Weyerhaeuser provides extensive Chips-to-Cartons training to our most valued customers on topics related to the paperboard industry. Classes are offered several times a year at our facility or yours. Modules vary in length and can be combined to create an educational package tailored especially to meet your needs. The course objectives include:
- Chips to Cartons: Creating a Customer Line of Sight
Create mutual success by understanding how liquid packaging board influences end-use properties of gable-top cartons.
- Paperboard Process Overview
Receive an introduction to the process of boardmaking at Longview.
- Measuring Quality
Understand measurement techniques used to optimize quality during liquid packaging board manufacturing.
Learn the fundamentals of improving liquid packaging board and converting performance.
Receive an introduction to the science of liquid packaging board printability.
- Handling Durability
Learn how cartons are engineered to survive handling without damage or leakage.
- Transportation Durability
Learn how cartons survive vehicle transportation without leakage and how to improve durability.
- Carton Bulge
Learn how cartons are engineered to control bulges.
- Grip Firmness
Understand how cartons are engineered to be firm and easy to hold.
- Wet Spots
Learn how to avoid wet spots on the bottoms of gable-top cartons.
- Hygiene and Appearance
Understand how health and appearance criteria influence the manufacturing of liquid packaging board.