Precisely built from high-performance paper substrates, ACURA® offers a wide range of security document cover materials to meet and exceed your official requirements and product specifications. Offered in unlimited custom colors, textures, and prints, we have an ACURA® product to fit any security document need— from the highest government standards in passport durability to modern bank books, IDs and registration booklets.

As the industry leader in environmentally-friendly coatings, all ACURA® grades are manufactured responsibly and sustainably. Our multi-layered, water-based coatings offer extreme document protection through an FSC® certified material. Designed to withstand wear, tear, and abrasion we take manufacturing a step further with synthetic fiber reinforced paper options, exceeding the most extreme document performance requirements.

The ACURA®  Advantage:

  • Lightfast custom colors
  • Extreme double-fold durability
  • Extreme tear resistance
  • Superior foil stamping
  • Multi-layered cross-linked coating
  • UV / Phosphorescent prints available
  • Exclusive textures and prints
  • 180˚C heat lamination approved
  • Tamper evident technology
  • Solvent-free / Proxylin-free
  • Heavy-metal free
  • FSC® certified
  • MRP / E-passport applications
  • Kugler and Uno compatible

For more information on this product please click the Product Details and Stocking Information tabs at the bottom of this page.

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Passports and sample sheets shown in popular colors
Burgundy and Navy passports w/ Acura® and  Acura®Tex
Acura® UV ink
Cobalt (custom color shown for reference)
Electric Blue (custom color shown for reference)
Midnight (custom color shown for reference)
Black (custom color shown for reference)
Burgundy (custom color shown for reference)
Green (custom color shown for reference)
Red (custom color shown for reference)
Embossings Available:
Kid-921 (Standard Embossing)
Skytogen-934 (Standard Embossing
Pinseal-922 (Standard Embossing)

Embossings shown on each product page have been tested and qualified for the material. Additional embossings in the gallery may also be qualified. Lead times and pricing may vary. For more information, please call (978)537-0003.

For sample sheets & swatch cards, please visit the REQUEST SAMPLES page.

This product offers custom color options. Please call for details.

For U.S. Orders Contact:

Customer Service Dept.
+1 978.537.0003
+1 978.537.2492

International Contact:

Janice Paquette
+01 978.785.3037
+01 978.537.2492

Product Details

Base Composition Finishing Weight: GSM (Grammage)
Saturated, synthetic fiber substrate Water-based color coating with a protective acrylic top coat 290 gsm (custom gsm and caliper options based on indivitual requirements and specifications)
Sustainability Details Application Print & Design Ability
FSC® certified (RA-COC-003258) and EU REACH, TSCA, RoHS, CPSIA, ISQ 8124 PART 3, ASTM F963, Prop. 65, and EN 71 compliant. Passports, bank books, institutional/medical IDs, security books, visas, and security documents. Superior screen printing ability. Foil and blind stamping compatible. Available with UV and phosphorescent prints invisible in ordinary light. Affixable with animal, hot melt, and synthetic glues.

Stocking Information

GSM Sample Sheet Size Standard Roll International Standard Roll Domestic Custom Converting
290 gsm (Custom caliper options based on indivitual requirements)

U.S: 8" x 10"
Intl: 20.3 x 25.4 cm
Grain: Long

Custom sheets

Custom sheets

Custom converting to slit rolls and cut sheets available on request