Abbreviated fpm, this term refers usually to the speed of a papermaking machine in terms of how many feet per minute the forming web of paper traverses the length of the machine felt finish a finish applied to the paper at the wet end of the paper machine by using felts of a distinctive weave rather than standard or regular wove felts. Glossary of paper terms basic size a standard sheet size used to establish basis weight for a given grade of paper the standard size varies, depending upon the grade or type of paper and is related to the traditional end usage fiber derived from a wood source used for the first time in paper making, not recycled whiteness the extent to. To assist with understanding the information presented we have included a glossary of papermaking terms this covers all aspects of papermaking: processes, materials and additives a. Papermaking starch that has been processed generally by oxidation, to achieve lower viscosity or chemical characteristics which are beneficial in use as an additive in papermaking moisture content the amount of moisture or water in a sheet of paper, expressed in percent 6 to 7% is desirable.
Glossary of paper making terms abrasive papers papers covered on one or both sides with abrasive powder, eg emery, sand paper etc. A glossary of embossing terminology definitions of technical terms on this webpage are primarily as the terms are used in the absorbent tissue paper industry many of the terms are used with the same meanings in other industries that emboss relatively thin materials in continuous or unbroken lengths. Glossary of printmaking terms print an image that has been impressed on a support, usually paper, by a process capable of being repeated chine appliqué chine appliqué or chine collé is a method of papermaking characterized by affixing a thin sheet of smooth white paper, also called china paper or chine, with glue or water, to a sturdy.
A glossary of embossing terminology : technical terms on this webpage are primarily as used by the absorbent tissue paper industry a : after all of the papermaking processes have ended examples include embossing, calendering, printing, lotionizing, laminating, etc most finishing processes are done on converting machines. Mold and deckle: the frame that’s used to make paper the mold is the bottom portion, which includes the stiff mesh that the screen rests on the deckle is the upper portion, which determines the shape and size of the sheet of paper (the ragged edges seen in handmade papers are called deckle edges. Paper product terms, paper production glossary, paper technology, paper definitions from glatfelter global provider of quality paper products, engineered paper products, and specialty papers.
Glossary of papermaking terms glossary of papermaking terms, being part of our business & finance collection, strives to enrich your knowledge about industry by offering you in-depth explanations and definitions of terms, abbreviation and phrases from this field. American coal ash association, inc glossary of terms concerning the management and use of coal combustion products (ccps) effective: april 2003 (the acaa periodically revises the glossary of terms to reflect changes or modifications in the terms and phrases used in the ccp industry if anyone. Glossary of papermaking terms compiled for penicuik historical society: papermaking tercentenary project 2009 2 word / term definition a acid free paper free from any acid content alum aluminium sulphate, added to gelatine in the sizing of paper to stabilize the gelatine.
Glossary of papermaking terms abaca - plant more commonly known as manila hemp abrasiveness - property of the paper surface absorbency - capacity of the paper to absorb liquid acid free - paper free from any acid content or other substances likely to have a detrimental effect on the paper. Glossary of terms a (cle starlab): refers to the system used to describe and measure color a indicates redness, a positive value, and greenness, a negative value. Paper making is an ideal example of how small industry can be developed to make of use of local resources, both in terms raw materials and energy, while cutting transport costs and catering for a slowly growing local market.
About this dictionary as part of babylon's translation platform glossary of papermaking terms is designed to help you with your english to english translation get translations into english of english words and phrases, technical terms and specialized terminology, jargon and slang words. Glossary of papermaking terms glossary of papermaking terms compiled for penicuik historical society papermaking tercentenary project 2009 6 ream term used for a quantity of sheets of paper get more info. Glossary of terms we take great pride in making our clients feel confident about their jobs during the production process to help you gain a better understanding of what’s happening to your project, we’ve compiled a glossary of terms that we commonly use in our industry. Glossary of paper recycling terms paper recycling terms and their definitions jump to main content wastes - resource conservation - common wastes & materials - paper recycling any paper waste generated in a paper mill prior to completion of the papermaking process it is usually returned directly to the pulping process.
Alkaline papermaking: process of producing papers under neutral or alkaline conditions the major force behind the conversion from acid to alkaline papermaking is the greater strength of the alkaline sheet, which permits higher levels of clay and calcium carbonate filler. Printmaking sisters creative printmaking workshops newsletter sign up glossary of printmaking and papermaking terms beater: the machine used in paper making to separate the raw fibres and mix them with water, forming a pulp bench hook: a device to hold relief blocks during the cutting process.
The site is a glossary of terms relating to what is referred to in the industry as “wet-end chemistry” and covers pretty much all the additives and processes that are involved in papermaking up to the point where the paper is dried. Printing terms glossary a glossary of printing, binding, graphic arts & typographical terminology lines that appear on laid paper as a result of the wires of the papermaking machine clip art: graphic images, designs, and artwork in digital form that can be used in a digital document. Mini-encyclopedia of papermaking wet-end chemistry and common wet-end chemical terms courtesy of dr lijun wang and zhejiang university, hangzhou, china, pdf files have been created in which the english terms and definitions are all translated into glossary (short definitions) acrylamide copolymers alkenylsuccinic anhydride (asa).