Continuing to be at the forefront of sustainable product offerings, Expera Specialty Solutions announced its launch of a broad line of SOAR Sustainable Food Packaging and Processing Papers. These papers have the ability to achieve multiple sustainability goals in a single product. New to Expera's SOAR product portfolio is Wax Alternative papers. "Our Wax Alternative papers are manufactured without the addition of paraffin or other petroleum-based materials, creating a more sustainable alternative to the traditionally used quick service restaurant packaging," explained Robyn Buss, Vice President Sales & Marketing for Expera Specialty Solutions. "These products maintain a high-level of performance and are stronger on a pound-for-pound basis, allowing for improved yield and decreased transportation costs." Click Read More below for additional information.
Monadnock announced a new sample book showcasing beautiful, environmentally-friendly uncoated Marketing Impact Papers . The book of full-sized swatches makes the paper specification process easier and more inspirational for designers, printers and other Monadnock customers. The new sample book features rich print demonstrations on Monadnock’s FSC®-certified fine printing grades Astrolite®, Astrolite PC 100®, Dulcet® and Caress®.
Astrolite is a brilliant white uncoated paper with superior formation and surface uniformity for excellent printability.
Astrolite PC 100 is one of the cleanest, brightest, and smoothest 100 percent recycled printing papers made.
Dulcet is an elegant neutral white premium paper that is color-balanced for highly accurate color reproduction – particularly in flesh tones.
Caress is a sophisticated mellow white paper with an exquisite surface and superior formation.
The papers highlighted in our new sample book make it easy for brand owners, designers and printers to find environmentally responsible paper from one resource, enabling them to make better informed decisions regarding the full spectrum of offerings across premium text and cover papers,” said Richard Verney, Chairman and CEO of Monadnock.
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