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COLORBOND® steel in the colour Paperbark®

Paperbark Classic finish

Colour Values

CMYK6 13 30 19
RGB202 191 164

Nominal Thermal Values

Solar Absorptance0.43
Solar Reflectance Index67

These solar absorptance values are nominal values based on new product. Solar absorptance has been measured in accordance with ASTM E 903-96, ‘Standard test method for solar absorptance, reflectance and transmittance of materials using integrating spheres’. Solar absorptance is a thermal property and is not suitable for evaluation of visual impacts. Thermal values published 23/8/2022. For further information refer to BlueScope Technical Bulletin TB 39 Thermal performance of roofing materials.

Comfortably warm

COLORBOND® steel Paperbark® evokes the soft and delicate tones of the iconic tree that shares its name. A muted, pale brown colour with hints of cream and grey, COLORBOND® steel in the colour Paperbark® is a warming and neutral colour, versatile in the built environment and complementary alongside greyed coastal foliage. Aligning with the freshness of light timbers, contemporary bricks and neutral renders, use COLORBOND® steel Paperbark® for roofing and trims in alfresco renovations, fencing, sheds and garage doors in contemporary and composite homes.

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The colours shown represent actual product colours as accurately as possible. However, we recommend checking your chosen colour against an actual sample of the product before purchasing, as varying screens and devices may affect colour tones and finishes.