Paperboard

100% Recycled Paperboard

We are a highly innovative North American producer of 100% recycled coated or uncoated commodity-grade and specialty paperboard for carton manufacturing, food packaging and more. Known and respected by its clientele for the unique blend of consistently high quality and low costs it brings to its paperboard and packaging solutions. We maintain our reputation through exceptional service and innovative products that continually exceed client expectations, all drawn from an unsurpassed knowledge of the paperboard market.

OUR PRODUCTS

We are a highly innovative North American producer of 100% recycled paperboard

The PaperWorks Paperboard Group is known and respected by its clientele for the unique blend of consistently high quality and low costs it brings to its paperboard and packaging solutions. We maintain its reputation through exceptional service and innovative products that continually exceed client expectations, all drawn from an unsurpassed knowledge of the paperboard market.

STANDARD

Our standard grades are suitable for a wide variety of paperboard needs.

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Reliable CRB for a variety of end uses, with a backside made from selected fiber for a light brown shade.

SUITABLE FOR
Dry foods, cereals & crackers, retail carry-out, confections, cosmetics & toiletries, sporting goods & toys, pharmaceutical & OTC, paper products.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled paperboard with a minimum of 35% post-consumer content
  • 108″ and 88″ machine widths
  • Suitable for flexo, gravure and litho printing
  • FDA compliant for direct food contact
  • Wide caliper range
  • Versatile and customizable
  • Meets RPA-100% Symbol Requirement

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The lightest shade in the PaperWorks inventory: made from selected materials for a gray backside that doesn’t compromise our environmental values.

SUITABLE FOR
Pharmaceutical & OTC, cosmetics & toiletries, perishable bakery goods, nutraceuticals.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled paperboard with a minimum of 35% post-consumer content
  • Light-hued newsback
  • 108” and 88” machine widths
  • Suitable for flexo, gravure and litho printing
  • FDA compliant for direct food contact
  • Wide caliper range
  • Elegant and reliable
  • Meets RPA-100% Symbol Requirement

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ULTRA 100

MasterWorks Ultra 100 grades were created as a cost-effective 100% recycled alternative to virgin paperboard grades. Superior performance and aesthetics coupled with a broad caliper range puts this innovative brand in a class of its own and well suited for a wide variety of packaging needs.

MasterWorks Ultra 100 Whiteback™ is a cost effective 100% recycled alternative to virgin paperboard grades. Its high bright top and white backside match the look of virgin grades, while its superior strength characteristics deliver comparable packaging performance. Offered in a wide range of calipers, MasterWorks Ultra 100 Whiteback™ has been engineered to be in a class of its own.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled fiber content
  • Superior topside brightness (85 GE)
  • White backside shade (80 GE)
  • Exceptional runability and performance
  • Low density without sacrificing stiffness
  • Wide caliper range from .016 to .030
  • Meets RPA-100% symbol requirements
  • FSC-certified
  • RPA-100% Certified

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MasterWorks Ultra 100 Kraftback™ is a cost-effective, 100% recycled alternative to virgin paperboard grades. Its increased kraft fiber content creates a dark brown backside shade and enhanced stiffness characteristics. Engineered for superior strength, MasterWorks Ultra 100 Kraftback™ is built to meet your most challenging packaging performance needs.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled fiber content
  • High stiffness and low grain ratio for extra strength
  • Dark brown kraft backside shade
  • Low density without sacrificing stiffness
  • Exceptional runability and performance
  • Wide caliper range from .016 to .030
  • Meets RPA- 100% symbol requirements
  • FSC certified
  • RPA-100% Certified

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MasterWorks Ultra 100 Kraftback™ Freeze is a cost-effective, 100% recycled alternative to virgin paperboard grades designed for refrigerated and frozen environments. Its increased kraft fiber content creates a dark brown backside shade and enhanced stiffness characteristics. It is further enhanced with additional sizing for water resistance in frozen or refrigerated packaging applications.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled fiber content
  • High stiffness and low grain ratio for extra strength
  • Dark brown kraft backside shade
  • Low density without sacrificing stiffness
  • Exceptional runability and performance
  • Wide caliper range from .016 to .030
  • Meets RPA- 100% symbol requirements
  • FSC certified
  • RPA-100% Certified

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MasterWorks Ultra 100 Kraftback™ Beverage is a cost-effective, 100% recycled alternative to virgin paperboard grades. Its increased kraft fiber content creates a dark brown backside shade and enhanced stiffness characteristics. Offered in a wide range of calipers, it has been engineered to meet the challenging demands of beverage carrier applications.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled fiber content
  • Special additives for wet strength
  • Wide caliper range from .016 to .030
  • Kraft backside shade
  • Meets RPA- 100% symbol requirements
  • FSC certified
  • High stiffness and low grain ration for extra strength
  • Low density without sacrificing stiffness
  • Exceptional runability and performance
  • RPA-100% Certified

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SPECIALTY

Specialized paperboard for specific purposes.

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Premium uncoated recycled boxboard for high-quality applications such as laminations. Ultra-smooth and durable.

SUITABLE FOR:
High-end uncoated applications and laminations: oral care products, retail foil, automotive, etc.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled paperboard with a minimum of 35% post-consumer content
  • Solid, smooth URB
  • 108″ and 88″ machine widths (WAB)
  • Wide caliper range
  • Standout quality
  • Meets RPA-100% symbol requirements

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The flexibility and reliability of MasterWorks News with additives for moisture resistance – exactly right for refrigerated and frozen food applications.

SUITABLE FOR
Refrigerated and frozen foods: pizza, TV dinners, frozen entrees, yogurt carriers, etc.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled paperboard with a minimum of 35% post-consumer content
  • MasterWorks durability enhanced with special additives
  • Suitable for flexo, gravure and litho printing
  • FDA compliant for direct food contact
  • Wide caliper range
  • Perfect for refrigerated & frozen food
  • Meets RPA-100% Symbol Requirement

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Face-seal delivers a special clay coating for single-side blister adherence; fold over traps plastic blisters between adhesive backsides. Available in News and Lite shades.

SUITABLE FOR
Blister packaging, blistered pharmaceuticals, sporting goods & toys: batteries, light bulbs, hosiery, makeup, etc.

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled paperboard with a minimum of 35% post-consumer content
  • 108″ and 88″ machine widths
  • Suitable for flexo, gravure and litho printing
  • FDA compliant for direct food contact
  • Wide caliper range
  • Adapts to varied types of blister packaging
  • Meets RPA-100% Symbol Requirement

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BRIGHT

Bringing the great look of SBS to 100% recycled CRB.

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MasterBright delivers the brightest coated side in the recycled paperboard industry. Only PaperWorks offers an 87 bright coated topside on 100% recycled paperboard.

SUITABLE FOR
Pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, jewelry and luxury goods

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled paperboard with a minimum of 35% post-consumer content
  • Light brown backside shade
  • 108″ and 88″ machine widths
  • Suitable for flexo, gravure and litho printing
  • FDA compliant for direct food contact
  • Wide caliper range
  • Versatile and customizable
  • Meets RPA-100% Symbol Requirement

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North America’s brightest coated topside on 100% recycled paperboard, from a name that stands for quality: PaperWorks is proud to provide a white and bright CRB with our Lite back.

SUITABLE FOR
Pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, jewelry and luxury goods

FEATURES:

  • 100% recycled paperboard with a minimum of 35% post-consumer content
  • Light-hued newsback
  • 108″ and 88″ machine widths
  • Suitable for flexo, gravure and litho printing
  • FDA compliant for direct food contact
  • Wide caliper range
  • Versatile and customizable
  • Meets RPA-100% Symbol Requirement

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