Ice paper

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A decorative paper with a sparkling surface. Ice paper has reflective crystalline salts. (i.e., sugar, sodium acetate, lead acetate, zinc sulfate, barium chloride, or Epsom salts) adhered to the surface with a thin layer of gelatin, dextrin, or gum arabic.

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • The Dictionary of Paper, American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
  • E.J.LaBarre, Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Paper and Paper-making, Swets & Zeitlinger, Amsterdam, 1969