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PAPER STRENGTH ADDITIVES

Developing the wet and dry strength needed for any paper grade is a critical piece in the papermaking operation. Adding a strength additive allows papermakers to manage the paper strength characteristics of their products, as well as allows new development of improved paper grades and improves machine efficiency.

Nalco Water is a leading innovator in developing wet and dry strength additives that will meet your papermaking process requirements.  

Not only do Nalco products improve tissue and paper strength, but they also lower shipment costs, maintain longer shelf lives and reduce energy and water costs. 

As a global provider of process and water treatment chemical programs, Nalco Water serves all major board and packaging producers and maintains over 41% of market share in some regions. As an example, Nalco’s Metrix wet paper strength program was used in board production in Asia and improved machine efficiency by 3 points, increased daily production by 210 Tons and generated a net return of $1,250,000.

Nalco Water is a top provider of process and water treatment chemical programs to the tissue segment in the pulp and paper industry. Nalco serves all the major global tissue towel producers in the world, providing tissue additives and productivity and quality enhancement solutions around the world.

 
Contact your local sales representative for more information on Nalco’s wet and dry strength additive products.

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