Republic of Tunisia

Ministry of Industry and Energy and Mines

National Company of

Cellulose and Esparto Paper

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SNCPA Esparto Pulp

SNCPA produces about 14,000 tons of esparto pulp per year from esparto plant. This production is entirely exported to Europe, Asia and the United States of America.



The esparto pulp occupies an advanced position on the pulp market due to its morphology which confers specific properties totally superior than other short fibers .Some of these characteristics are cited below:

Mechanical Proprieties of strength.

Optical proprieties.

Textural proprieties (weight, hand, porosity, ability to transmit light uniformly, permeability to air and liquids).