Date of Award


Degree Name

Bachelor of Science


Pulp and Paper Technology


The following report is a study on the effects of filler type and level on the Inframike, Moistron and Accuray Basis Weight. Specifically, the effects of clay talc and Ti02 were investigated at 5%, 10·%, and 15% addition levels.

The Inframike was affected linearly by all three filters. The Moistron was not affected by talc and clay, but it was affected in a non-uniform manner by Ti02. The Accuray was not affected by clay and it was affected linearly by talc and Ti02.