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  • The Paper & Carton Testing Learnshop

    Posted on 02/02/2015

    by Phil Neal

    ****** EVENT COMPLETED ******

    Milton Keynes - 26th March 2015

    • Technical presentations
    • Practical test sessions
    • Knowledge exchange
    • Networking


    Paper and Carton Board Packaging users, processors and manufacturers; production, technical and quality managers looking for new ways to measure and control the physical properties of materials and improve packing performance.


    Technical presentations and lab equipment for hands-on practical sessions

    • Paper and Board Materials and Processes - Ian Davis - The Packaging Society
    • Paper Testing Techniques - Daven Chamberlain - PITA, UK 
    • Defining key carton tests and why they are performed - Chris Berry – Smithers Pira, UK
    • Crease measurement in cartons, identifying inconsistencies across multiple sites - Shaun Toms, Cerulean, UK
    • Functional coatings for paper and board packaging - Ian Davis - The Packaging Society
    • Advances in laboratory testing equipment - Andre Jansen, Messmer Buchel / TMI