Tipping paper, also known as plug wrap paper, is a specialized type of paper used in the production of cigarettes. It is an essential component that wraps around the filter end of the cigarette. The primary purpose of tipping paper is to provide a protective and hygienic covering for the filter, ensuring that it remains intact during the manufacturing and packaging process. Additionally, tipping paper plays a role in enhancing the aesthetics of the cigarette, as it can be printed with various designs, colors, and branding elements. Manufacturers often use high-quality printing techniques to add visual appeal and regulatory information, such as health warnings, to the tipping paper. As the tobacco industry embraces eco-friendly practices, tipping paper is also evolving with the use of sustainable materials and manufacturing methods.