Chapter 3. Paper-Based Flexible Packaging

  1. Mark J. Kirwan
  1. Mark J. Kirwan

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995877.ch3

Paper and Paperboard Packaging Technology

Paper and Paperboard Packaging Technology

How to Cite

Kirwan, M. J. (2007) Paper-Based Flexible Packaging, in Paper and Paperboard Packaging Technology (ed M. J. Kirwan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995877.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Consultant in Packaging Technology London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 9 AUG 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405125031

Online ISBN: 9780470995877

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Keywords:

  • paper-based flexible packaging;
  • sealing system;
  • barrier properties;
  • relative humidity (RH);
  • metallisation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Packaging needs which are met by paper-based flexible packaging

  • Manufacture of paper-based flexible packaging

  • Medical packaging

  • Packaging machinery used with paper-based flexible packaging

  • Paper-based cap liners (wads) and diaphragms

  • Tea and coffee packaging

  • Sealing tapes