The worlds most
climate friendly paper
The paper mill is located in a densely forested area in the south of Sweden and we have the expertise to incorporate environmental thinking into the production of high quality design paper.
Rooted in the Swedish forests
Lessebo Paper is located in a densely forested area right between large shallow lakes in the inland region of Småland. We have produced paper generation over generation, developing the most climate friendly paper in the world. It is in our nature to care and foster the surroundings for the coming generations.The result of our hard work is a fully biodegradable and recyclable paper, made of 100% TCF pulp. Produced with responsibility for our environment – and the coming generations.
More trees are planted than harvested
All forestry operations are FSC® and/or PEFC™ certified
Zero waste to landfill
The waste we cannot recycle is donated to local producers of biofuel
Energy from renewable sources
The waste energy supplies the houses in Lessebo with district heating
Releasing clean water
The water released from our paper mill is cleaner than the water we take in
Welcome to the inspiring and diverse world of climate friendly paper. We have for generations developed our paper qualities and we frequently push the art of making paper beyond the limits.
CO2 per ton paper (an equivalent paper emits 616kg CO2 )
growth of standing volume in Swedish forests from 1920 (SLU, 2019)
Lessebo Paper meets the most stringent environmental requirements and the paper may be used for printed matter marked with the reputable Nordic Ecolabel.
The machines are running at full speed at Lessebo Paper Oct 22, 2020 As a Swedish producer of paper, Lessebo Paper is committed to developing high performance and environmentally responsible papers and boards for the international markets. Despite the challenging...
Lessebo Paper publishes all-time low CO2 figures Aug 25, 2020 Lessebo Paper has launched the environmental declaration of year 2019 and reports a drastic decrease of CO2 emissions. The production of pulp and paper emits only 22kg per tonne finished product from...
Lessebo Recycled is now certified as FSC® Recycled Apr 16, 2019 Lessebo Paper launched Lessebo Recycled in 2019, an uncoated range of papers produced from sorted waste, sourced from Europe. This innovative product made with recycled content is now FSC® certified...