Metsa Tissue Ltd Hand Towel Sleeve 2 ply MRT398 (ICN 1111)

Important Customer Notice Delisting

Ref: 2020/1111 ICN Number: 1111


  • The supplier Metsa Tissue Ltd has informed us of a discontinuation with its Paper Hygiene Product, MRT398.
  • The supplier is discontinuing this product due to a new MPC code being manufactured instead. As a result of this, MRT398 has been delisted.


  • MRT398 has been superseded by the supplier’s newly awarded product code:
    MRT424 – 2 ply Hand Towel Sleeve, (MPC code 45570).
  • The product specification including measurements and unit of issue are exactly the same, only the manufacturer product code (MPC code) has changed.
  • The catalogue price remains the same £13.97.
  • MRT398 is available whilst stocks last but will be delisted from our online catalogue once the stock has been depleted.
  • Metsa Tissue Ltd’s direct alternative product is available to order through our online catalogue:
    MRT424 – Towel hand paper 2 ply 224mm x 230mm White 200 Sheet Per Sleeve 100% recycled Classic Zig Zag fibre Handy Pack.
  • See our Downloads ▼ section to view the product listing for further information on the affected product code.

Next Steps:

  • Customers are advised to log into our website to view the potential direct alternative product.
  • If you have any further questions, please contact your local NHS Supply Chain Account Manager or Customer Services Advisor.

Please note that due to the clinical nature of these alternative products we advise you to consult your own clinical experts to ensure suitability for your organisations use of these products.

Downloads ▼

  • 1111 Metsa Tissue Ltd Delisted Products with Alternatives

    An Excel file detailing the affected product codes for ICN 1111.

    Please to view this content.