Date of Award
Bachelor of Science
Pulp and Paper Technology
There are many types of heavy papers and paperboards manufactured today from various pulps. The paperboard which has grown the fastest in consumption in the past ten years is that intended for packaging foods. (1) The most common food board is that manufactured on either a cylinder or fourdrinier machine, is nearly all consumed by manufacturers of varied milk cartons, and fruit juice cartons. These cartons are fabricated from the afore mentioned paperboard for many reasons.
Nitz, R., "Some Factors Which Influence the Rigidity and Durability of Waxed Paperboard Cartons for Packaging Liquid Food Products" (1955). Paper Engineering Senior Theses. 430.