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

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
COD 1.9 Kg/t
AOX 0.000 Kg/t
N 0.054 Kg/t
P 0.005 Kg/t
SO2 0.001 Kg/t
NOx 0.144 Kg/t
CO2** 61 Kg/t
Purchased electricity
Purchased Electricity
737 KWh/t
Solid waste landfill
Solid waste landfill
12 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
Weight (gsm) Bulk (cm3/g) CIE Whiteness ISO Brightness (%) Opacity (%) Roughness Bendtsen (ml/min) Dynamic Stiffness MD (mN.m) Dynamic Stiffness CD (mN.m)
80 1.30 90 80 96 280 0.35 0.15
90 1.30 90 80 96.5 280 0.70 0.20
100 1.30 90 80 98 280 0.80 0.25

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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