Paper and Bord

Products for Packaging and Graphic Arts

ACTEGA Paper & Board develops, produces and sells coatings, primers, printing inks and auxiliaries for the packaging and graphic arts industries. This includes paper and board packaging, such as folding cartons and corrugated board, as well as publications and commercial prints. With production sites in Europe, North and South America and China, ACTEGA Paper & Board serves customers in more than 100 countries worldwide.

Do you have any questions? Contact us and we will be happy to advise you on your individual requirements.

Paper-Based Packaging

Paper or cardboard packaging protects the filling good and fulfils a transport function. Whether folding box, blister card or corrugated board application, ACTEGA is a supplier of innovative product solutions. These do not only provide the substrate with an attractive appearance, but also with defined functionalities. Property profiles are precisely tailored to end-use requirements, such as products for direct food contact or compliance with regulatory needs of the toy and tobacco industries.

Publication & Commercial

Publication & Commercial includes magazines, catalogs, direct mails, photo books, playing cards and many other printed applications. Our portfolio provides value added products and special effect solutions for various printing processes, such as digital and screen printing, to achieve distinction on any store shelve.

As the leading, innovative, and agile producer of coatings and inks, ACTEGA is the first address for paper and board packaging solutions.

Jan Franz Allerkamp

Head of Global Business Line Paper & Board


Coating and primer solutions for digital printing.


A portfolio of products with decisive contribution to sustainability.


Certified UV coatings for the indirect food contact.


Coating systems that create impressive moving effects.


Jan Franz Allerkamp

Following a six-year career start in the banking industry, Jan Franz Allerkamp, who studied business administration, joined the ALTANA Group in 2010 as a manager in the Strategy and M&A department. There, he was responsible for the acquisition of Rockwood's rheology business, among other things, and subsequently also led the two-year integration team with his move to BYK. He then became head of sales in BYK's Industrial Applications business with a focus on the graphic arts industry, where he was responsible for the North and South America regions. From 2017, Jan Franz Allerkamp took over the management of the newly founded ACTEGA Metal Print following the purchase of the sustainable metallization technology EcoLeaf from Landa Labs, Israel. Since October 01, 2021, he has been Global Head of the Business Line Paper & Board at ACTEGA.

At ACTEGA Paper & Board, we…

increase our customer‘s performance:

  • More safety on the press
  • Faster press speeds

provide legally compliant products:

  • In-house analytics
  • Regional experts for product safety
  • Reliable knowledge of regulations and legal requirements in individual countries

stand for a global footprint, but offer dedicated local services:

  • ACTEGA production setup on almost all continents
  • Global reach for customers groups

support customers proactively in their innovation power:

  • Broad range of products
  • Differentiation by high-quality finishing, such as UV Touch & Feel coatings, UV Silver, MotionCoat™ systems
  • High investment in new technologies, e.g. barrier coatings
  • ˃ 25% of turnover with new products
  • 10% of sales turnover as R&D investment

act sustainable:

  • Innovative product solutions, e.g. ACTGreen®
  • Meeting the objectives of the ALTANA Group

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