UPW (Unprinted White Newsprint)


Slab sheets of white unprinted newsprint, free from coated mechanical magazine paper (Printed or unprinted) and printed newspapers. Should not contain any woodfree paper either printed or unprinted and should not contain any woody one cuts. Can include unprinted newsprint cut from cores, but cannot contain any core or packaging material.

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.