Centralpaper’s main business area from 2007 on has been recycling materials. Today the share of the recycling business is over 70 % of the company’s total turnover.
RECYCLING BUSINESS IN SHORT
Company obtains the recycle material from paper mills, printing houses or other producers either directly or by the company agents. The material is then transported to Hämeenlinna site and sorted to the desired qualities and baled. Bales are stored and shipped to the customers for use as industrial raw material.
Centralpaper’s recycling facilities are located in Hämeenlinna, about 100 kilometers north of Helsinki. In the facilities the recycle material is stored, sorted and baled. Bales are stored for shipping and loaded to the customers at the suitable time. Company is building large expansion to the Hämeenlinna site and the production will be increased.
Centralpaper’s customers are all over the world. Market areas that are developing rapidly are South-East Asia and Middle East. Exports are over 90 % of the company’s total turnover, for the recycling business 99 % of the material is exported.
Centralpaper Finland’s Hämeenlinna site has the environmental licence for the recycling materials industrial use and handling.
(Hämeenlinnan kaupungin seudullinen ympäristö-
lautakunta 15.10.2007 § 128 YMLA: 2087/2007)