ALPHARETTA, GA, Sept. 5, 2017 (Press Release) -Neenah announces the release of DISPERSA Dissolvable Paper, a water-soluble paper that dissolves completely and rapidly in water. DISPERSA Dissolvable Paper addresses key market needs dictated by an increased focus on environmental awareness, industrial and consumer safety, and convenience. It is 100% dispersible in water in seconds or minutes, depending on conditions, and suitable for flexographic, laser, and inkjet printing technologies. The paper has unique dry strength properties that allows it to withstand the converting processes, but still dissolves when exposed to water. Applications include food rotation labels for reusable food containers in commercial kitchens and heat sealable pouches for safer handling of hazardous substances.
Neenah has been the market leader in developing innovative paper solutions for decades. “Our customers have come to expect Neenah to lead with a continually expanding product offering. In DISPERSATM Dissolvable Paper, we have leveraged our R&D expertise and manufacturing capabilities, and worked closely with customers to deliver a product that performs beautifully,” said Byron Racki, President, Neenah Performance Materials.
“DISPERSA Dissolvable Paper will be manufactured in the USA, offering convenient sourcing logistics for our customers. With Neenah’s outstanding reputation of product development expertise, the product can be customized to meet the needs of our customers’ unique applications. Besides being a highperformance paper, DISPERSA Dissolvable Paper is non-toxic and biodegradable to meet today’s most challenging environmental landscape.” says Srinivas Nomula, Sr. Director of Marketing & Product Development, Neenah Performance Labels & Specialties.
About Neenah Paper, Inc.
Neenah is a leading global specialty materials company, focused on premium niche markets that value performance and image. Key products and markets include advanced filtration media, specialized performance substrates used for tapes, labels and other products, and premium printing and packaging papers. The company is headquartered in Alpharetta, Georgia and its products are sold in over 80 countries worldwide from manufacturing operations in the United States, Germany and the United Kingdom.