What is Paperboard?
Paperboard is a type of paper product that is especially thick
and is used in production of a variety of packaging products. Paperboard
is usually at least one hundredth of an inch thick (0.01”),
making it considerably more sturdy than newspaper or computer paper.
This type of paper is thinner than the cardboard used for cardboard
Paperboard is ubiquitous in today’s society and is used to
package many popular items, most notably food products. For example,
paperboard is used to make most cereal boxes. Because it can be
easily cut and formed, is lightweight, and is strong, paperboard
is popular in many industries as a packaging option. Patmar uses
paperboard in a variety of our products, including folding
Call or e-mail Patmar today for more information on our
paperboard products and to see how we can help you with your