Anchor Seed Germination Paper

Anchor Paper Company developed Seed Germination Paper for the industry in 1937. Anchor's non-toxic, moisture-holding papers assure substratum consistency. These papers have become an accepted standard for seed germination testing worldwide. Additionally, we are happy to cut all of our papers below to your desired size free-of-charge.

 

Regular Weight Seed Germination Paper

Heavy Weight Seed Germination Paper

Wax Paper

Steel Blue Seed Germination Blotter

White Seed Germination Blotter

K-24 Versapak

 


Anchor Regular Weight Seed Germination Paper

Anchor's 38 lb. Regular Weight Seed Germination Paper is creped to hold small and medium sized seeds.

Stock Sizes
Item Number Description
SD3815L 10" x 15"
SD3830 30" x 30"
SD3840 30" x 40"
SD3836S 36 1/2" x 48 1/2"
SD384838 48 1/2" x 48 1/2" X 120M
SD3.5 3 1/2" Circles
SD4-1/8 4 1/8" Circles
 
Popular Custom Sizes
10 x 20 12 x 24
10 x 30 18 x 19
15 x 30 18 x 24
12 x 18  

 


Anchor Heavy Weight Seed Germination Paper

Anchor's 76 lb. Heavy Weight Seed Germination Paper for larger seeds is twice the weight of the regular weight.

Stock Sizes
Item Number Description
SD7615L 10" x 15"
SD7630 30" x 30"
SD7640 30" x 40"
SD7606 36 1/2" x 48 1/2"
SD3-3/8 3 3/8" CIRCLES
SD4-1/4 4 1/4" CIRCLES
SD5-1/4 5 1/4" CIRCLES
SD5-3/8 5 3/8" CIRCLES
 
Popular Custom Sizes
10 x 20 12 x 24
10 x 30 18 x 19
15 x 30 18 x 24
12 x 18  

 


Specifications for Anchor Seed Germination Papers

  REGULAR WEIGHT HEAVY WEIGHT
PAPER WEIGHT 38 lb. 76 lb.
SURFACE creped creped
COLOR tan to light brown tan to light brown
BURSTING STRENGTH
ASTM Designation:D774-46
omitting Sec. 1, "Scope"
26 lb. psi 50 lb. psi
WET TENSILE BREAKING STRENGTH
ASTM Designation:829-48, Method B, omitting Sec. 7(b).
Specimens are to be heated at 100? C for 1 minute prior to immersion in water for 5 sec. (Sec. 7(b)). After removal from water, each specimen is to be laid on the surface of blotting paper to remove excess water prior to testing as described in Sec. 7(c).
Machine Direction:
(lbs. per 1 inch width)
4 lbs.

Cross Direction:
(lbs. per 1 inch width)
2 lbs.
(Minimums)
Machine Direction:
(lbs. per 1 inch width)
4 lbs.

Cross Direction:
(lbs. per 1 inch width)
2 lbs.
(Minimums)
ABSORBTION (RISE OF WATERS)
ASTM Designation:D 202-55T Sec. 29-32
Strips of 5 inch in the machine direction x 1 inch in the cross direction are to be immersed vertically in water to a depth of 1 inch. The minimum capillary rise above the water surface after immersion for 5 minutes is to be 1 1/2 inches.
1 1/2 inch 1 1/2 inch
FIBER ANALYSIS
ASTM Designation:D1030-55%
Fiber Content: 100% unbleached sulfate wood pulp Fiber Content: 100% unbleached sulfate wood pulp
ASH CONTENT
ASTM Designation:D586-42
Maximum:0.7% Maximum:0.7%
pH OF AQUEOUS EXTRACT
Tappi Tentative Standard Method T435 M-52
Cold Extraction pH, 6.5 to 7.5 Cold Extraction pH, 6.5 to 7.5
REDUCIBLE SULFUR
Tappi Tentative Standard Method T406 M-60
Maximum:0.002% Maximum:0.002%

Wax Paper

Wax Paper is flexible, non-toxic, for use with creped germination papers to retard moisture evaporation.

Stock Size
Item Number Size
WAX-2436 24" x 36"

Anchor Steel Blue Seed Germination Blotter

Steel Blue Germination Blotters allow for easy root identification, and they can also be written on with a ball-point pen.

Stock Sizes Circles
Circles: Size: Circles: Size: Circles: Size:
CDB2 2" CDB3.375
3 3/8"
CDB4.5
4 1/2"
CDB2.5 2 1/2" CDB3.5
3 1/2"
CDB5.25
5 1/4"
CDB3 3" CDB4-1/8
4 1/8"
CDB5-3/8
5 3/8"
CDB3.25
3 1/4"
CDB4.25
4 1/4"
 CDB5-7/8  5 7/8"

 

Stock Sizes Sheets and Squares
SGB1924B  19" x 24" x 240M 120LB., 250 sheets/carton

Anchor White Seed Germination Blotter

 

Stock Sizes Circles
Circles: Size: Circles: Size: Circles: Size:
WDB2 2" WDB3.375
3 3/8"
WDB4.5
4 1/2"
WDB2.5 2 1/2" WDB3.5
3 1/2"
WDB5.25
5 1/4"
WBD3 3" WDB4-1/8
4 1/8"
WDB5-3/8
5 3/8"
WDB3.25
3 1/4"
WDB4.25
4 1/4"
 WDB5-7/8  5 7/8"

 

Stock Sizes Sheets and Squares
AHL3320022  19" x 24" x 240M 120LB., 250 sheets/carton

Test Specifications for Steel Blue Blotter

BASE STOCK 25% Rag
BASIS WEIGHT 25 X 28/500 Sheets 250 lb.
REAM WEIGHT 19 X 24/500 Sheets 120 lb.
CALIPER Minimum 31.0
Maximum 32.0
MULLEN 45
%MOISTURE Maximum 5.0
%ASH 0
COLOR Steel Blue
GUARANTEE We guarantee that this grade of paper is non-toxic

Test Specifications for White Blotter

BASE STOCK 25% Rag
BASIS WEIGHT 25 X 28/500 Sheets 250 lb.
REAM WEIGHT 19 X 24/500 Sheets 120 lb.
CALIPER Minimum 31.0
Maximum 32.0
MULLEN 45
%MOISTURE Maximum 5.0
%ASH 0
COLOR White
GUARANTEE We guarantee that this grade of paper is non-toxic


K-24 Versapack (formerly Kimpak) Cushioning Material

A cushioning material that features a 10 second maximum rate of absorbency and an extremely high liquid capacity of 12 times it's own weight. High bulk, light weight K-24 Versapack is made of 100% recycled fiber with a neutral pH.

Suggested Uses:
Seed Germination cold tests.
Fruit and vegetable packing for moisture absorbtion and insulation.
Potting table soakers.
Carton lamination for added protection in shipping and exporting.
Insulation.
Potting table soakers.
Carton lamination for added protection in shipping and exporting.

Custom manufactured to Specification
Ply = Dependent on sheet/roll size
Embossing = Edge or Spot
Sheets, Rolls and Perforated Rolls
Color = White
Minimum Order = Dependent on sheet/roll size
Availability = 3 weeks plus shipping

Anchor Stocked Versapak
NPSK-24, 16.5 x 24, 135/cs, 14 ply
Embossing = Edge
Color = White
Minimum Order = 1 case
Availability = Next day shipping



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