Unveiling the Craft: Modified Starch in the World of Paper Sacks

In the realm of packaging, the humble paper sack stands out as a stalwart guardian of dry, granular treasures such as cement, flour, sugar, animal feed, and an array of chemicals. Crafted predominantly from kraft paper, this unassuming packaging solution offers a cost-effective and eco-friendly alternative to its plastic counterparts, embodying the essence of renewability […]

Modified Tapioca Starch for Gypsum Wallboard

Gypsum wallboard, also known as drywall or plasterboard, is a type of building material used in construction for creating interior walls and ceilings. It is made from a gypsum core sandwiched between two sheets of paper or other materials. The core is made from gypsum, which is a soft sulfate mineral composed of calcium sulfate […]

Unveiling the Chemistry Behind Gummed Tape: A Starch-Powered Seal

In the realm of packaging, gummed tape takes center stage as a reliable and robust solution for sealing cardboard boxes. What sets it apart is not just the tape itself but the ingenious use of starch-based adhesive that requires water activation, earning it the moniker “gummed.” The Essence of Gummed Tape Water-Activated Adhesive: The adhesive […]

Modified Tapioca Starch for Corrugated Board

Corrugated board is a type of material commonly used in packaging that consists of three layers of paper: an inner liner, an outer liner, and a corrugated medium sandwiched between them. The corrugated medium is typically made of fluted paper that is formed into a series of arches or waves that provide strength and rigidity […]

Applications of Modified Starches in Adhesive industry

Modified starches are commonly used in the formulation of adhesives, due to their properties such as viscosity, stability, film formation, and adhesion. Some of the applications of modified starches in adhesives include: In adhesives, modified starches are used as thickening agents, binders, or as components in emulsions. They improve the performance of adhesives by increasing […]