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Specialty papers

Specialty papers Bringing added value to specialty papers

As soft, platy, water repellant minerals, Imerys talcs bring benefits to many specialty applications such as labels and colored papers.

In colored papers

Imerys talcs:

  • Reduce dye demand
  • Improve color intensity 
  • Reduce two sideness
  • Keep circuit waters cleaner
  • Are effective TiO2 extenders, improving TiO2 retention and performance and enhancing opacity 

In label production

Imerys talcs:

  • Are soft, extending die lifetimes and reducing downtime at converters
  • Are ideal antiblocking agents preventing sticking between label stock
  • Reduce TiO2 levels

In baking paper production

Imerys talcs:

  • Improve silicone hold out
  • Allow lower silicone consumption

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

Please contact us, we will be only too happy to help

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