Application areas

  • Cellulose for Ethers

    Borregaard holds a leading position in supply of speciality cellulose for production of cellulose ethers.The major markets for this type of cellulose are methyl cellulose derivatives (MC, HEMC and HPMC), hydroxyethyl... Read more
  • Cellulose for Acetate

    Borregaard is an established supplier of speciality cellulose to the acetate industry.The market for this type of cellulose includes acetate for filter tow, textiles, plastics and film. A dedicated Acetate Application... Read more
  • Nitro Cellulose

    Borregaard is well positioned in the supply of speciality cellulose for production of nitrocellulose. The end-products include printing inks, lacquers, coatings (for wood, metal and leather), nail varnishes and energe... Read more
  • Cellulose for MCC

    Borregaard offers speciality cellulose for the production of microcrystalline cellulose (MCC). The most important end-uses are within food and pharmaceutical applications. Read more
  • Cellulose for Viscose

    Borregaard’s dissolving grade cellulose has traditionally been used in the production of viscose filament and viscose staple fibre, a market Borregaard has served since 1921.Besides traditional viscose applications, B... Read more
  • Ethanol products

    Borregaard has a unique concept for the utilisation of wood as a raw material for a wide range of advanced products. During cellulose production, sugar compounds are released from the wood. Borregaard converts these s... Read more