FSC 7530                                                         JCP F30
                           25% GLAZED MANIFOLD
Manifold Paper                                          February 1, 1999

Use information: This paragraph is informational only and is not 
    exclusively definitive of the end use.
  For offset printing, generally face only, of multiforms and for 
multiple copies of correspondence, requiring above average permanence. 
Light weight, low bulk, and low opacity. Printed matter may include text 
and light line illustrations.
Stock: Not less than 25 pct cotton or linen fibers. Groundwood pulp, not 
  to exceed 1 pct.

    Note: \1\ Postconsumer recovered fiber, in any percentage, is 
  encouraged, provided that the requirements of this Standard are met.
Acidity: pH value shall average not less than 6.5.

Grammage (g/m \2\)................................ 30
  Basis weight: 17 by 22 inches, 500 sheets 
(pounds).......................................... 8
  A tolerance of 5 pct shall be allowed.

Bursting strength: Average, not less than (kPa)... 60
  Equivalent (lb/in \2\).......................... 10
Writing quality: Characters written with ball point and felt tip pens 
  shall be clear cut and free from excessive feathering.
General appearance: Paper shall conform to the standard sample(s) 
  adopted by the Government.
  Color: The paper in the order (or publication) shall be uniform with a 
  target brightness of 80 pct. The color variation shall not exceed 
  Finish and formation: Shall be uniform.
  Cleanliness: The dirt count for each side of the paper shall not 
  exceed 250 specks per square meter. No sample sheet (600 to 650 cm\2\ 
  in size) shall contain more than one defect with an equivalent area of 
  0.25 mm\2\ or greater.

Sampling and testing: Shall be conducted in accordance with standards in 
  Part 2, Government Paper Specification Standards.


 Unless otherwise specified, the following is automatically waived when 
  printing or duplicating is to be accomplished on commercial contract
Sizing: Paper shall be surface- and internal-sized suitable for 
  satisfactory printing on both sides of the paper on high-speed offset 
  presses equipped with continuous flow or brush dampening systems.
Color: Shall match the Government's standard sample for color. A 
  deviation of DE(CIELAB)=3.0 from the color standard is allowed.
Curl: Paper shall lie flat with either no tendency to curl or with a 
  curl which can be overcome under reasonable working conditions.
Size and trim: Sheets: Paper shall be furnished in the size(s) ordered 
  and shall be flat, trimmed square on four sides with clean smooth 
  edges, and evenly jogged. A tolerance of 2 mm (\1/16\ 
  inch) shall be allowed except for sheets 216 by 356 mm (8\1/2\ by 14 
  inches) or less; then a tolerance of 1 mm (\1/32\ inch) 
  shall be allowed. Successive sheets within any package shall not 
  differ from each other by more than 0.5 mm (\1/64\ inch). Paper with 
  the long dimension 813 mm (32 inches) or less shall be considered 
  square if the variation does not exceed 1 mm (\1/32\ inch); over 
  813 mm (32 inches), 2 mm (\1/16\ inch).
Grain: Direction of the grain on flat paper shall be as ordered.
Pressroom conditions: The bulk of this paper will be used in air-
  conditioned pressrooms maintained at 24  deg.C 2  deg.C 
  and 45 pct 8 pct relative humidity.


    \1\ This grade is typically a low Government usage paper and 
currently not readily and/or economically available with postconsumer 
recovered fiber content. If a postconsumer fiber content is desired in 
the paper, that number will be stated in the procurement document. Note, 
recovered material (cotton/linen) is not a postconsumer recovered fiber.