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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.
woven paper from 1000 AD
[ldischler, Oct 04 2004, last modified Oct 21 2004]
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
A patented example: the yarns are made from rolled paper [ldischler, Oct 04 2004]
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||Weaving a web of pulp FJ ?
||A good thought. Unfortunately, both woven paper and woven cardboard are already available.
||I see a line of cardboard outdoor furniture falling apart in the rain.
||[ldishler] Does the commercial use of woven cardboard exist, not just craft basket making?
||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).
||Diposable furniture. "Now available in packs of 10!"