Multi – Grade


Although this grade varies depending on the paper mill supplied, generally, this consists of a mixture of various papers per bale consisting of between 15 – 20% White Heavy Letter, 30% Wood Free Coloured Shavings, 25% Coloured Heavy Letter and a maximum of 15% Coloured Best Pams and 5% Coloured Continuous Stationery. May contain a maximum of 10% mechanical content. Material must be free from latex binders, self adhesive labels, wet strength poly-laminates, and other contraries. Overall the appearance should be bright and light. 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 et al.