Paper News
Aug. 2010
EarthChoice Cougar expansion from Domtar
Domtar is expanding its Cougar line with Cougar 30%. The new addition features 30% post consumer fibre, is a member of the Domtar EarthChoice family of products, and maintains the line’s 98 brightness. Look for it in 80 lb. text and 80 lb. cover weights. Additional weight options will be added soon.
Finch Paper and conVerd show Enviroboard MR
New from Finch Paper and conVerd LLC is the Enviroboard MR substrate. EnviroBoard incorporates five plies of a proprietary Finch paper into a multidimensional, rigid and moisture proof composite board. The board works with a variety of printing technologies or is suitable as a laminating base for offset printed designs. It can be cut and shaped and is compatible with most modern automated cutting systems.,
First white-ink paper for Indigo presses from Mohawk
Mohawk’s Studio Collection for HP’s Electroink White, is the first white-ink compatible i-Tone papers for sheetfed digital presses. The collection features coloured papers in a variety of Mohawk grades engineered for the HP Indigo presses in 23 colours from the Beckett Concept, Beckett Expression, Mohawk Carnival, Mohawk Loop and Mohawk Via product lines. All come in vellum, smooth and super smooth finishes from 80 lb. text to 120 lb. double-thick cover, specifically formulated for optimum HP Electroink adhesion and runnability.
Ultra photo paper from GPA
GPA grows its digital paper line with Ultra Photo—Photo Lustre Papers for HP Indigo presses. The satin matte coated surface looks and feels like photo prints and, due to the sheet’s special surface, you can skip additional coatings, such as UV. The line is available in 65 and 100 lb. cover weights in both 18" x 12" and 19" x 13" sheet sizes. The 100 lb. sheet is also available in 13" x 18" with FlexBind for layflat photo pages. 
Finch Paper introduces Inkjet Pi
Finch Paper introduces Inkjet Pi
Finch Paper is adding to the uncoated digital paper family with Inkjet Pi, a paper engineered to meet the demanding needs of high-speed, pigment-based inkjet applications for images that pop on the page. It has a 96 brightness, is SFI-certified, archival and acid free, and is commercially available in 50, 60, 70, 80 and 100 lb. text. 
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