Golbey NorX

The right solution for heatset printing

End use:Newspapers, direct mail, free-sheets, directories, supplements, inserts/flyers, magazines, books

The NorX range offers higher brightness properties and an enhanced printed image compared to newsprint. These products are especially well suited to heat set web offset.

The paper achieves its higher performance characteristics through the use of modern, twin wire paper machines and enhanced thermomechanical pulping processes.

Sub-brands: Norbright, Norstar, NorX
Printing method: Heat set web offset

Finish: Matt
Producer: Golbey

Technical Characteristics
Furnish: Recycled and virgin fibres
Reel width: From 300 to 2860 mm
Reel diameter: Up 1500 mm
Core: 76 and 150 mm

Basic propertiesISO
Basis Weight(ISO 536)(g/m²)
Thickness(ISO 534)(µm)
Density(ISO 534)(kg/m3)
Bulk(ISO 534) (cm3/g)
Roughness(ISO 8791-4)(µm)
Brightness D65(ISO 2470)(%)
L-value D65(ISO 5631-2)(D65/10°)
a-value D65(ISO 5631-2 )(D65/10°)
b-value D65(ISO 5631-2)(D65/10°)
Opacity(ISO 2471)(%)
Pre-press dataISO
CIE L*-value**
CIE a*-value**
CIE b*-value**

Recommended ICC-Profile: Fogra 42L.txt (PSO_SNP_paper_eci.icc / ISO12647-3:2015)

Last Updated: 17 September 2018

Business Units


Norske Skog AS
PB 294 Skøyen
0213 Oslo

Phone: +47 22 51 20 20
Main fax: +47 22 51 20 21
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Norske Skog AS
Karenslyst allé 49
0278 Oslo

Norske Skog AS, PB 294 Skøyen, 0213 Oslo, Norway

Phone: +47 22 51 20 20 - Main fax: +47 22 51 20 21