HONEYCOMB PACKAGING

Honeycomb is a packaging material consisting of Kraft paper formed into continuous uniform hexagonal cells. It is then glued with facing materials to form a rigid board. Honeycomb, with paper facings, is completely recyclable made only of Kraft paper and water based glue. The material is strong with high resistance to vertical compression and can take loads up to 30 Tons/ sq.m. Weight for weight, paper honeycomb is stronger than steel.

 

BENEFITS OF HONEYCOMB:

  • Wide field of application as replacement to Wood and EPS /Styrofoam.
  • Recyclable and jQuery UI Dialog - Animation

    Approximate Decomposition rates*

    Paper Honeycomb : 1 month
    Wood : 10-15 years
    Styrofoam : Eternity
    * according to the EPA
    Bio-degradable .
  • Strong, high resistance to vertical compression, yet provides good cushioning .
  • Lightweight, resulting in Lower freight cost.
  • Easy and safe to handle.
  • Exempt from ISPM 15 norms thereby eliminating the need for fumigation.

APPLICATIONS OF HONEYCOMB

Honeycomb has a wide range of applications, in the Packaging, Construction, Transport, Furniture and Advertisement industries. In packaging, it can also be used as a shock absorbing product, a product separator or even for expendable pallets. In construction, it is can used as partition walls and to create void under raft foundation for black cotton soil. In transport, it is used as light weight and cost effective dunnage. Honeycomb Cell core is used in the furniture industry inside doors, table tops and cabinets to save wood. It is an excellent material for indoor sinage because of its rigidity, and virtually unlimited length.

The lightweight and flexible design possibilities of honeycomb make the product an environmentally friendly and competitive alternative product. The surface can be coated with food grade biodegradable polymer to achieve humidity resistance. Due to its manifold benefits, Honeycomb has gained wide acceptance in Japan, China, Korea, United States and Europe.