The chipboard is acid free and kraft brown in color. It may include small freckles or specks here and there, chipboard is made from recycled paper goods. You can use the chipboard album as is or cover with patterned paper, paint the entire page or just the edges or rubber stamp. Let your imagination guide you. Chipboard is a type of paperboard/cardboard made from reclaimed paper stock. It's the cardboard you would find at the back of a legal pad or notebook. It may include small inclusions, spots or freckles here and there. This is not a wood product.