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Saugbrugs Nor Opaq

- The high opacity benefit

End use: Magazines, inserts, catalogues, direct mail and door drop.
Product Family: UMI

Sub-brands: Nor
Printing method: Heatset & Rotogravure
Characterization data:
Heatset: Fogra 40L
Gravure: ICC Paper profile - PSR_MF_V2_M1.icc
Finish: Silk
Producer: Saugbrugs

  • High opacity and bulk
  • High brightness
  • Delivering of wide rolls up to 4320 mm
  • Excellent printability

Nor Opaq is a high end uncoated mechanical improved paper from Saugbrugs. With high opacity and a bulky sheet there is a visible difference in the printed product compared to standard UMI.

Nor Opaq is available in 42, 45 and 52 g/m2. Nor Opaq 45 is only available in Heatset.

Paper properties may change after printing.

Basic properties ISO
Basis Weight (ISO 536)(g/m²)
Thickness (ISO 534)(µm)
Density (ISO 534)(kg/m3)
Bulk (ISO 534) (cm3/g)
Brightness D65 (ISO 2470)(%)
CIE Whiteness (ISO 11475)(%)
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)(%)
Gloss Hunter (ISO 8254-1)(%)
Smoothness PPS 10 (ISO 8791-4)(µm)


Norske Skog ASA
PB 294 Skøyen
0213 Oslo

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Norske Skog ASA
Sjølyst plass 2
0278 Oslo