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Printing & writing paper

PRINTING AND WRITING PAPER Enhancing the quality and machine runnability of printing and writing paper

Imerys offers a wide portfolio of mineral solutions for paper producers, including coating and filler products to suit all printing and writing grades, which optimize the manufacturing process and improve the final paper product.

With a unique and comprehensive portfolio of hyper-platy kaolins, engineered kaolins, calcium carbonates and talcs, along with our transformational specialty products like FiberLean®, EcoBright™ and Formulations Services, our global customer base benefits from advanced multi-pigment solutions

Imerys works actively with customers to develop new and innovative solutions to solve their technical and commercial challenges.

Products for coated mechanical and coated woodfree grades

Our products for coated mechanical and coated woodfree grades for fine paper, LWC and MWC improve:

  • Printability
  • Smoothness
  • Porosity
  • Pore size and distribution
  • Optical & physical coverage
  • Coating strength

Products for uncoated mechanical, supercalendered and uncoated woodfree grades

Our products for uncoated mechanical (uncoated groundwood), supercalendered and uncoated woodfree (uncoated freesheet) grades for SC, offset and office paper improve:

  • Productivity
  • Fiber extension
  • Brightness
  • Opacity
  • Surface properties

We offer a full range of bespoke formulation and technical and process support services to help you match the right mineral grade to your application requirement.

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Paper & Board