Fluted paper is the middle liner of corrugated board, which can be supplied individually as a type of protective packaging.
It provides protection by filling empty spaces in the outer case and providing a cushioning effect for the primary product.
Fluted paper provides an environmentally friendly alternative to traditional packaging materials such as bubble wrap and other plastic based solutions.
Fluted paper is 100% recyclable and made from a renewable resource.
Fluted paper is available in several different sizes and weights dependant on your specific requirements.
It can be manufactured in three different flute heights - E flute (1.6mm) B flute (3.2mm) and A flute (4.8mm).
It can also be printed in different colours on request.Fluted paper is most commonly supplied in rolls but can also be supplied in sheets to optimise storage space.
What are the features of Fluted Paper ?
Supplied in three different flute heights; A, B, E flute
Available in bespoke sizes
Different weighted paper available for different strength requirements
Delivery available in roll or sheet form
Made from 100% recycled paper
What are the benefits of Fluted Paper ?
Reduction in transit damage as product remains static inside pack
Boosts level of protection provided by outer case
Cost effective alternative to bespoke designed fitments
Helps optimise your storage space
Easy to handle and use due to its light weight nature
Environmentally friendly - 100% recyclable and made from a renewable resource
A guaranteed supply from a trusted source
Our certified Chain of Custody is your guarantee of a verifiably sustainable packaging supply chain.
At Smurfit Kappa we understand the importance of sustainability in everything we do, and see it as our responsibility to ensure the products we supply to our customers meet the highest chain of custody standards.
- 100% of paper produced and sourced for our packaging solutions is FSC®, PEFC™ or SFI™ Chain of Custody certified
- 90% of packaging supplied to customers is FSC®, PEFC™ or SFI™ Chain of Custody certified
Look out for our stamp of proof on your invoice to give you total peace of mind around the origin of your paper-based packaging.
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