Twin Rivers Paper Launches a Natural Packaging Paper

Acadia Natural, a compostable and recyclable paper made from unbleached pulp.

July 10, 2012 - Twin Rivers Paper Company today announced the release of Acadia Natural, a compostable and recyclable paper made from unbleached pulp.

According to Twin Rivers, the product design offers a natural substrate for packaging applications such as fast-food sandwich wraps, french fry and carry-out bags, and basket liners.

FDA-compliant for direct and indirect food contact, Acadia Natural offers the optimal solution for Quick Serve Restaurant (QSR), food service, and retail food applications, where high performance and sustainability are essential.

For oil and grease resistance, Acadia Natural is available in an Acadia Natural OGR version. Both products bring excellent printability, runnability and convertability to packaging applications, the company noted.

"Acadia Natural answers the growing demand for natural alternatives for packaging papers and represents an ideal choice for companies looking to have their packaging reflect their own sustainability initiatives, said Dave Deger, Director of Business Development and Marketing for Twin Rivers.

Twin Rivers Paper Company is an integrated specialty paper company that manufactures publishing, packaging and label products for targeted markets and applications. The company has operations in Maine and New Brunswick.

SOURCE: Twin Rivers Paper Company