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KAPA® BRIGHT

BRIGHT WHITE FOR PERFECT PRINT RESULTS.

Offers intensity and brilliance, so prints make a big impact.

  • Exceptionally white surfaces
  • High contrast thanks to a natural sheen
  • FSC®-certified paper cover layers
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KAPA®bright is a lightweight foamboard with bright white covering layers in matt-coated, wood-free paper and a matching white polyurethane foam core. The surfaces, in brilliant white with a natural sheen, are captivating. KAPA®bright provides excellent flatness and good dimensional stability combined with high rigidity. For the production of KAPA®bright we solely use FSC®-certified paper cover layers. 

KAPA®bright sheets are a first-rate direct digital printing or screen printing substrate. Thanks to the exceptionally white surfaces, images of any kind are reproduced without the colours being affected. The slight sheen ensures high contrast, intensity and brilliance, so prints make a big impact.

As a substrate for promotional displays at POS/POP, as a presentation board or for signage of all kinds – KAPA®bright offers an impressive variety of different formats to cater for a wide range of applications.

Designation Value
Brand KAPA®
Serie bright
Material Lightweight foamboards
Applications Displays (POS/POP), Signage, Lettering, Corporate Design, Shop design, Shop window decoration, Interior Design, Furniture, Exhibition design, Exhibition technology, Short term promotional campaigns
Specifications Interior only, Service temperature over 80°C, FSC®-certified
Processing Digital printing, Screen printing, Laminating, Laminating, Painting, Spray painting, Lacquering, Cutting, Die cutting, Plotting, Contour milling, Water jet cutting, Sawing, Gluing, Drilling, Folding (V‑groove)

KAPA® FIVE-DOT-MISSION

KAPA®, a high-quality lightweight foamboard with a polyurethane foam core and individual paper cover layers, has been assessed in line with our MISSION: TOGETHER. RESPONSIBLE. The product currently achieves a FIVE-DOT classification with a total of 6 points.

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Biobased Content

Not only polyurethane but also an assortment of paper cover layers is used in the production of our KAPA®, foamboard manufacture. The expanded polyurethane foam core comprises 15 % of organic content. These polyols are sourced from renewable raw materials.  In the production of our KAPA® boards most of the paper used is FSC® certified and this makes up the main part of the board. The FSC® label stands for a continuous and credible tracking process. It is a clear indicator that the paper comes from responsible forestry and other controlled sources. We are constantly monitoring the availability of other FSC®-certified cover layers, as we are committed to manufacturing as many products as possible using paper from responsible sources.

All raw materials used in our KAPA® boards also comply with the requirements in the current version of the European Union's Chemicals Regulation (REACH). In particular, KAPA® boards are free of any of the substances listed in the current version of the ECHA Candidate List of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC). The boards do not contain any toxic substances or heavy metals that may harm the environment or create health risks.

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Fossil CO2 bound in the material

KAPA® is ultra-light due to the special manufacturing technology featuring an expanded foam core between the two outer paper cover layers. As the foam core requires fewer resources to manufacture, the material has a lower carbon footprint. Using paper, a renewable raw material, as the main component in terms of weight results in less fossil CO2 bound in the material.

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Product life cycle

The average life span for KAPA® foamboards ranges from several weeks to several months. Depending on the application and location, e.g. in museums, the foamboards’ service life can be considerably longer. KAPA® is more durable than other lightweight foamboards especially when service temperatures are at a consistent -20° to +100°C. The KAPA® product family has been successful in the market for over 50 years and is simply indispensable for numerous short-term and medium-term interior applications.

Colour Thickness (mm)
White 5 / 10
White
Special thicknesses
5 – 10

For more detailed information on our product range (e.g. formats, additional colours/thicknesses, textures), please contact us. We are looking forward to helping you.

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