For the past decade, New Leaf has been leading a shift toward sustainability.
2014 / NEW LEAF INGENUITY
A 100% PCRF Uncoated paper with print characteristics similar to a coated sheet. Ingenuity set a new print standard for premium uncoated papers for both conventional and digital print reproduction while maintaining the highest sustainability levels possible.
2014 / NEW LEAF REINCARNATION
First 100% PCRF coated paper made in the USA. Reincarnation Silk and Matte rivals premium virgin wood papers with side-to-side print performance that reset the standard for coated recycled papers.
New Leaf raises the bar of premium paper with the launch of Reincarnation 60% PCRF/100% recycled fibers coated paper
2006 / NEW LEAF SAKURA
First silk coated paper in the U.S. with 100% de-inked recycled fibers and 50% post consumer recycled fibers (PCRF) and PCF
Three other paper companies followed our lead by launching similar products
2004 / NEW LEAF PRIMAVERA
First high-end gloss coated paper with 40% PCW and PCF
950,000 copies of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix printed on EcoBook 100
2003 NEW LEAF OPAQUE 100
First white opaque made with 100% PCW and PCF
The three largest book printers in Canada were stocking EcoBook 100. Ten Canadian publishers were using EcoBook 100.
2001 / NEW LEAF ECOBOOK 100
First trade book paper made with 100% PCW and PCF
1999 / NEW LEAF ECOMATTE
First FSC certified coated paper, 50% de-inked recycled
1998 / NEW LEAF EVEREST
First bright white writing, text and cover made with 100% PCW and PCF
1998 / NEW LEAF REINCARNATION
First 100% recycled coated paper, 50% post-consumer waste (PCW) content and first processed chlorine free (PCF) coated paper.