Achievements

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.


2012

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


2005

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


2003

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


2002

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.