Natural white corrugated board

Natural white corrugated board

Grounded's corrugated board with natural white paper surface is made from FSC certified post-consumer recycled paper. It is renewable, kerbside recyclable and has a lower carbon footprint than virgin paper. The uncoated bright white finish allows for better printability compared to uncoated kraft board. Suitable for use across a range of formats in e-commerce and retail.

The good?

  • Highly versatile and plastic-free shipping alternative
  • Paper recycling works effectively in most places around the world, with kerbside collection widely available
  • There is no limit to the number of times paper can be recycled making it a highly circular material.
  • It is entirely made from renewable materials that have passed a rigorous chain of custody certification and don't contribute to deforestation.
  • Durable, highly functional and can be used as a direct replacement for plastic in numerous formats.

The bad?

  • Paper has a higher carbon footprint due to the energy required to run a paper mill.
  • It is more susceptible to water and tearing compared to plastic or bioplastic alternatives.
  • Higher raw material cost compared with plastic
  • Volume and weight per unit are higher than plastic alternatives, which can have an impact on shipping cost.

Frequently asked questions

Yes, our paper mailers and mailer boxes are made using recycled uncoated board and can be recycled in any paper waste stream.
Fluting is the wavy layer of paper in the middle of corrugated board that makes boxes rigid, strong, and stackable. Adjusting your fluting can affect the size and dimensions of your shipments which could have a major effect on your product performance and shipping costs.
Yes they can. Grounded's recycled films and paperboard materials are recyclable. Recycled plastics are able to be recycled in either dedicated PE streams (#4) or via in-store collection systems such as Red Cycle. All recycled paper products are kerbside recyclable.