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Woven Cardboard

Thinking almost outside the box about recycling cellulose
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Used cardboard can be sliced lengthwise (along the channels) into one inch strips and tightly woven into a strong packing material. With the loose ends fixed with glue, woven cardboard would be given a second life as an inexpensive, environment-friendly fiber product.
FarmerJohn, Apr 19 2004

woven paper from 1000 AD http://wingtsunwelt...resse/news_366.html
[ldischler, Oct 04 2004, last modified Oct 21 2004]

Woven Paper http://dictionary.r...rch?q=woven%20paper
This term has instead to do with how modern paper is made and has nothing to do with my idea [FarmerJohn, Oct 04 2004]

Tightly woven paper textile products http://164.195.100....697&RS=PN/6,506,697
A patented example: the yarns are made from rolled paper [ldischler, Oct 04 2004]

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       Weaving a web of pulp FJ ?
skinflaps, Apr 19 2004
  

       A good thought. Unfortunately, both woven paper and woven cardboard are already available.
ldischler, Apr 19 2004
  

       I see a line of cardboard outdoor furniture falling apart in the rain.
skinflaps, Apr 19 2004
  

       [ldishler] Does the commercial use of woven cardboard exist, not just craft basket making?
FarmerJohn, Apr 19 2004
  

       For woven paper, yes--it's used extensively for wallpaper, and braided paper is used for chairs. There is mention of (handmade) woven cardboard, but I don't see any commercial manufacturers of it, (and I'd doubt that there would be).
ldischler, Apr 19 2004
  

       Diposable furniture. "Now available in packs of 10!"
MrNotorious, Apr 30 2004
  


 

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