Canson-XL Rough Newsprint Paper Pad. This paper pad is perfect for sketching with pencils, pastels, or charcoal. This package contains one paper pad with 100 12x9 inch sheets. Canson XL Newsprint is the most earth-friendly of all, because it is made of 100% post-consumer waste. It has a rough textured surface and is chlorine-free. Made in USA.