TAPPI Copyright & Permissions

All material published by TAPPI is protected under the U.S. Copyright law (17 U.S.C. §101), and we ask you to respect it when using material.  It is a copyright violation to share, complete or partial text, of content of TAPPI articles, newsletters, or other publications.   Access is restricted to the member/purchaser only.  This applies to all print and electronic material.  Sharing usernames and passwords for “members only” material is strictly prohibited. If you wish to reproduce any of our material, permission is required.  Please be aware that there maybe fees involved when material held under copyright is reproduced.

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TAPPI partners with Copyright Clearance Center to make it easy for you to order permissions for either personal pay-per-use or corporate and academic annual licenses.

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