Paraffin paper

Thanks to its excellent protective properties, paraffin paper is a multi-trade product. This type of paper features grease- and water-proof properties, which translates into a wide range of applications in various branches of production. Paraffin paper is used in both the food industry, where it can come into direct contact with food – and in the heavy industry, where it protects metal elements coated with grease.

Parameters and properties

  • Thickness of paper: from 32 g/m² to 40 g/m²
  • Maximum diameter of wound roll: 800 mm
  • Diameter of bobbin: 76 mm or 70 mm
  • Paper is available in roll or sheets
  • Maximum width of roll: 1,200 mm
  • White or black colour (for food products)
  • Grey colour (kraft) for industrial applications

Advantages of paraffin paper

  • Resistant to water
  • Resistant to greases
  • Resistant to other types of fats

Applications

  • Packaging – provides resistance to water
  • When packing products that contain greases or fats
  • As an interlayer between ceramic products (roofing-tiles, glaze, and terracotta)
  • As protection for conductors
  • As lining for electric batteries