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Legendary McCoy performance for those who demand the best-of-the-best in digital.

McCoy fine paper will exceed the most demanding standards in digital printing with photo-book quality performance. This quality guarantee is backed by third party testing and qualifications with HP Indigo and Kodak NexPress. View the results of the testing through the HP Indigo Certified Substrate Program.

Proprietary Silk Paper

A one-of-a-kind finish for those who want the ultimate tactile and print experience.

Premium Ingredients

Better print uniformity and surface which promotes clarity, detail and intense color.

Side-to-Side Consistency

The most consistent printing surfaces available, so it prints easier and looks more uniform side-to-side.

Environmentally Responsible

McCoy features FSC® and SFI® Chain of Custody certifications, is Lacey Act compliant, and 100% of the electricity used to manufacture McCoy fine paper is generated with Green-e® certified renewable energy. 10% of the fiber in McCoy sheets is derived from Post Consumer Waste (PCW). Sappi Fine Paper North America is a certified SmartWaySM Transport Partner.

Enhanced Optics

Engineered to deliver optimal contrast and vivid color across Gloss and Silk paper.

Fade Resistance

Unique coating formulation ensures lasting whiteness and image integrity.

Wide Range of Basis Weights

An expansive range of basis weights offered - including 80 to 100lb Text as well as Cover weights up to 120lb.

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Grades are run to weight and finish except where noted.
Surface Gloss Silk
Format Digital Sizes
Digital Sizes
Type Premium family
coated fine paper (US)
Premium family
coated fine paper (US)
Print process Digital printing
Digital printing
Basis weight text 80lb / 118 gsm
100lb / 148 gsm
80lb / 118 gsm
100lb / 148 gsm
Basis weight cover 80lb / 216 gsm
100lb / 270 gsm
120lb / 325 gsm
65lb / 176 gsm
80lb / 216 gsm
100lb / 270 gsm
120lb / 325 gsm


Sappi Solution Gloss Silk    
Rich, Tactile Sense
elegant, sophisticated luxury items; textured images; illustrations; textiles
Fine Detail
reproductions; hard, shiny objects,
metallic inks; solids and screens
Readability and Clarity
text combined with imagery; soft subject matter; low–glare requirements; financials
Accurate Color Matching
flesh tones; fine art reproductions; product/brand; replications
Warmth and Depth
images rich in warm tones (furniture, food, fabrics); earth tones; illustrations
Cool and Crisp
images using cool blue tones; high–contrast imagery; hard, shiny metallic objects; black-and-white photography
Heft and Substance
items handled by consumers; direct-mail; brand communications; point-of-purchase material; inserts
products requiring environmentally friendly paper; corporate responsibility reports; corporate communications; catalogs

End Use Applications

End Use Applications Gloss Silk    
Annual Reports X X    
Books X X    
Brochures X X    
Calendars X X    
Catalogs X X    
Direct Mail X X    
Presentation Folders X X    
Greeting Cards X X    
Inserts X X    
Leaflets X X    
Posters X X    
Sustainability Reports X X    

The Sustainable Choice

It's not just about preserving our forests and resources—although that's extremely important. It's also about preserving the integrity of your communications. That's why Sappi has attained the highest levels of third party certification possible for a paper company.

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Chain of Custody certification means from the forest to the printer, this paper is produced following the most sustainable practices currently available.

Green-e the nation's leading independent verification program for renewable energy products, has certified Sappi's Cloquet Mill facility for the renewable energy generated and used here.

The SFI Program certifies that 100% of the raw materials used to manufacture this paper comes through our SFI certified procurement system. The SFI Standard balances the perpetual growing and harvesting of trees with wildlife, plant, soil and water protection.