Paperquest – Carton & Packaging Board Supplies.
Our substantial warehouse facility based in Melbourne, Victoria, is where most products are stored before they are converted for our customers. We have a large range of differing size reels to cater for most jobs, the reason we carry such a large range of sizes comes back to our customer service. Once we have a good relationship with customers and get guaranteed ongoing jobs we carry the customer’s size on the floor to better guarantee a fast turnaround for their jobs at a cost saving to them.
The range of carton boards we carry all have superior top coated surfaces for excellent printability. View the product range below to ensure you select the right board for the end use you have in mind, we are confident we can satisfy your needs and we’d love to hear from you!
A light but strong cartonboard with high purity.
With high compression strength, flexibility and moisture resistance, BillerudKorsnäs Light is an extremely efficient material to convert. It also meets all purity and hygiene requirements. The printing surface is smooth, clean, effective and easy to work with, reproducing demanding print images with appealing results and is the right choice for strength demanding packaging. It is suitable for direct food contact and cold storage applications.
The Mill always recommends to trial the material for your specific end use.
Grammage: 250gsm- 330gsm & 355um-470um
An extremely strong cartonboard for maximum exposure with a minimum material usage.
Strong, durable and with high tear resistance, BillerudKorsnäs Carry has a fine, white-coated surface providing fantastic reproduction of product images. Carry is the strongest cartonboard on the market and is perfect for custom packaging, luxury beverages and packaging for tools, batteries and heavy spare parts. It is suitable for direct food contact and cold storage applications.
The Mill always recommends to trial the material for your specific end use.
Grammage: 350-480 g/m2 (505-720 microns)
Foopak Greaseproof Board Kit 6
Oil & Grease Resitant Paperboard
Foopak greaseproof board is a white-back paperboard, which is functionally designed to resist grease and oil seepage on direct contact with greasy foods. Kit level six is suitable for low level grease resistance such as Chocolate, Nuts, Sultanas etc.
Higher Kit levels available ex-Mill are commonly used in applications such as: Pop-corn, Biscuit, Oily Foods, French Fries, Chicken Nugget, Food Tray, Donut Box, Take Away Box, etc.
*PE option also available and substance is available in 1 side and 2 side PE based on customer requirement, with coating range from 10 gsm- 30gsm.
Grammage Range of base board: 210 – 360 gsm
Tambrite & Tambrite PE 15
Superior printability with a generous yield.
Tambrite provides excellent value, runnability and performance in its key end-use segments: pharmaceutical packaging, food packaging and chocolate packaging. The continuous development of Tambrite has resulted in excellent stiffness and bulk attributes, and the board has a good visual appearance and performs well in printing and converting processes, including digital printing, laser and inkjet coding, as well as Braille embossing and food packaging. Tambrite is the best choice when the package’s tactile strength is to communicate quality.
Tambrite is also available in PE and provides excellent value, runnability and performance in applications that require protection against humidity. Tambrite PE helps optimize package performance, ensures high visual quality and saves materials, thus helping to reduce food waste in food packaging.
Grammage range 200gsm/350um-335gsm/650um
Tamfold & Tamfold PE
Optimizes package performance and material saving.
Tamfold offers excellent value, runnability and performance in pharmaceutical packaging, food packaging and chocolate packaging. Tamfold also is also particularly well suited for food service, such as clamshells used for fast food packaging, since there is no added OBA (Optical Brightening Agents). Tamfold is often chosen for pharmaceutical packaging due to its quality consistency and value for money. The continuous product development of Tamfold has resulted in excellent stiffness and bulk attributes, and the board also has a good visual appearance and performs well in printing and converting processes including digital printing. In addition, both laser and inkjet coding can be used, as well as Braille embossing and other special finishing effects. Tamfold is also used for folding cartons for chocolate and confectioneries. Thanks to recent product development, Tamfold is now an even more efficient and environmentally friendly choice than ever before. Tamfold is also available in PE and provides excellent value, runnability and performance in applications that require protection against humidity.
Tamfold PE helps optimize package performance and saves materials, thus helping to reduce food waste.
Grammage range 190gsm/350um-325gsm/650um
MetsäBoard Pro FSB
Lightweight and sturdy, MetsäBoard Pro FSB is suitable for OBA-free packaging applications.
MetsäBoard Pro FSB has excellent printability thanks to its clay coating, ensuring that colours and designs are reproduced accurately. It gives reliable performance on the press and offers good formability into food plates, folded trays and cartons. MetsäBoard Pro FSB can be used as it comes, or with an extrusion or dispersion coating for additional barrier properties. MetsäBoard Pro FSB is recommended for folded trays, food packaging, takeaway food containers and general carton applications.
This board is hard sized for cold storage applications making it suitable for cold storage.
Grammage Range: 195gsm–345gsm Microns: 300um-600um
MetsäBoard Natural FBB
For a natural look.
MetsäBoard Natural FBB is an uncoated folding boxboard, available in a basis weight range of 175-325 g/m², suitable for offset and flexo printing. It is perfect for packaging requiring a more natural look and feel and is hard-sized to prevent edge penetration by moisture.
MetsäBoard Natural FBB is recommended for food and beverage packaging, takeaway food, paper plates and folded trays.
Grammage Range: 175gsm–325gsm Microns: 310um-610um
Tough Australian made Kraft Board.
Uncoated 2 sided kraft board is perfect for a variety of packaging applications, from rustic designer envelopes to heavy duty drink carrier packs.
Available in a range of sizes and thicknesses allowing the designers imagination to go wild.
Grammage Range Kraft: 90gsm – 440gsm
As earthy as you can get.
Australian made from 100% recycled paper this grey unlined paper and boxboard is as earthy as you can get. From the 90gsm which is suitable for high volume envelope manufacturing to the 360gsm for heavy duty industrial products used in the building industry this is the most economical board we offer.
Grammage Range Recycled: 90gsm – 360gsm
Pallet Liners and Layer Pads to suit your needs.
Protect your finished product from old dirty reusable pallets with Paperquest pallet liners. Our standard pallet liner grades range from 90 gsm – 450gsm and are available in both Kraft and Recycled options.
The speciality grade pallet liners on offer are unique. You are sure to find the right solution for any application you need.
All our pallet liner materials can be supplied in counter roll form if you prefer.
Grammage: 90gsm – 450gsm
Size Range: Starting from 350mm up to 1800mm. Standard Sizes: 1165mm x 1165mm
Road Surfacing / Counter Rolls
Reliable, easy to use and easy to dispose,
Paperquest Road Surfacing Rolls boast exceptional versatility which makes it an essential product for any operation. Manufactured from high quality material, our surfacing / counter rolls creates a barrier for any product. Reliable, easy to use and easy to dispose, it offers ultimate convenience for your staff and customers.
Size Range: 1140mm x 60m, 900mm x 80m, 600mm x 100m
Custom orders available and a range of paper to suit any need.
Gripmaster Brown Anti Slip Sheets
Prevent Damage to Sensitive Materials During Warehousing and Transport.
The Anti-Slip Paper from Paperquest has a natural shade appearance and is made from recycled Natural Kraft. Our unique coated paper imparts a non-slipping performance in multiple business applications. The Anti Slip coating is a water based, neutral pH, non-hazardous proprietary material.
The uses and applications for our anti-slip paper include a variety of packaging materials such as: corrugate cartons, plastic, aluminum, steel, wood and any other application that needs anti skid properties.
Grammage Range: 80gsm – 220gsm
Replace or supplement your wooden pallets.
Slip Sheets are the practical, economical and environmentally sound alternative to wooden pallets and plastic slip sheets.
The advantages of using Paperquest Slip Sheets include: Cost, Reduced Maintenance, Reduced loading/unloading time, eliminating wooden pallet certification, higher tensile strength (pull resistance), Recyclable, Reusable, Maximised use of Warehouse Space and Container.
Size: 1265mm x 1165mm (2,000 sheets per pallet)
Can’t find what you’re looking for?
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Ph: +613 9553 4666