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UNCOATED

 

4CC Smooth Uncoated

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 90, 100, 120

Manufactured in
Sweden

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Accent Antique (Eco White only)

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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50% pre-cw

25% post-cw

25% non-FSC

GSM

150, 240, 300

Manufactured in
UK

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Textured

Accent Eco White

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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50% pre-cw

25% post-cw

25% non-FSC

GSM

135, 160, 270

Manufactured in
UK

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High quality, smooth white

Accent Natural and Ivory

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC certified

GSM

135, 160, 270, 350

Manufactured in
UK

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High quality with a textured feel

Accent Smooth Glacier White

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC certified

GSM

100,115,135,160, 200, 270 350

Manufactured in
UK

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High quality, smooth white

Advocate Natural Smooth

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

100, 120, 160, 250, 330

Manufactured in
UK

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Advocate Xtreme White Laid

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

90, 100, 250

Manufactured in
UK

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A very bright white paper

Advocate Xtreme White Rough

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

100, 120, 160, 300, 330

Manufactured in
UK

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A very bright white paper with a toothy surface

Advocate Xtreme White Smooth

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

90, 100, 120, 160, 200, 250, 300, 330, 400

Manufactured in
UK

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A very bright white paper

Alsaprint

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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100% post-cw

GSM

65 to 110 (special orders only)

Manufactured in
France

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Publishing paper - not appropriate for small runs

Amber Graphic

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

60, 70, 80, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120

Manufactured in
Poland

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Suitable for books, manuals, brochures

Amber Preprint

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 90, 100, 120

Manufactured in
Poland

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Arcolaser HP

Premier Paper

tel. 0121 313 1115

Fedrigoni

tel. 0845 071 4408

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 90, 100

Manufactured in

Italy

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Arcoprint

Premier Paper

tel. 0121 313 1115

Fedrigoni

tel. 0845 071 4408

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FSC certified

GSM

70, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 140, 170, 200, 225, 250, 300

Manufactured in

Italy

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Arriba! Recycled

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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100% post-cw

GSM

80

Manufactured in

Germany

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Very slightly flecked

Beckett Expression (Radiance, Lunar, Candlelight, Iceberg only)

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC certified

GSM

104, 118, 216, 270, 352

Manufactured in
USA

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Cairn Natural

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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100% post-cw

GSM

120, 200, 320

Manufactured in
UK

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Challenger Laser Print

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 90, 100, 120

Manufactured in
Germany

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Challenger Offset

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

GSM

60, 70, 80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 140, 150, 170, 190, 250, 300

Manufactured in
Germany

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Available in sheets and reels

Challenger Tinted

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 100, 160, 180, 220

Manufactured in
South Africa

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Color Copy

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

90, 100, 120, 160, 200, 220, 250, 280, 300, 350

Manufactured in
Austria

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Available in sheets and reels

Colorplan Bright, Pristine, Ice and Natural Whites*

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC certified

GSM

100 - 700

Manufactured in
UK

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High quality with a textured feel. *Please note that not all Colorplan papers are FSC certified

Conqueror Concept/Smooth/Texture

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

90 - 350

Manufactured in
UK

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Conqueror Recycled

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

25% post-cw

GSM

100, 160, 320

Manufactured in
France

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Watermarked. Available in 3 finishes

Conservation Wove and Laid

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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20% post-cw

80% pre-cw

GSM

100, 135, 150, 250, 280

Manufactured in
UK

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Context

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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FSC certified

75% post-cw

GSM

80 to 350

Manufactured in

UK

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Context Natural

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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FSC certified

75% post-cw

GSM

120, 150, 280

Manufactured in

Netherlands

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Corona FSC

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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FSC certified

70% post-cw

GSM

70 to 250 (special makings only)

Manufactured in
Austria

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Corona Natural

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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100% post-cw

GSM

100 stocked. 70 to 300 for makings

Manufactured in
Austria

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Corona Offset

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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100% post-cw

 

GSM

70*, 80, 100, 120, 150, 170, 190, 250, 300 (*special makings only)

Manufactured in
Austria

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Very slightly flecked

Cyclus Offset

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

Premier Paper

tel. 0121 313 1115

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100% post-cw

 

GSM

70, 80, 90, 100, 115, 140, 170, 200, 250, 300, 350

Manufactured in
Denmark

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Slightly speckled off-white. Mill has own biomass power plant.

Cypher

Premier Paper

tel. 0121 313 1115

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FSC certified

 

GSM

100 - 400

Manufactured in
UK

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Distinction Publishing

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

100, 120, 160, 320

Manufactured in
France

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High quality paper

Evolution Bright FSC

Premier Paper

tel. 0121 313 1115

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FSC certified

 

GSM

100 - 250

Manufactured in
Germany

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Evolution Text 100%

Premier Paper

tel. 0121 313 1115

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100% post-cw

 

GSM

80, 90, 100, 115, 150, 240

Manufactured in
Germany

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Explorer

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 90, 100, 110

Manufactured in
Portugal

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Double sided printing without show through

Explorer icare

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

30% post-cw

GSM

80

Manufactured in
Portugal

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For everyday printing

Explorer Preprint

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 90, 100, 110

Manufactured in
Portugal

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Useful for invoices, letterheads, fax headers, delivery notes etc.

Filemaster Basic

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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45% post-cw

55% pre-cw

GSM

180, 225, 270, 315, 485

Manufactured in
India

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For high volume printing

Fox River Evergreen 100%

Paper Resources

tel. 01993 833700

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100% post-cw

GSM

90, 118, 216, 270

Manufactured in
USA

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White + 6 flecked colours

Fox River Evergreen 50/50

Paper Resources

tel. 01993 833700

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50% post-cw

50% other

GSM

118, 216

Manufactured in
USA

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50% bamboo

Freelife Cento

Fedrigoni

tel. 0845 071 4408

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FSC certified

40% post-cw

60% pre-cw

GSM

80, 90, 100, 120, 140

Manufactured in
Italy

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Bulky, good for brochures

Freelife Kendo

Fedrigoni

tel. 0845 071 4408

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FSC certified

40% pre-cw

5% hemp

GSM

115, 150, 200, 250

Manufactured in
Italy

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Flecked, good for stationery, brochures, etc

Freelife Merida

Fedrigoni

tel. 0845 071 4408

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FSC certified

40% pre-cw

5% cotton

GSM

100, 140, 215, 280, 320

Manufactured in
Italy

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Felt marked, good for covers/folders, etc

Freelife Vellum

Fedrigoni

tel. 0845 071 4408

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FSC certified

40% pre-cw

5% cotton

GSM

80, 100, 120, 140, 170, 215, 260, 320

Manufactured in
Italy

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Bulky and textured, good for stationery, brochures, etc

Inuit Tactile

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 100, 115, 130, 160, 200, 240, 300, 400

Manufactured in
UK

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Brilliant White, High White and Oyster

Inuit Ultra Smooth

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 100, 115, 130, 160, 200, 240, 300, 400

Manufactured in
UK

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Brilliant White, High White and Oyster

IQ Selection Smooth

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

GSM

80 - 280

Manufactured in
Austria

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IQ Triotec Premium

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

GSM

80 - 100

Manufactured in
Austria

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Mohawk Options PC100

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC Recycled

100% post-cw

GSM

118, 148, 270, 352

Manufactured in
USA

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Enhanced uncoated giving excellent print performance, available in 3 colours

Mohawk Via Smooth 100% PC Cool White

Paper Resources

tel. 01993 833700

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FSC Recycled

100% post-cw

GSM

104, 118, 148, 176, 216, 270

Manufactured in
USA

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100% PC Cool WhiteSmooth is the only 100% recycled sheet in the range. Made with wind generated electricity

Monadnock Astrolite PC 100

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC Recycled

100% post-cw

GSM

104, 118, 148, 270

Manufactured in
USA

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Very high quality smooth white paper

Munken Lynx

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

GSM

100 - 300

Manufactured in
Sweden

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Laser guaranteed

Munken Polar

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

GSM

100 - 300

Manufactured in
Sweden

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Laser guaranteed

Munken Pure

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

GSM

100 - 300

Manufactured in
Sweden

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Laser guaranteed

Naturalis (excluding Naturalis Smooth Recycled)

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC certified

GSM

120, 135, 160, 250, 330

Manufactured in
UK

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High quality, smooth, white paper

Naturalis Smooth Recycled

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC certified

50% post-cw

GSM

120, 135, 160, 250, 330

Manufactured in
UK

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High quality, smooth, white paper

Neenah Environment 100%

Paper Resources

tel. 01993 833700

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FSC certified

100% post-cw

GSM

118 & 216

Manufactured in
USA

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Premium uncoated, available in White & Natural

Neenah Environment smooth, laid & felt

Paper Resources

tel. 01993 833700

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FSC certified

80% post-cw

20% pre-cw

GSM

90, 118, 216

Manufactured in
USA

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Range of smooth, laid & felt finishes in White & Ultrawhite

Neptune Unique FSC

Fenner paper

tel. 01732 771100

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FSC certified

GSM

105, 120, 135, 155, 170, 200, 250, 300, 350

Manufactured in
EU

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premium quality text and cover

9lives Offset

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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100% post-cw

GSM

80, 90, 100, 120, 140, 160, 200, 250, 300, 350

Manufactured in
France

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Perfect Image

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

GSM

80, 90, 100, 110, 120, 135, 150, 170, 190, 224, 250, 300, 350, 400

Manufactured in
France and UK

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Presentation

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

GSM

90, 100,120, 160, 340

Manufactured in
UK

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Recovery Natur

Fenner paper

tel. 01732 771100

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100% post-cw

GSM

90 - 350

Manufactured in
EU

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Redeem 100% recycled

Fenner paper

tel. 01732 771100

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100% post-cw

GSM

70, 100, 130, 240, 300

Manufactured in
EU

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Notes

A bulky, natural coloured paper

Regal Ultrawhite

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

GSM

100, 115, 135, 185, 240, 280, 335, 400

Manufactured in
Germany

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Replica

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

GSM

90 - 325

Manufactured in
UK

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Laser guaranteed

Retreeve Felt

Robert Horne

tel. 01604 495333

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FSC certified

20% pre-cw

GSM

135, 150, 280

Manufactured in
UK

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Notes

Available in natural, white and ivory

Retreeve Smooth

Robert Horne

tel. 01604 495333

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FSC certified

20% post-cw

GSM

100, 135, 150, 280

Manufactured in
UK

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Available in natural, white and ivory

Retreeve Vellum

Robert Horne

tel. 01604 495333

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FSC certified

20% post-cw

GSM

100, 135, 150, 280

Manufactured in
UK

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Also available in ivory

Revive 100 Offset

Robert Horne

tel. 01604 495333

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FSC certified
100% post-cw

GSM

80 - 300

Manufactured in
France

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Notes

Slightly rougher than Revive 100 Uncoated. Direct mail, flyers, envelopes, etc

Revive 100 Uncoated

Robert Horne

tel. 01604 495333

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FSC certified

100% post-cw

GSM

100 - 325

Manufactured in
Scotland

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Corporate reports, stationery, envelopes, etc

Revive 50:50 Offset

Robert Horne

tel. 01604 495333

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FSC certified

50% post-cw

GSM

80 - 350

Manufactured in
Italy

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Envelopes, brochures, corporate reports, notebooks, etc

Sherwood Offset

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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100% post-cw

GSM

60 to 130 (special orders only)

Manufactured in
France

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Skye uncoated (natural & brilliant whites only)

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

GSM

90, 100, 120, 130, 150, 170, 200, 250, 300, 400 (see notes)

Manufactured in
Switzerland

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Natural white not available in 90, 130 or 200

Splendorgel

Fedrigoni

tel. 0845 071 4408

Premier Paper

tel. 0121 313 1115

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FSC certified*

GSM

85, 100, 115, 140, 160, 190, 230, 270, 300, 340, 400

Manufactured in
Italy

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*FSC accreditation applies to the litho range only (not digital)

Steinbeis Vision Magic Colours

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

Talk Paper

tel. 01277 652888

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100% mix of

pre + post-cw

GSM

80

Manufactured in
Germany

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See 'Colours & textures' section for colour swatches

Stephen

Robert Horne

tel. 01604 495333

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FSC certified

20% post-cw

30% pre-cw

GSM

100, 115, 140, 280, 350

Manufactured in
Scotland

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Toothy, tactile feel. Competitively priced

Strathmore Elements (Ultimate White only)

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC certified

GSM

104, 118, 216, 298

Manufactured in
USA

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Sylvan Offset

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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100% post-cw

GSM

80

Manufactured in
Germany

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Like newsprint

Take 2 Offset Laser

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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FSC certified

100% post-cw

 

GSM

80, 90, 100, 120, 160, 190, 250, 300, 350

Manufactured in
France

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Take 2 Print

James McNaughton

tel. 020 8320 3200

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100% post-cw

 

GSM

80, 90, 100, 120, 150, 170, 250, 300

Manufactured in
Austria

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Mill has own biomass power plant

Think4 Bright

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

GSM

115 - 300

Manufactured in
UK

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This is the brightest white in the Think4 range. Reels available

Think4 Solid

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

50% post-cw

GSM

100 - 300

Manufactured in
UK

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This has a rougher, bulkier feel than the rest of the Think4 range. Reels available

Think4 Warm

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

50% post-cw

GSM

100 - 400

Manufactured in
UK

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A warm, creamy white. Reels available. Laser guaranteed up to 150 gsm

Think4 White

Howard Smith Paper

tel. 0870 606 4606

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FSC certified

50% post-cw

GSM

100 - 400

 

Manufactured in
UK

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Laser guaranteed up to 150 gsm

Tintoretto

Fedrigoni

tel. 0845 071 4408

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FSC certified

GSM

95, 140, 200, 250, 300, 350

Manufactured in
UK

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True Recycled

Fenner paper

tel. 01732 771100

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100% post-cw

GSM

105, 120, 140, 250

Manufactured in
EU

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Woodland Wove

Paperback

tel. 020 8980 2233

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100% pre-cw

GSM

100 stocked (80 to 280 for makings)

Manufactured in
UK

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Zen

GF Smith

tel. 020 7407 6174

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FSC certified

GSM

120, 150, 270, 300, 350

Manufactured in
UK

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High quality white with a textured feel

Zeta Recycled

The Paper Company

tel. 020 7740 2244

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50% post-cw

50% virgin

GSM

100 - 350

Manufactured in
Germany

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High white paper in Hammer, Linen and Wove finishes

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