Metsä CTO      Crude Tall Oil 


Metsä Fibre is one of the world’s leading producers of pine-based biochemicals. We provide Metsä Crude Tall Oil (CTO), for use in a wide range of end use applications and industries. Our biochemicals are produced at all of Metsä Fibre’s mills in Finland (Joutseno, Kemi, Rauma and Äänekoski) for use in our customers’ production around the world.

Metsä Crude Tall Oil (CTO) is typically utilised as a raw material in the production of everything from adhesives, rubbers and inks to biofuels. CTO is also used as a binder in cement and asphalt. Crude Tall Oil is typically utilized as a raw material in the production of everything from adhesives, rubbers and inks to biofuels. CTO is also used as a binder in cement and asphalt.

Metsä CTO Crude Tall Oil is divided into three distinct components that are utilised in different industries and end use applications:

  1. Tall oil fatty acids (TOFA)
  2. Rosins
  3. Sterols.

Our Crude Tall Oil (CTO) is now branded Metsä. In the past, our CTO was branded with the Botnia name. Our products and product range are exactly the same, with the same guaranteed Metsä Fibre quality.