Polybak™ PGB


PGB is our most economical balancing backer or paintable overlay. Available in brown and black, PGB is extremely flexible, but stronger than competing Kraft paper backers. Like all PolyBak™ models, PGB has an unlimited shelf life.

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  • Performance Level: Basic
  • Nominal thickness: .011"
  • Color: Brown, Black
  • Standard Widths Available: 25", 31", 37"*, 49", 61"
  • Standard Lengths Available: 97", 109", 121", 145"
  • Available in 1800 lineal foot rolls
  • Standard Sheet Unit Quantity: 250 sheets* 

*25" & 31" widths have a 500 sheet unit quantity
*Up-charge for 37" wide Black PGB

Common Uses:

  • Balancing substrates faced with wood veneer and decorative laminates
  • Paintable overlay

Key Advantages:

  • Lowest cost balancing backer for substrates faced with decorative laminates
  • Excellent balancing backer for substrates faced with wood veneers
  • Extreme flexibility
  • Stronger than comparable thickness saturated Kraft paper backer
  • Unlimited shelf life
  • Class A Flame Spread Rating


  • GreenGuard Gold certified
  • NAF (No Added Formaldehyde)