Recycled Paper and Packaging

Due to increased environmental awareness, the demand for paper and packaging featuring recycled content has become more prevalent in today’s marketplace. OMNOVA produces a wide breadth of chemistries to enhance the overall performance of paper and paperboard solutions using recycled pulp content. We offer robust coating binders to improve the strength of the sheet and impart dimensional stability, as well as products that provide a smooth and level surface and high gloss. Our portfolio also boasts chemistries that enhance the performance of ink on the paper’s surface.

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Print Enhancers  ·  Insolubilizers  ·  Sizing Agents  ·  Lubricants  ·  Binders



Reduce water solubility and sensitivity of the coating by crosslinking binder systems. Improve print definition and prevent "milking" and "piling" for proper ink transfer by preventing accumulation of the paper coating on the blanket.