Glossary of Printing Terms:
Newsprint

Paper with a high woodpulp content, sometimes calendered for web-fed printing (letterpress or offset)

The primary raw materials are wastepaper and wood fibers as well as chemical pulp. Newsprint is extremely opaque, but yellows relatively quickly.

It is made from mostly wood pulp. It has a dot gain of 20% or more.

Its grammage generally ranges from 40 to 57 gsm.


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