Press ReleasesNippon Paper Industries Adds New Color to FRONTYTOUGH Series, High-bulk Mechanical PaperLaunches “FRONTYTOUGH W” and Changes Lineup of “FRONTYTOUGH 70”

Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.

Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd. (President: Yoshio Haga) commences sales of "FRONTYTOUGH W", a new color of FRONTYTOUGH series which has been highly regarded as high-bulk mechanical paper in the Japanese paper market, and changes a part of the lineup of "FRONTYTOUGH 70".

The FRONTYTOUGH series has been produced in the Ishinomaki mill (Ishinomaki City, Miyagi Prefecture) and well-known by customers for its successful reduction of weight of conventional mechanical paper by using our advanced bulking technology, while maintaining an equal level of paper thickness to that of its conventional products. This November, a new color of pale white is added to the series which has been also quite popular with customers for its natural tone of color, and a part of the lineup of "FRONTYTOUGH 70" realizes much higher-bulk to satisfy customers' various demands.

*The FRONTYTOUGH series is only available for the domestic market.