Valmet IQ Converting Moisturizer

Valmet’s new moisturizer for self-adhesive laminators corrects all kinds of curl and cross-direction moisture profiles

Valmet IQ Converting Moisturizer is a compact micro droplet moisturizing system for paper and board converting. It is a solution to correct all kinds of curl and cross direction moisture profile.

Benefits of Valmet IQ Converting Moisturizer

  • Control and reduce curl and increase self-adhesive paper/board/laminate flatness
  • Minimize production waste and customer complains
  • Increased converting machine throughput
  • Reduce the laminating process carbon footprint by eliminating steam usage

With IQ Converting Moisturizer, self-adhesive label manufacturers can control curl much faster and more accurately compared with conventional steam or spray systems. Its remoistening capacity is up to five times higher compared with conventional systems, making it an excellent choice for high-speed lines, too. The new moisturizer can be connected to Valmet IQ Converting Scanner by using IQ CD&MD controls to stabilize product quality during speed and grade changes.

Valmet IQ Converting Moisturizer is a compact microdroplet moisturizing system based on the industry’s most advanced family of moisturizing systems. Its air-atomized micro-droplet nozzles with a 50-mm spacing are controlled with high-accuracy linear water control valves.

Valmet nominated as finalist in Label Industry Global Awards

Label Industry Global Awards

Valmet is one of the three finalists in Category of Environmental and Sustainability in Label Industry Global Awards 2019

Valmet IQ Moisturizer improves product quality and total productivity while reducing operational costs, capital expenditure and laminating process carbon footprint by eliminating steam usage.

The result is steam-free laminate production, improved quality and productivity, and decreased waste levels.




Cut corrugator waste at your box plant. Improve warp >50 %

Valmet IQ for corrugators combines precise online moisture, temperature and warp measurements with reliable closed-loop controls and moisturizers. The quality control system (QCS) stabilizes raw material and process variations throughout the value chain and optimizes both process performance and sheet quality in the corrugator.