Paper and Board

  1. The paper-based materials are the important part of pharmaceutical packaging.
  2. Paper-based materials include: Labels, Cartons, Bags, Outers, Trays For Shrink Wraps, Layer Boards On Pallets, etc.
  3. The Applications as well as Advantages of Cartons include:
    • Increases display area
    • Provides better stacking for display of stock items
    • Assembles leaflets
    • Provides physical protection especially to items like metal collapsible tubes.
  4. Fiberboard outers either as solid or corrugated board also find substantial application for bulk shipments.
  5. Regenerated cellulose film, trade names Cellophane & Rayophane, is used for either individual cartons or to assemble a no. of cartons.