Fortress™ PE1S and PE2S Folding Carton Board

 

Fortress™ PE Folding Carton Board is a double clay coated SBS board with an added extrusion coating of polyethylene on one or both sides. Available in a wide range of calipers and a variety of coating weights, Fortress PE Folding Carton Board provides superior package integrity by withstanding fluctuations in temperature and moisture levels.


Specifications

Barrier Protection

Our specially designed coatings make Fortress PE Folding Carton Board an excellent water and vapor barrier with superior grease hold out. Fortress PE Folding Carton Board is perfectly suited for applications including frozen foods, soap boxes, dry foods, pastry board, limited service restaurants and hospitality.


Food Contact Compliant

FDA and EU compliant for contact with aqueous and fatty foods, as well as dry foods.


Excellent printability and glue adherence

Fortress PE Folding Carton Board provides a superior printing surface that is engineered to deliver excellent print results and a cleaner running press. Single-sided is especially designed to protect foods stored at room temperature, such as cakes and pastries as well as dry goods. Two-sided is designed for frozen food applications.


Consistent performance in a variety of converting processes

Carefully monitored board production and testing ensures that Fortress PE Folding Carton Board will run consistently well in all of your printing and converting operations.

Sustainability

Unlike plastic and other packaging materials that are extracted from the earth, Fortress PE Folding Carton Board is predominantly made from a renewable resource.

Fiber Procurement and Chain of Custody

All SBS products from Graphic Packaging International carry third-party certification.

Clean blue-white shade

With a clean blue-white shade, your graphics will look clean and crisp in any application.

Environmental and Safety
  • Complies with California’s Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 (California Proposition 65).
  • Complies with European Union Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH).
  • Contains no REACH Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) at levels above the 0.1% threshold.
  • Bleaching: Elemental Chlorine Free (ECF) bleached fiber.
  • Complies with CONEG/Toxics in Packaging laws and with Article 11 of the EU Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (94/62/EC).

Food Contact Compliance (USA)
  • 21 CFR 176.170 (components of paper and paperboard in contact with aqueous and fatty foods).
  • 21 CFR 176.180 (components of paper and paperboard in contact with dry foods).

Food Contact Compliance (EU)
  • Article 3 of Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004 on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food.
  • Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, as applicable.
  • Manufactured in accordance with Commission Regulation (EC) No 2023/06 on good manufacturing practice for materials and articles intended to come into contact with food

Manufacturing
  • Mills are third-party certified to the ISO 9001: Quality Management System standards.