Heritage Archival Bristol Board

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SKU: Heritage-Bristol


$1.50 to $28.75



Heritage Bristol Board is an archival quality bristol board which sets the standard for the highest quality folder stock material.  The surface has been engineered to be super smooth, hard, durable, and dirt and rub resistant.  Perfect for making folders, phase boxes, pamphlets, dividers, lining drawers and any other application requiring a dense strong and durable cardstock material.  Excellent cutting and folding characteristics

6pt = 0.15mm / 130gsm
10pt = 0.25mm / 240gsm
20pt = 0.5mm / 450gsm

The material is free of optical brighteners and passes the Photographic Activity Test (PAT) in accordance with ISO 18916.  The light gray color is dyed throughout, and the surface is manufactured to be dirt rand rub resistant.

- 100% bleached alpha cellulose 
- Without the use of recycled or wooden fibers 
- No optical brighteners 
- Kappa level: <5 = lignin-free (ISO 6588-1:2012) 
- pH cold extraction: 7.5 - 10 (TAPPI T 509 om-02) 
- Alkaline reserve (buffer) > 3% calcium carbonate 
- Adhesive: Potato starch, ph 7.0, moisture proof. 

ANSI IT 9.16 / ISO 14523-1999 (PAT test) 
ISO 9706 - Permanency requirements for paper
ANSI / NISO Z.39.48-1992 Permanence for paper in Library and Archives