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Maplex – Beneath the Surface

While Maplex’s original light brown kraft color provides a natural appearance, we understand the need for designers, engineers, and product developers to enhance the visual appeal of the material by using a variety of decorative substrates such as paints, stains, foils, HPL, veneers and papers. Maplex pressboard is also suitable for...


Making the Right Connections with Maplex

Machine Forming Capabilities Weidmann’s Maplex pressboard utilizes a sheet forming technology that makes it not only a durable and long-lasting substrate for many applications. Our board making and fiber technology competencies allow us to customize this strong and re-usable sheet material through close collaboration between our engineers and customers. Maplex is ideal...


Maplex is Above Board

Designers, searching for new materials which minimize environmental impact without compromising on style, are increasingly finding that Maplex provides the best material option. Maplex, a cellulose based substrate, has a range of interior design applications such as displays, panels, and cabinetry with the added benefit of being made from 95%...


Weidmann Doubles Up at The Greener Manufacturing Show

Weidmann CSM and Weidmann Fiber Technology are joining forces at the Greener Manufacturing Show to present their cellulose-based papers, pressboard, powders and gels. The exhibition takes place on the 8th and 9th November 2023 in Cologne, Germany. The event is targeted at sustainability focused companies looking to design and manufacture their...


Sustainable Recycling Solutions From Weidmann

Maplex board provides a sustainable solution for recycling collection boxes Weidmann CSM has been supporting several initiatives within Fashion & Retail industry as it takes decisive steps towards implementing principles of circular economy and reaching its environmental goals.  One of such initiatives is a development of in-store recycling collection boxes. Weidmann CSM’s...


Exploring Interleaving Paper and Top Board

Interleaving Paper and Top Board are a family of papers used primarily as a barrier between the manufacturing process and the product. These papers are often used in the manufacturing of engineered stone or agglomerated stone to produce composite quartz and artificial stone products for kitchen worktops, bathroom countertops, flooring,...


Applications Outside the Box

Using our 140 years’ experience in producing highly sustainable, innovative paper and board, Weidmann has the capacity to manufacture cellulose paper and board products in grammages from 20 gsm up to 500 gsm. We offer support and services that ensure we develop, produce, and deliver products that meet our customers’ specific...


Maplex Pressboard – The Inside Story

Weidmann is a global supplier of cellulose-based fiber materials. This recently created new Business Unit exclusively focuses on the production of highly sustainable, innovative paper and pressboard products for a variety of applications. Leading the product management, business development and innovation is Global Product Manager for the  pressboard product line Irene...


Meet the CSM Team: Irene Morse

Meet Irene Morse, Global Product Manager for Cellulose Based Sustainable Materials. As Global Product Manager for pressboard product line, she continues to explore new applications for Maplex and together with the CSM team works closely with our customers and partners to develop biobased, healthier and long-lasting products. Maplex application opportunities include but...


Meet the CSM Team: Nina Smetanina

Meet Nina Smetanina who joined the Weidmann Group in 2017 based at the Weidmann Ukraine production facility. In 2019 Nina re-located to Weidmann Turkey as an Account Manager, Sales and Business Development for Alternative Products. Since graduating in Business Management from the Academy of Public Administration in St Petersburg, followed by...