PineCorr™ Corrugating Medium

 

PineCorr™ Premium High-Performance Corrugating Medium is a lightweight virgin kraft sheet designed to outperform other North American high-performance fluting material used to construct corrugated products.


 

PineCorr™ Specifications

Features

PineCorr™ Premium High Performance Corrugating Medium is made from virgin pine fiber. PineCorr™ Premium High Performance Corrugating Medium is produced as single-ply material and provides superior Concora and STFI values.


Consistent Performance in a Variety of Converting Processes

Carefully monitored board production and testing ensures that PineCorr™ Premium High Performance Corrugating Medium
will run consistently well in all of your converting operations.


Advantages

PineCorr™ Premium High Performance Corrugating Medium is recyclable and naturally biodegradable. With the superior performance of the PineCorr™ material, facing paper reduction is enabled in ECT-certified packaging and can optimize medium weights in Mullen-certified packaging. PineCorr™ provides exceptional strength in agricultural, protein and beverage packaging segments where humidity and cold-storage conditions are extreme. PineCorr™ also upgrades performance of wax or wax-alternative barrier applications over traditional high-performance mediums.

Sustainability

Paperboard products like PineCorr™ Premium High Performance Corrugating Medium are made from trees, a renewable resource, with renewable energy. Packaging made from PineCorr™ Premium High Performance Corrugating Medium is recyclable where facilities exist.

Fiber Procurement and Chain of Custody

Graphic Packaging International is compliant with the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) Chain of Custody forest certification standards. GPI is also compliant with the SFI Certified Sourcing standard.

Environmental and Safety
  • Complies with California’s Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986 (California Proposition 65).
  • Complies with European Union Regulation (EC) No 1907/2006 concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH).
  • Contains no REACH Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) at levels above the 0.1% threshold.
  • Complies with CONEG/Toxics in Packaging laws and with Article 11 of the EU Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (94/62/EC).

Food Contact Compliance (USA)
  •  21 CFR 176.170 (components of paper and paperboard in contact with aqueous and fatty foods).
  • 21 CFR 176.180 (components of paper and paperboard in contact with dry foods)

Food Contact Compliance (EU)
  • Article 3 of Regulation (EC) No 1935/2004 on materials and articles intended to come into contact with food.
  • Commission Regulation (EU) No 10/2011 on plastic materials and articles intended to come into contact with food, as applicable.
  • Manufactured in accordance with Commission Regulation (EC) No 2023/06 on good manufacturing practice for materials and articles intended to come into contact with food

Manufacturing
  • Mills are third-party certified to the ISO 9001: Quality Management System standards.