Schongau, Bavaria, Germany




575,000 tonnes per year

Product types


UPM EcoBasic, UPM News

Improved Newsprint (MFS)

UPM EcoPrime, UPM Brite

Uncoated mechanical paper (SC)

UPM Eco, UPM ReCat, UPM Max S

Machine finished speciality (MFS)

UPM Book, UPM Pure, UPM Opalite



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  • ISO 9001 Quality Management System
  • ISO 14001 Environmental Management System
  • EMAS II Eco Management and Audit Scheme
  • ISO 45001 Occupational Health and Safety Management System
  • ISO 50001 Energy Management System
  • PEFC-CH11/0831.00 (PEFC/02-31-80) Chain of Custody Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification
  • FSC-SGSCH-COC-002249 (FSC® C014719) Chain of Custody – Forest Stewardship Council®
  • European Eco-label and German “Blue Angel” eco-label

All certificates can be found from UPM’s Certificate finder 


Specialty Minerals Inc. (SMI)

Specialty Minerals Inc. (SMI) also operates at Schongau. It is a daughter company of Minerals Technologies Inc, making more than 1.2 million tonnes per annum of PCC filler for the paper industry.



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UPM Schongau

Friedrich-Haindl-Straße 10

86956 Schongau


Tel: +49 8861 213-0 

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