Chapter 8. Multiwall Paper Sacks

  1. Mark J. Kirwan
  1. The Environmental and Technical Association for the Paper Sack Industry

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470995877.ch8

Paper and Paperboard Packaging Technology

Paper and Paperboard Packaging Technology

How to Cite

The Environmental and Technical Association for the Paper Sack Industry (2005) Multiwall Paper Sacks, in Paper and Paperboard Packaging Technology (ed M. J. Kirwan), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470995877.ch8

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:

  • multiwall paper sacks;
  • sewn closures;
  • sack krafts;
  • tensile energy absorption (TEA);
  • water vapour transmission rate (WVTR)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Sack designs

  • Sack materials

  • Testing and test methods

  • Weighing, filling and closing systems

  • Standards and manufacturing tolerances

  • Environmental position

  • Useful contacts