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SMOOTH PAPER TEXTURE

Paper textures play a big role in how a printed work  looks when complete. It can affect everything from how bright a color looks, to how the ink fills the paper, and how a printed material feels in your customer’s hands. The texture of these papers can have a big impact on the finished design of a printed […]

THICK CARDBOARD PAPER

Cardboard is a generic term for heavy-duty paper-based products having greater thickness and superior durability or other specific mechanical attributes to paper; such as fold ability, rigidity and impact resistance. The construction can range from a thick sheet known as paperboard to corrugated fiberboard which is made of multiple corrugated and flat layers. Do you know […]

Origin of Paper Manufacturing

Paper was first made by Chinese in the 2nd century. It was made by fishnets and tree bark mainly. The earliest paper manufacturing process for making it in bulks, using machinery, can be traced back to 9th century medieval Islamic world.   Paper Manufacturing Process Now.   Paper is made up of fiber. Almost half of the fiber comes from the […]

WATERMARKED PAPER

What is Watermarked Paper? A watermarked paper is an identifying image or pattern in paper that appears as various shades of lightness/darkness when viewed by transmitted light (or when viewed by reflected light, atop a dark background), caused by thickness or density variations in the paper. Watermarks vary greatly in their visibility; while some are obvious on casual inspection, […]

PAPER RECYCLING

PAPER RECYCLING The process of paper recycling is conversion of any sort of waste paper into a new paper. The one material that can easily be recycled is Paper. Paper is recycling into paper or any product that is made up of paper. Paper recycling is done to reuse paper. Waste papers and products made up of paper can […]

PAPER SIZES AND STABILITY

PAPER SIZES: Many paper size standards conventions have existed at different times and in different countries. Today, the A and B series of ISO 216, which includes the commonly used A4 size, are the international standard used by almost every country. However, in many countries in the Americas as well as in the Philippines, the North American series of paper sizes such as […]