DS Smith Plastics launches Akyboard® 3DS

Kaysersberg, France 18 May, 2017 — DS Smith Plastics’ Extruded Products business segment― announced today the launch of AKYBOARD® 3DS, a new polypropylene (PP) sheet with bubble structure developed for OEM applications.

The new embossed surface and very flat sheet makes AKYBOARD 3DS perfectly suited for various light-utility vehicle applications such as van lining and floor protection.

 AKYBOARD 3DS is scratch resistance and its bubble structure makes it strong, lightweight and a good alternative to traditional materials used for this application such as wood panels. AKYBOARD is offered in different densities, thicknesses and colours upon request.


Extruded Products is part of DS Smith, Plastics Division with operations in France, Spain, Slovakia and the UK. DS Smith, Plastics Division is part of DS Smith Plc. —a € 5/ £4 billion plastics and packaging multinational with operations in 36 countries, employing 26,000 people. DS Smith, Plastics Division operates from 26 sites in 14 countries. The Plastics Division businesses are focused on three main areas: Flexible packaging and dispensing solutions, rigid packaging and foam products.

For more information visit www.dssmith.com/akyboard