Corrugated board

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A paper board that is folded or shaped with parallel alternative ridges and grooves. Corrugated or pleated paper was patented in 1856 and in 1871 a patent was issued for corrugated cardboard. By 1874, a machine was patented to make corrugated board with liner sheets on each side. Corrugated board is strong but lightweight. It is used for packaging and cushioning.

See also corrugated board Archival corrugated board.

Archival corrugated board

Synonyms and Related Terms

cardboard; corrugated paper; pleated paper; corrugated brown

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  • Boise Cascade Paper Group, Boise Cascade Paper Group, The Paper Handbook, Boise Cascade, Portland OR, 1989
  • The Dictionary of Paper, American Paper Institute, New York, Fourth Edition, 1980
  • E.J.LaBarre, E.J.LaBarre, Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Paper and Paper-making, Swets & Zeitlinger, Amsterdam, 1969 Comment: 1890 patented by G.M.Smith
  • Book and Paper Group, Book and Paper Group, Paper Conservation Catalog, AIC, 1984, 1989

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