Publishing Papers

NORPAC groundwood and UCF papers deliver precision performance for incisive publishers.

Buy with confidence! Precise calipers, high opacity and crisp legibility mark the range of NORPAC groundwood and uncoated freesheet (UCF) papers for books.

  • Orca Book, our cream, uncoated freesheet in 45- and 50-pound weights

  • Norbrite Book, our bright, blue-white groundwood paper

  • Norbrite Book Cream, our cream-colored groundwood book

All book grades are available with recycled content ranging from 10 or 20 percent to 50 and 100 percent for customers desiring a very high recycled content.

The Options You Need

Whether you’re producing trade paperbacks and textbooks, or catalogues, directories and manuals, you can get a quality publishing paper from NORPAC that fits your needs. Orca Book is available in 45-pound and 50-pound weights and several recycled content options. The Norbrite Book family, made with environmentally-efficient, high-yield thermomechanical pulp comes in more than 24 high-opacity weight, grade and color combinations. Weights are available from 33 to 50 pounds, brightness from 65 to 80, and precise calipers from 3.2 to 6.0.

All of our publishing papers feature a caliper-controlled substrate with a smooth, lightly coated surface that’s perfect for sharp reproduction and easy legibility.