Ascent is our high bright No. 4 coated mechanical paper. Its excellent surface and outstanding opacity result in amazing image quality.
As a front runner in the industry, Ascent No. 4 coated groundwood paper is known best for its excellent surface and outstanding opacity. It is the reason your publication stands out in the marketplace. It outperforms other No. 4 grades, and with a choice between gloss or matte, Ascent can help your catalogue or magazine shine.
Key Product Characteristics
|Smooth surface for excellent print fidelity, ink holdout and image quality|
|High opacity enables heavy ink coverage with minimal show-through and exceptional readability|
|Available in lower basis weights for offset printing|
|High bulk characteristics offer lower basis weights with the same runnability and performance as heavier basis weights|
|BASIS WEIGHT (# book basis)||40*||45*||50*||40*||45*||50*|
|BASIS WEIGHT (gsm)||59.2||66.6||74||59.2||66.6||74|
*Subject to minimum quantities and trim.