Making Renewable to Remarkable Possible
Promoting a More Sustainable World
From cell phones and computer screens to eyeglasses and medicine, RYAM helps transform renewable resources into remarkable products.
We are committed to providing sustainable solutions that empower manufacturers worldwide to create environmentally-efficient products that help them achieve their own sustainability goals.
RYAM is proud to work with environmentally-minded customers toward a more sustainable future, where responsible choices meet business success.
At RYAM, our High Purity Cellulose (HPC) solutions support the manufacturing of essential products used by billions of people. From acetate-grade cellulose used in filtration, sustainable plastics, and textiles, to ethers-grade cellulose used in food and pharmaceutical applications, our versatile range of specialty grades meets the diverse needs of various industries. Our HPC business also produces high-purity fluff pulp, ensuring optimal liquid absorption in hygiene and personal care items. We’re proud to contribute to the creation of remarkable products you may use without even realizing it.
Trees to These
Promoting Sustainability through High Purity Cellulose Solutions
We transform renewable resources into remarkable solutions that promote a more sustainable world.
Discover our environmentally-friendly cellulose solutions, which take customers from “Trees to These” with sustainable inputs for their products.
Essential Cellulose Fibers
- Personal care products like toothpaste, shampoo, and conditioner
- Eyeglass Frames
Acetate-grade Cellulose Products
RYAM’s acetate-grade cellulose is the global benchmark for sustainably sourced acetate filtration products. Custom-made to meet each customer’s specifications, our acetate-grade cellulose is used in the manufacture of LCD screens, the most demanding of all cellulose specialty applications. RYAM’s acetate-grade cellulose is also used in a variety of plastics when clarity and “touch” is important. When precision, consistency, and sustainability matter, customers choose our unique and innovative HPC products.
Ethers-grade Cellulose Products
Our high-value ethers-grade cellulose plays a vital role in a wide range of construction materials, coatings, food and pharmaceutical products. These high-value products enhance texture, thicken syrups, and enable the development of slow-release medications. We offer ethers-grade cellulose with a range of viscosity options, providing diverse textures to end products.
High-Value Specialty Cellulose Products
At RYAM, we specialize in crafting high-value cellulose products tailored to meet the specific requirements of demanding applications in the pharmaceutical, good, automotive, and heavy equipment industries.
Our cellulose specialties deliver superior performance in automotive and heavy equipment filters, while meeting the stringent industry requirements.
Additionally, our high-strength cellulose enhances tire performance, adds rigidity and resilience to hot dog casings, and provides durability and clarity to high-end wood coatings.
Viscose-grade Cellulose Products
RYAM specializes in the production of sustainable cellulose, utilized in the manufacturing of viscose staple fiber, viscose filament, casings for food production, tire cord for high-strength tires, cellophane, textiles and sponges. Customers across the world use our high-end viscose products to more sustainable create quality products.