Basis Weight


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Basis Weight

The weight of 500 sheets of standard-size paper. This weight varies by the type of paper because different papers have different standard sizes. The basis weight is used in shipping. It is also called the basic weight or the paper weight.
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A computer program in MATLAB was developed that reads the matrix of beta counts created by the formation tester and applies equation (1) to generate a two-dimensional color image and a histogram corresponding to the distribution of basis weight.
Despite the dichroic effect, the average transmitted energy depends on the mass of polymer matter present on the beam path; hence a complete transmission measurement allows mass per unit area or basis weight determination (Fig.
Appvion will work with customers to develop high-speed inkjet products that have custom colors and basis weights.
The boardmaking line exceeded its quality and production targets on several basis weights shortly after start-up.
DECORATIVE LAMINATES DEMAND (million square feet) 1997 2002 2007 Low Basis Weight Papers 2,590 3,610 4,440 Saturated Papers 2,075 2,705 3,350 Vinyl Films 1,775 1,970 2,300 Decorative Foils 1,105 1,475 1,760 Total Low Pressure Laminates 7,545 9,760 11,850 High Pressure Laminates 1,590 2,155 3,130 Edgebanding 145 185 220 Total Decorative Laminates 9,280 12,100 15,200 % Annual Growth 02/97 07/02 Low Basis Weight Papers 6.
Whether it is freesheet or hybrid, we give our customers a broad range of basis weights and brightness levels to select the right paper for the job," says Dave Deger, Director of Business Development and Marketing.
An absorbent article comprising a polymeric film having a heat capacityxdensity value of greater than 970,000 Ws/m3K as measured in the method described herein, said film having a basis weight of less than about 8 gsm, said film comprising a polymeric resin that comprises at least 10% of polypropylene, wherein said film is a breathable film; wherein said polymeric film is coextruded with a second material; wherein said absorbent article is a diaper.
In recent decades, Stora Enso has established a track record of reducing the basis weight of liquid packaging.
as well as examining the trends for high pressure laminates, thermofused melamine saturated papers, decorative foils, low basis weight papers and vinyl films.
Currently available in 36# and 38# basis weights, Advocate[R] Dull Offset delivers an excellent printed image with an attractive, low glare finish.
Paper, Art - Price per roll, fade resistance, exclusive duo-finish 50# basis weight art kraft paper.
During that time, corrugating medium at 75 gsm basis weight was produced for 12 hours at 1506 m/min without any sheet breaks.