Southern Bleached Softwood Kraft (SBSK)
Fully bleached Southern Kraft pulps are manufactured at International Paper’s Riegelwood, NC, Eastover, SC, and Saillat, France mills. These pulps have high brightness and excellent cleanliness. High tear and breaking length make these grades well suited for a variety of tissue, paper and packaging applications. They are FDA compliant for food contact.
Southern Bleached Hardwood Kraft (SBHK)
High brightness mixed hardwood kraft pulp is manufactured at International Paper’s Eastover, SC and Saillat, France mills. These pulps are well-suited for use in a variety of printing and writing, tissue, and specialty grades of paper. They are FDA compliant for food contact.
Bleached Eucalyptus Kraft (BEK)
High brightness eucalyptus pulp is manufactured at International Paper's Mogi Guacu mill in Brazil. This pulp is indicated for use in a variety of papers. It is certified by Cerflor (the Brazillian Forestry Certification Program, coordinated by INMETRO) and comes from renewable forests.
Bleached Chemi-Thermomechanical Pulp (BCTMP)
Fully bleached Chemi-Thermomechanical Pulp is produced at International Paper's Svetogorsk, Russia mill. Prime BCTMP grades are manufactured from aspen and spruce with the latest technology. IP has a portfolio of products to address the needs of all paper and tissue manufacturers. These portfolios enable customers to achieve specific papermaking properties to enhance product quality. This is an environmental-friendly process delivering a true Total Chlorine Free (TCF) pulp.
Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft (NBSK)
Northern grade softwood is produced at International Paper's Kwidzyn, Poland and Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada mills. The Grande Prairie mill has access to white spruce and lodgepole pine, which tend to have fine, flexible fibers. These fibers create pulp with superior sheet formation, improved sheet smoothness, excellent tensile strength and low refining energy demand - which saves cost and extends refiner plate life.
Northern Bleached Hardwood Kraft (NBHK)
Northern grade hardwood is produced at International Paper's Kwidzyn, Poland mill.