General physical properties of paper and board Many different physical properties can describe paper and board. Some properties relate to the end-use of the paper or board. Grouping of the properties can be as follows: basic properties strength properties stiffness properties structural properties surface properties absorption properties optical properties. A large number of different methods
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Edited by: Petteri Maijanen, ABB
Original author: Jan-Erik Levlin
Based on: Levlin, J-E. General physical properties of paper and board (Chapter 7). In: Levlin, J-E. & Sjöderhelm, L. (ed), Pulp and paper testing (Book 17), Papermaking Science and Technology. Jyväskylä. 1999. Fapet Oy. pp. 136–161.
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