Processing Matt Papers

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Matt papers were developed in order to improve readability, since gloss calendered papers reflect light at certain angles of incidence. Thus the early period of matt papers was peaceful, with good readability being provided for the literature sector. Over the years, however, publishers, creative people and printers became steadily more adventurous and printed works became more colourful. During the same period the consumption of matt coated paper increased by over 50%.