a great service concept, available in most markets. Holmen BOOK is available for purchase in both reels and sheets.
Holmen BOOK really is a climate smart reading experience. We operate according to globally recognized standards and Holmen BOOK is available with FSC® (FSC ID FSC-C020071), PEFC™/05-33-134 and EU Ecolabel certification. Furthermore, it’s produced using 100 percent fresh fibre from sustainably managed Swedish forests.
The production has a low impact on the environment and the wood fibre is 100 percent traceable. This means that you can rest assured that the raw materials come from a clean and reliable source. For more information, please check out our carbon footprint. It's calculated per tonne paper, in accordance with the CEPI framework of ten toes. The footprint also shows how our products bind carbon dioxide.
All of our products have carbon footprint calculations according to the ten toes by CEPI. Please also find the paper profiles showing emissions and energy use per tonne of paper.
Paper Profile is a voluntary environmental product declaration scheme developed and provided by leading paper producers. This single-page declaration gives essential information regarding the composition of the product, key environmental parameters, environmental management and wood procurement.
Paper profile Holmen BOOK Braviken
Paper profile Holmen BOOK Hallsta
Carbon footprint is defined as the total emissions caused by an individual, event, organisation, or product, expressed as carbon dioxide equivalent. Holmen Paper calculates the carbon footprint of our graphical paper products according to the ten toes of the framework set up by CEPI.
Carbon footprint Holmen BOOK Braviken
We operate according to globally recognized standards for forest stewardship and management of environmental, energy and quality aspects.
FSC® – Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC ID FSC-C020071) – is a system for the certification of forestry, supported by several environmental organisations.
PEFC – (PEFC/05-33-134) Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification schemes is an international system for forest certification.
EU Ecolabel -is the official ecolabel of the European Union. The ecolabelling criteria are drawn up by responsible bodies in the Member States. To achieve certification, the products are assessed from a life cycle perspective from raw material to waste. The products have to meet strict environmental, functional and quality requirements. These requirements are tightened on a continuous basis.
ISO 14001, ISO 50001 and ISO 9001 are international standards for environmental management, energy management and quality management.
ISO 45001 is a standard for occupational health and safety management systems.
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