Starch Application in Paper Making and Corrugating

By: Dr Detlev Glittenberg

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After an introduction to the papermaking process a detailed overview is given on the application of starch during the various stages of paper making: Wet-end, Spraying, Surface Sizing, and Coating. Is is explained what different types of starches giving the best performance in each of these application areas and why. Further you will learn what is essential with respect to the best application technology used to achieve the desired paper properties and learn the specific terminology used by paper makers.

In a similar way the process of making corrugated board from paper and role of starch in corrugating glues is explained.

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