JAKARTA, Indonesia, July 15, 2020 (Press Release) -Asia Pulp & Paper today announced the expansion of its Enza Specialty papers portfolio with the addition of Enza HS Flexpack for both the North & Latin America markets. This new unbleached, natural brown Kraft paper provides quick service restaurants with a sustainable packaging solution for lightweight take-a-way food wrappers, box liners and carry-out-bags.
Enza HS Flexpack is a virgin, environmentally friendly, unbleached natural color, machine glazed paper, making it ideally suited for direct food contact. The product is both FDA certified for direct food contact and PEFC certified for sustainable forest management. Its lightweight attributes include high tensile, high tear strength, with a range of 35-70gsm, and is available in jumbo rolls or sheets. Its natural brown color and excellent smooth surface can be printed with multiple colors in off-set, both sheet-fed and web, wide format flexography, foil stamping and embossing. Soy inks are recommended for direct food contact.
In addition to direct food contact, Enza HS Flexpack unbleached is perfect for tobacco inner liner, label decal and static cling release backing. It is also excellent for floral wrap, medical, pharmaceutical products, hanger covers, sachet packets, and shopping bags. Due to its strength, it provides industrial end uses such as lamination, slip sheeting, interleaving for plywood, stainless steel, glass, flooring, roofing and other substrates in both panels and rolls.
“We are thrilled to offer the newest addition to our expanding food packaging portfolio designed for quick serve locations and other restaurant take-a-way,” said Ian Lifshitz, Vice President, Sustainability and Stakeholder Relations, The Americas, APP. “Enza HS Flexpack’s natural brown color is 100% bleach free, reducing chemicals and water consumption, making it a truly sustainable choice.”
APP’s brand Enza, is a complete portfolio of multi-end use specialty papers which include both bleached and unbleached paper composition and specialized end use coatings.
About APP SinarMas
APP SinarMas is the trade name for a group of pulp and paper manufacturing companies in Indonesia and China. APP is responsible for delivering quality products to meet the growing global demand for tissue, packaging and paper, with an annual combined pulp, paper, packaging product and converting capacity of over 19 million tons per annum. On any given day, APP’s products find their way into the hands of consumers in various branded forms from all over the world.
Ensuring supply chain integrity and commitment to the Sustainable Roadmap Vision 2020 are crucial to APP’s operations.