Laminated paper

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Description

A sheet of paper adhered to one or more other plies of either paper sheets, paper board, plastic film or metal foil. Laminated paper is stronger and thicker than a single ply of paper. The adhesive for paper laminates may be either a water solution of glue, casein or starch or a thermoplastic wax or resin (American Paper Institute, 1980)

Sources Checked for Data in Record

  • The Dictionary of Paper, American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
  • E.J.LaBarre, Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Paper and Paper-making, Swets & Zeitlinger, Amsterdam, 1969
  • Boise Cascade Paper Group, The Paper Handbook, Boise Cascade, Portland OR, 1989