Twin Rivers Paper Company Broadens its Reach in Ultra-Lightweight Packaging Market

South Portland, ME December 15, 2011 Twin Rivers Paper Company, a leader in lightweight specialty packaging, label, and publishing papers, broadens its popular Acadia® NSR product offering with two new lightweight options. Acadia® NSR in 15 and 16lb expands the already comprehensive offering, providing a range of alternatives from 15 – 75lb (24×36/500). This uncoated, multi-purpose, machine finish paper is ideal for a variety of waxing, laminating and converting processes and suitable for use in a host of end-use applications ranging from deli wraps and pouches to liners and inter-leavers. Acadia® NSR is FDA compliant and available in wet strength options.

“We recognized the need for more options in today’s competitive environment and our deep experience in lightweight paper manufacturing allowed us to quickly respond to customer needs with an enhanced Acadia® NSR offering,” says Dave Deger, Director of Marketing and Business Development. “We remain committed to innovation and co-development and continuously look for ways to bring value to our customers through our technical expertise.”

Acadia® NSR is part of a growing portfolio of specialty packaging papers that also includes the Acadia SR and the Bladepak® family of products. This portfolio is known for its high strength, printability, convertibility and broad range of grease resistant, wet strength options.  These products, when combined with Twin River Paper Company’s unparalleled technical expertise and commitment to innovation, are an optimal choice for solving packaging challenges in the industry.  For more information, visit us on the web at 


Editorial Contact:
Dave Deger
Director, Business Development and Marketing
(207) 523-2355

Twin Rivers Paper Company is an integrated specialty paper company that manufactures packaging, label and publishing products for targeted markets and applications. The company has operations in Maine and New Brunswick. For more information, visit us on the web at