Paper converting and packaging technology - Tampere University of Technology

Pilot Lines and Laboratory of Paper Converting and Packaging Technology

Extrusion coating and lamination pilot lines of Paper Converting and Packaging Technology

TUT_PCPT_pilotline.pdf

TUT_PCPT_laminationline.pdf

Laboratory of Paper Converting and Packaging Technology

TUT PCPT laboratory equipment

  • Two environmental test chambers (23-38°C / 50-90%RH, volume 120l)
  • Barrier measurements:
    • O2TR: MOCON Ox-Tran 2/21 MH and Ox-Tran 2/21 SS
    • WVTR: MOCON Aquatran 1G and Cup test (ASTM E96-10)
    • CO2TR: MOCON Permatran-C 4/41
    • Grease resistance (ASTM F119-82)
  • Dual column material testing machine: Strength properties and adhesion measurements (90°and 180°peel)
  • Contact angle and surface energy (KSV CAM200 and Pocket goniometer PG3)
  • Heat sealability:
    • Hot bar sealing and hot tack (KOPP SGPE 20 laboratory sealer)
    • Hot air sealing
  • Coefficient of friction (Qualitest FX7100-V)
  • FTIR with ATR unit
  • Optical microscope with polarisation contrast + microtome
  • Extrusion rheometer
  • K control sheet coater
  • Brookfield viscometer
  • Creasing – perforating machine (Cyklos GPM4 50)
  • Package testing:
    • Hydrogen leak detector H2000
    • PBI Dansensor CheckPoint O2/CO2

 

Contact us: Johanna Lahti, Marikki Laamanen and Petri Johansson

 

Updated by: Kati Valtonen, 23.11.2015 16:39.
Keywords: science and research, paper converting, packaging