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How It’s Made – Glass Bottles

To learn more about glass packaging, PAC, Packaging Consortium, through their PACed program, offer a course that is available for purchase and completion on-line.  All courses range from 30 - 60 minutes in length and provide the learner with a greater knowledge of the particular course taken. Video - How it's made - Glass Bottles
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How It’s Made – Plastic Cups and Cutlery

In this video, plastic cups are manufactured using the thermoforming method.   To learn more about this process, PAC, Packaging Consortium, through their PACed program, will soon be offering a course that is available for purchase and completion on-line. These education courses range from 30-60 minutes in length and provide the learner with a greater knowledge…
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How It’s Made – Aluminum Cans

This video demonstrates the high speed process of making aluminum drink cans.  To learn more about metal containers, PAC, Packaging Consortium, through their PACed program, offer a course that is available for purchase and completion on-line.  All courses range from 30 - 60 minutes in length and provide the learner with a greater knowledge of…
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How It’s Made – Corrugated Boxes

Many people still today refer to corrugated containerboard as cardboard but the majority of containment and shipping boxes are now manufactured from corrugated material.    Considering that cardboard was the material originally used for boxes, it is  completely understandable that they are referred to as cardboard.   This video does a great job of explaining the difference…
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