This grade is made purely from bleached chemical pulp and usually has a mineral or synthetic pigment coated top surface in one or more layers and often also a coating on the reverse side.
It is a medium density board with good printing properties for graphical and packaging end uses and is perfectly white both inside and out. It can easily be cut, creased, hot foil stamped and embossed.
Its other properties, such as being hygienic and pure with no smell and taste, make it usable for packaging aroma and flavor sensitive products such as chocolate, cigarettes and cosmetics.
Unbleached Kraft Board, also known as Solid Unbleached Sulfate (SUS) or Clay Coated extra strength back, is used in the packaging industry where high strength as well as good printability is required.
This board is commonly used in beverage packaging and for box applications where the strength of Kraft and a white appearance is desired. This board is usually coated on one side with a clay coating for printing applications.
Clay Coated Whiteback, Newsback & Kraftback is manufactured from recycled, post-consumer, and pre-consumer content of paper and cardboard. Generally used in the manufacturing of folding cartons and various other industrial product applications, recycled board is a great environmental choice.
Also known as WLC, GD, GT or UD, is a grade of paperboard made from layers of waste paper or recycled fibers. It comes with two to three layers of coating on the top and one layer on the reverse side. Because of its recycled content it will be grey from the inside. The main end use for this type of board is for packaging of frozen or chilled food, cereals, shoes, toys and others.