Expera Specialty Solutions product brand, Resin-Gard, represents its advanced line of saturating papers engineered to achieve uniform saturant (resin or latex) pickup required by manufacturers to meet finished product performance requirements.
Resin-Gard™ offers dimensional stability, engineered strength, and surface properties that meet specific processing needs, providing customers with a comprehensive line of quality products.
"Resin-Gard™ provides the market with multiple application possibilities," said Jeff Murphy, Director of Sales and Marketing for Expera Specialty Solutions. "From building and construction and home décor, to recreation and filter medium, the possibilities are endless."
Advanced characteristics of Resin-Gard include controlled formation which helps achieve even and optimum saturation rates and unique technical effects, controlled porosity, a broad basis weight range of 35-325 gsm, and consistent and efficient strength properties achieved by advanced fiber selection and a unique manufacturing process.
In addition, Resin-Gard Saturating Papers are available in blended furnish products to create custom colors, bleached or natural. Natural kraft offers an environmentally sensitive option that Expera is able to produce along with certified products and grades containing up to 100 percent post-consumer waste (PCW).
Expera also uniquely offers customers Chain of Custody certified papers not only through the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®), but also through the Sustainable Forestry Initiative® (SFI®) and PEFC®.
Expera Specialty Solutions is the leading North American manufacturer of specialty paper products for use in the tape, pressure-sensitive release liner, industrial and food packaging segments.
Expera Specialty Solutions' manufacturing platform includes machines at four mills located in Rhinelander, WI, Mosinee, WI, Kaukauna, WI and De Pere, WI.