Production halted at Metsa Tissue's mill in Kreuzau, Germany, after fire breaks out in the steam power plant area; company's workforce and fire departments prevented the fire from spreading to other areas

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August 29, 2022 (press release) –

A fire broke out at Metsä Tissue's Kreuzau plant at 08:15 on 28/08/2022.

The fire started in the steam power plant. Thanks to the efforts of the fire department and the company's own workforce, the fire was prevented from spreading to neighboring departments

All fire departments in the area were deployed to extinguish the fire.

Production is currently halted.

The next announcement will be made at a later date.

For further information please contact:

Pascal Stephan, Vice President Production Raubach Mill, Metsä Tissue, Tel. +49 173 599 3895,

Jari Tiura, Senior Vice President Operations & Technology, Metsä Tissue, Tel. +358 40 708 5632,

Metsä Tissue

Metsä Tissue creates a cleaner everyday life. We are one of the leading tissue paper suppliers in Europe to households and professionals and one of the leading greaseproof paper suppliers globally. 
Our brands are Lambi, Serla, Mola, Tento, Katrin and SAGA. With production units in five countries, we employ around 2,500 people. In 2021, our sales totalled EUR 0.9 billion. Metsä Tissue is part of Metsä Group.

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