Cyclus Envelope - Recycled Papers

Cyclus Envelope

Available FSC® Recycled*, Cyclus Envelope is our 100% recycled, natural white paper that’s designed for high performance envelope making. Suitable for high speed envelope machines and document inserting processes, it offers a good opacity and excellent printability with an offset velvet touch. Use alongside Cyclus Preprint and Cyclus Office papers for a greener mailing solution.

Choosing Cyclus Envelope to complete your outgoing communications speaks volumes. Authentic yet thoroughly modern, it’s made from 100% FSC® Recycled pulp*. This produces less CO2, diverts waste from landfill and consumes significantly less water and energy, as well using no wood in production.

*on request

Suitable Applications

Cyclus Envelope is ideal for high-quality printed colour envelopes (stock and bespoke) and all kinds of envelope converting, including auto high-speed machines.

Key Features

Finish Offset, Uncoated
Recycled content 100%
Whiteness Natural

Available grammages

  • 80
  • 90
  • 100
  • 120
Highlights

Printing compatibility

  • Cold Set Web Offset
  • Flexography
  • Laser Personalisation

Mill certifications

  • FSC ®
  • FSC ® Recycled
  • ISO 9001
  • ISO 14001
  • ISO 50001
  • OHSAS 18001

Product certifications

  • EU Ecolabel
  • Blue Angel
  • Process Chlorine Free (PCF)
  • Archive suitable (DIN 6738)
  • Reach Compliant
  • Heavy Metal Absence
  Le Bourray
Water
Water
COD 1.7 Kg/t
AOX 0.000 Kg/t
N 0.036 Kg/t
P 0.009 Kg/t
Air
Air
SO2 0.001 Kg/t
NOx 0.144 Kg/t
CO2** 158 Kg/t
Purchased electricity
Purchased Electricity
751 KWh/t
Solid waste landfill
Solid waste landfill
9 Kg/t
Carbon Footprint
Carbon Footprint
489 Kg/t

For more information on our carbon footprint see Supporting Information.

Note: These figures include both pulp and paper production.

Arjowiggins Graphic is fully committed to environmental responsibility during the development and production of its pulp and paper*
* Figures based on 2013 measurements
** Fossil energy

ISO 536 ISO 534 ISO 11475 ISO 2470-2 ISO 2471 ISO 8791-3 ISO 5629 ISO 5636-3 ISO 287
Weight (gsm) Bulk (cm3/g) CIE Whiteness ISO Brightness (%) Opacity (%) Roughness Bendtsen (ml/min) Dynamic Stiffness MD (mN.m) Dynamic Stiffness CD (mN.m) Porosity Bendtsen (ml/min) Relative Humidity (%)
80 1.30 90 80 96 280 0.35 0.15 250 35-45
90 1.30 90 80 96.5 280 0.70 0.20 200 35-45
100 1.30 90 80 98 280 0.80 0.25 100 35-45

This information is supplied in good faith and is accurate at the date of publication.
Arjowiggins Graphic reserves the right to change or update information as deemed necessary.

Prepress recommendations:

  • Screen rulings : Max 150 lpi
  • For heavy ink loads, work under-colour-removal (UCR) is recommended

Converting recommendations:

  • Suitable for envelope machines, folding and inserting process
  • Suitable for foiling, die cutting, gumming and perforation

Printing recommendations:

  • Suitable for digital personalisation
  • Suitable for flexo printing (pre-testing recommended)
  • Sheets suitable for letter press
  • Recommended fount solution wet pH 5.5 +/- 0.5
  • Suitable for IR-dying and UV-curing
  • OCR (Optical Character Recognition)

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