Thinking packaging. Discover Opal.
Opal is an innovative renewable packaging company which is part of the Nippon Paper Group. With operations in Australia and New Zealand, Opal is one of Australasia’s leading packaging and paper companies and we directly employ more than 4,000 employees across our operations. Opal offers sustainable fibre packaging solutions to suit every customer.
Opal works closely with our customers to deliver a comprehensive range of packaging solutions from corrugated boxes, solid board folding cartons, bags and sacks to point of purchase displays, general materials and supplies and sustainable packaging solutions.Explore the range
Paper and Board
Opal operates Australia’s most advanced brown packaging recycling facility where we produce 100% recycled liners and corrugating mediums. We also manufacture kraft liner board and specialised packaging papers including bag and sack kraft.Explore the range
Office and Home
Along with our extensive range of packaging paper and board, Opal is the only Australian manufacturer of copy paper including leading brand Reflex®. We are also a leading producer of envelopes, stationery and playing cards with Olympic, Tudor and Queen’s Slipper part of our well known brand portfolio.Explore the range
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Opal Australian Paper
Opal Australian Paper has a proud history in local paper manufacturing. The Maryvale Mill opened in Victoria’s Latrobe Valley in 1937 and has since grown to be one of the largest employers in the region, manufacturing close to 600,000 tonnes of paper and board annually.Learn more
Opal Paper and Recycling
Opal Paper and Recycling annually converts more than 450,000 tonnes of recovered paper, primarily old corrugated containers (OCC), into high quality recycled liners and mediums.Learn more
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Energy from Waste
While our Maryvale Mill in the Latrobe Valley is Victoria’s largest generator of baseload renewable energy, we are also the state’s largest industrial user of natural gas and a significant electricity consumer, facing increasing energy prices and supply uncertainty.Learn more
Recycling at Opal’s Botany Mill
Recycling at Opal’s Botany Mill. The state of the art B9 Paper Machine at Botany Mill, Sydney converts more than 450,000 tonnes of used cardboard into 100% recycled brown packaging paper each year. The majority of this paper is then converted by Opal Fibre Packaging in Australia and Opal Kiwi Packaging in New Zealand into corrugated packaging board for box manufacture.Learn more