Release base papers

UPM Blue

UPM Blue™ is a standard Asian blue and aquamarine-shade, high-quality glassine release base paper with good strength and outstanding purity.

Key features

UPM Blue is a standard Asian blue and aquamarine-shade, high-quality glassine release base paper with a silicone consumption well below the industry average. Specifically designed for the APAC market, it features stable product quality, very low thickness variation, and optimised density. It is suitable for high-speed silicone coating, lamination, printing, die-cutting, matrix stripping, and high-speed dispensing, making it a perfect choice for premium labelling of high-end products. Offering good strength and compatibility as well as a consistent release force, this paper is designed for applications that demand good lay-flatness. Thanks to its outstanding purity, UPM Blue is suitable for online verifier systems.
High-quality glassine
Optimised density
Good strength
Good lay-flatness
Excellent purity

Product information

Regions
Asia-Pacific
Business contact
Category
Release base papers
Description
Light sky blue shade release base paper.
Grade
Glassine
End use
Plain labels | PP/PE coating and laminating base | Product labelling | Siliconizing | VIP labelling
Application
Layflat | Reel to Reel
Finish
Supercalendered
Furnish
Hardwood and softwood sulphate pulp
Converting method
UV cured silicone coating | Emulsion silicone coating | Solvent based silicone coating | Solventless silicone coating
Format/Size
Reels
Reel diameter (cm)
80,0 - 125,0
Reel width (cm)
40,0 - 220,0
Core (mm)
76,0 / 153,0
Note
Note FSC™ and PEFC on request but subject to availability (FSC C014719, PEFC/02-31-80).
Basis weight (ISO 536) (g/m²)
60.0
62.0
72.0
76.0
Thickness (ISO 534) (µm)
53.0
55.0
64.0
67.0
Please note: Technical values are informative and subject to production variations.

Certificates

Product Compliance

FDA Food Certificate | EN 71/3:1988 D Safety of Toys | Food Approval Statement | BfR Food Certificate

Fibre Certificates

FSC Chain-of-Custody | PEFC Chain-of-Custody

Mill Certificates

ISO 22000 | EMAS | ISO 9001 | ISO 14001