Excellent runnability, overall efficiency and good end-product quality, coupled with the overarching need for cost savings are the universal key drivers for today’s paper and board manufacturers. From the wet end, through coating, finishing and winding, these parameters drive the decisions of papermakers around the world.

CP Kelco has experienced these drivers along with paper and board manufacturers. We pride ourselves on the history and the intimacy our company and our brands have developed with customers in the paper and board market. We know paper.

CP Kelco is a leading producer of carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC), the most widely used cellulose ether in the world. CP Kelco provides a comprehensive range of CMC grades specially developed for use in multiple places in the paper and paperboard industry. These grades are tailored to meet the specific needs of individual paper manufacturers’ machine configuration, market needs and economic demands.