What are the materials of paper packaging boxes?

Paper packaging boxes belong to the common types of packaging in paper product packaging printing. But how much do you know material of paper packaging?

Materials include corrugated paper, cardboard, gray base, white cardboard. Some also use cardboard or multi-layer lightweight embossed wood boards combined with special paper to obtain a more sturdy support structure.

There are also many products suitable for cardboard packaging, such as common drugs, food, cosmetics, household appliances, hardware, glassware, ceramics, electronic products, etc.

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In terms of structural design, the cardboard box should vary according to the packaging requirements of different products. Similarly, for drug packaging, the requirements for the packaging structure are significantly different between tablets and bottled liquids. Bottled liquids require a combination of high-strength and compression resistant hard cardboard to form a strong protective layer.

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Some packaging boxes are disposable, such as home tissue boxes, which do not need to be exceptionally sturdy, but require the use of paper products that meet food hygiene packaging requirements to make the boxes, and are also very cost-effective.

Cosmetic packaging boxes are representative of materials and craftsmanship, with high-end white cards used for hard box packaging and fixed structural forms and specifications;

In terms of printing technology, many manufacturers choose more reliable anti-counterfeiting printing, cold foil technology etc. Therefore, printing materials and processes with bright colors and high difficulty anti duplication technology are more sought after by cosmetics manufacturers.

Some packaging is designed to better protect the product and highlight its value and luxury, while others are packaged solely for the sake of packaging, which does not meet the practical functions of packaging as described below.

In terms of the material used for cardboard boxes, cardboard is the main component. The raw materials for manufacturing cardboard are basically the same as paper, and due to its high strength and easy folding characteristics, it has become the main production paper for paper boxes.

Corrugated board is mainly used to make outer packaging boxes to protect goods in the circulation process. There are many types of corrugated paper, including single-sided, double-sided, double-layer, and multi-layer.

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White cardboard, made from chemical pulp mixed with pulp, includes ordinary white cardboard with hanging surface, cowhide pulp with hanging surface, and so on. There is also a type of white cardboard paper made entirely from chemical pulp, also known as high-grade whiteboard paper.

Yellow cardboard refers to low-grade cardboard made from pulp produced by lime method using rice straw as the main raw material, mainly used as a box core for pasting and fixing inside the paper box.

Cowhide cardboard: made from sulfate pulp. One side hanging cowhide pulp is called single-sided cowhide cardboard, and two sides hanging cowhide cardboard are called double-sided cowhide cardboard.

Composite processing paperboard: refers to paperboard made by composite processing of composite aluminum foil, polyethylene, oil proof paper, wax and other materials. It compensates for the shortcomings of ordinary cardboard, making packaging boxes have various new functions such as oil resistance, waterproofing, and preservation.

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