Bath and Shower Care

Stabilisation of formulations and prolongated foam stability.

Hand Sanitisers

Uniform spray pattern with non-dripping effect.

How MFC can help thicken your advanced cleaning products

There is a strong need to disinfect and sanitise frequently touched surfaces. Exilva microfibrillated cellulose (MFC) is a bio-based structuring agent that can thicken household disinfectant and cleaning products at low to high pH, as well as with oxidising compounds.

Sun Care

Sprayability of formulations, dispersion and anti-settling of pigments/UV filters and matting effect.

Barrier coating

Food contact approved, sustainable and multifunctional additive for improving the performance of water based dispersion barrier coatings.

Colour Cosmetics

Dispersion and anti-settling of pigments.


Borregaard is certified in accordance with several standards.

Exilva in ASI Magazine (February 2022)

MFC shows excellent compatibility with high pH (> 12) waterborne polychloroprene dispersion systems. The high shear thinning enables spraying of the product, whereas the high viscosity at rest stabilizes the formulation during storage and transport.

Paints & Coatings

Borregaard's products can help customers to solve typical challenges related to the waterborne coatings as well as replace the current synthetic additives in formulations.

Development agreement - borregaard and billerudkorsnäs

Borregaard and BillerudKorsnäs have entered into a development agreement where BillerudKorsnäs wish to run full scale tests of packaging products containing micro fibrillated cellulose (MFC). Borregaard’s new Exilva MFC plant is well positioned and has sufficient capacity to support BillerudKorsnäs in this development. - Borregaard welcomes this cooperation with BillerudKorsnäs.  Our Exilva MFC products have excellent strength and barrier properties and should hence be good materials for BillerudKorsnäs to further develop their position as a world leader in sustainable packaging solutions. We further believe this cooperation will bring new learning with respect to understanding our product properties better, which should be valuable in...