Ahlstrom introduces range of masking tapes at China Adhesive 2013

Ahlstrom Corporation PRESS RELEASE September 27, 2013 at 10.30

Ahlstrom, a global high performance fiber-based materials company, introduces Ahlstrom MasterTape(TM), its range of masking tape base papers at China Adhesive 2013. The event is taking place on September 25-27, 2013 in Guangzhou, China at the Guangzhou Poly World Trade Expo.

Ahlstrom MasterTape(TM) offers tape manufacturers the widest range of high-performance masking tape base papers for perfectly sharp finish lines when painting and optimal protection on the most delicate surface. Our tiered segmentation offers three levels of performance, price and services to meet customers' every need. Our range is customizable to allow for process optimization and answer specific product development needs.

The company's newest plant in Longkou, China enables Ahlstrom to offer services closer to its customers, reducing lead times while offering local products.

For more information on the Ahlstrom MasterTape(TM) please visit http://www.ahlstrom.com/en/products or email us at masking.tape@ahlstrom.com.  Ahlstrom Booth at China Adhesive 2013 is located in aisle 2, booth A211.

For more information, please contact:
Lionel Bonte
Product Manager, Tape & Specialty
Tel: +33 (0)149744978

Liisa Nyyssönen
Vice President, Communications
Tel. +358 10 888 4757

Ahlstrom in brief
Ahlstrom is a high performance fiber-based materials company, partnering with leading businesses around the world to help them stay ahead. Our products are used in a large variety of everyday applications, such as filters, medical gowns and drapes, diagnostics, wallcoverings, flooring and food packaging. We have a leading market position in the businesses in which we operate. In 2012, Ahlstrom's net sales from the continuing operations (excluding Label and Processing business) amounted to EUR 1 billion. Our 3,800 employees serve customers in 24 countries. Ahlstrom's share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. More information available at www.ahlstrom.com.