Today we will introduce the characteristics and classification of kraft paper:


Kraft paper is a tough, water-resistant packaging paper. It is brown and has a wide range of uses. It is often used to make paper bags, envelopes, workbooks, record sleeves, files and sandpaper. The basis weight range is from 80 g/m2 to 120 g/m2, and there are differences between web and flat paper, single-sided light, double-sided light, and stripe. The main quality requirements are flexibility and strength, high burst resistance, and can withstand greater tension and pressure without breaking. Kraft paper has high tensile strength, including single gloss, double gloss, stripes, and no grains. Mainly used for packaging paper, envelopes, paper bags, etc. and printing press drum liners.


Kraft paper usually keeps its yellowish-brown color and is suitable for bags and wrapping paper. Depending on the nature and use, kraft paper has various uses. Kraft paper is a general term for a kind of paper, and there is no certain specification, and it is generally classified according to its nature and use.

  1. According to the different colors, it can be divided into: primary color kraft paper, red kraft paper, white kraft paper, flat kraft paper, single-gloss kraft paper, two-color kraft paper, etc.
  2. According to different uses, it can be divided into: packaging kraft paper, waterproof kraft paper, moisture-proof kraft paper, anti-rust kraft paper, pattern-making kraft paper, process kraft paper, insulating kraft paper board, kraft sticker, etc.
  3. According to the different materials, it can be divided into: recycled kraft paper, kraft core paper, kraft base paper, rough kraft paper, kraft wax paper, wood pulp kraft paper, composite kraft paper, etc.

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