Light Coloured Letter (LCL)

paper grade

Light Coloured Letter (LCL)

Consists of 75% White Heavy letter and 25% Coloured Heavy letter per bale, must be free from all coated papers. Bales must be  free of plastic, poly coated or laminates & any other contraries such as wet strength or 'stickies' such as latex. N.C.R content limited to the normal average found in Coloured Letter/White Letter.

Light Coloured Letter (LCL)

The grade to consist of 75% White Heavy Letter and 25% Coloured Heavy Letter per bale, the grade must be free from all coated papers such as Coloured Best Pam, Tear White shavings etc. Each bale must be sorted free of all plastic, polythene coated or laminates and must not contain any other contraries such as wet strength or 'stickies' such as latex. The N.C.R content must be limited to the normal average found in Coloured Heavy Letter/White Heavy Letter and pure N.C.R must not be used to make up a bale.

Deep dyed or blanket printed materials must be kept to a minimum (1%), cheques or cheque waste are not acceptable and the mechanical fibre must not exceed 1%

Moisture levels permitted vary between 10% - 12% and the minimum amount of wires required is three per bale, however this may vary depending on the mill being supplied Please be aware of any non-paper components or any foreign matter in the recovered paper and board which, during processing, may cause damage to paper machines or interruptions to paper production or may reduce the value of the finished product e.g. metal, plastic, glass, textiles, wood, sand, building materials etc.

 

Commonly used for: The manufacture of recycled tissue products in the "away from home" markets such as hand towels, toilet tissue, kitchen roll, handkerchiefs.

Highlander tip: While shredded material is popular in the UK markets, it is far less popular in the European or Far East Markets & be sure before selling!

 

 

light coloured letter

light coloured letter