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Expertise. That is probably the strongest of PSPI¡¯s capabilities. It is the expertise of our people that make that equipment run, find the solutions to our customers¡¯ unique product needs and make sure you get the highest quality specialty paper.

We have a lean workforce with self-directed teams and an outstanding safety record. We use and develop advanced technologies ¨C including customized formulation chemistry and unique process development.

Potsdam Specialty Paper Inc. capabilities also feature:

  • Single Fourdrinier Paper Machine
    • 124¡± width
    • Surface sizing
    • On-machine creping
    • In-line saturation
  • Medical Products manufacturing qualifications
    • cGMP
    • EN868
    • ISO11607
  • Productivity Programs
    • Six Sigma
    • Lean Manufacturing
    • Root Cause Analysis
    • ISO 9001:2008
  • Flexible fiber management and treatment systems
  • Color flexibility with dye and pigment-based color options
  • Wide basis weight range of 13 lbs to 175 lbs per 3000 square feet
  • Secondary head box capabilities
  • Varied wet pressing options available for desired effects on sheet density and saturability
  • Wet creping
  • Size press capabilities for in-line saturation or surface treatment
  • Continuous filtration systems
  • Calendaring for surface finish, caliper and density control
  • Established coating and converting partners
  • Finished roll diameters from 12 inches to 58 inches
  • Automated roll finishing, off-machine rewinding, heated warehouses, world-wide shipping via container, truck, rail, ocean or air.

We have offices / distribution locations in the USA and Asia:

  • New York
  • Massachusetts
  • Hong Kong
  • Shanghai

Our diversified product capabilities include:

  • Tape bases for industrial and consumer applications
  • Medical sterilization materials
  • Latex specialties
    • Wallpaper base, including
      • Reinforced wallpaper base
      • Non-woven wallpaper base
      • ¡°Strippable¡± applications
    • Durable covering materials
    • Clean Room Bond
  • Industrial saturating papers (abrasive backer, foam board)
  • Colored Kraft for luxury packaging substrates
  • Hydro-entanglement base
  • Flame-retardant base paper

A customer base with varying end-use applications:

  • Tape and Decal Pre-Mask base
  • Medical sterilization base for pouches, medical wrap, tray liners, lidding
  • Wallpaper base designed for rotary screen, rotary gravure and flexographic printing, including nonwoven and reinforced
  • Specialty latex base for book covers, clean room, wallboard joint, etc.
  • Specialty industrial saturating for facer papers, abrasive backer, flame retardant, etc.
  • Specialty colored Kraft for luxury packaging applications

Customer developed custom performance specifications:

  • Pilot size press
  • Unique formulations
  • Flexible order size

PSPI has comprehensive materials expertise in:

  • Wood-based fiber
  • Synthetic fiber
  • Mineral fillers
  • Specialized Latex formulations

ISO 9001:2008

We are always looking for our next opportunity to help a customer overcome a product development challenge. Contact us today to talk more about how we can help your company.