Packaging Solutions

Varkaus Containerboard Mill

Varkaus Containerboard Mill

Varkaus mill is situated in the Eastern lake district of Finland, about 318 km from the capital Helsinki, surrounded by rich forests. Varkaus mill consists of Containerboard Mill, Sawmill and LVL Mill. Containerboard operations include wood handling plant, pulp mill and one paper machine, PM3. Containerboard Mill employs approx. 300 permanent and temporary workers in operations and maintenance.
 
PM3 produces brown kraftliner and white top kraftliner with grammage range starting from light weight grades 80 (90 WTKL) to 250 g/m2. Production is predominantly based on virgin fibres from integrated pulp mill. The annual production capacity is 390 000 t. 
 
Pulp mill produces yearly 310 000 t of unbleached kraft pulp from local, sustainably sourced and certified, spruce and pine. Mill is self-sufficient in energy. Combined Heat and Power plants use 95% bio- and recycled fuels maximising the energy efficiency and minimising fossil CO2 emissions.
 
Varkaus Containerboard Mill adheres to certified quality, environment and occupational health and safety management systems and is committed to continuous improvement.​

Varkaus mill, stora enso
Mill Contacts

Jarkko Tehomaa

Mill Director

Satu Natunen

Management Assistant