Corrugated cardboard packaging

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Packaging made of corrugated board is preferably used in containers for export shipments, although high climatic stresses occur there.
When shipping in closed ISO standard containers, there is a lack of ventilation, so that moisture and temperature repeatedly damage packages and packaged goods whose corrugated board packaging is not of the required quality. The BFSV seminar addresses precisely this problem.
Vermeidbarer Wellpappschaden im Container
Avoidable corrugated cardboard damage in container
Learning Objective:

Use corrugated board optimally

In this seminar, you will learn which criteria you should use to assess the quality of different types of corrugated board. If you are specifically interested in corrugated board for export, you will learn what to look out for when selecting corrugated board packaging to ensure that it can withstand any container climate.

Seminar content

Climatic stresses in export shipping

  • Temperature, humidity, closed systems, containers, container drying, adsorption isotherms for corrugated board and wood
  • Climate table, storage conditions for hygroscopic packaging materials
The packaging material corrugated board

  • Production/papers, classification into grades according to DIN 55468
  • Minimum strengths: Bursting strength, puncture work, edge crush resistance
  • Wet strength equipment of corrugated board for export shipping

Packaging material and packaging testing

  • Introduction to packaging testing (including ISTA, ASTM, etc.)
  • Laboratory tour, presentation of testing equipment in the paper/cardboard/corrugated board sector
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Speaker lecture with participant interaction and lab demonstration.
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Learn in this seminar:

  • which types of stress occur and how intensively they affect the export mind
  • how these loads can be better compensated with the packaging material corrugated board
  • how damage can be significantly reduced
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Group of participants

This seminar is specifically designed for:

  • Employees in packaging companies / departments of different positions,
  • Packaging planners,
  • Packaging manufacturers and
  • Suppliers.
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Your Speakers


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernd Sadlowsky studied chemical engineering and obtained his doctorate as a process engineer in the field of materials and corrosion. He then worked as a damage analyst, institute manager and authorized representative at the Institute for Materials Testing of the TÜV Rheinland Group. Since 2009, he has been a professor of engineering mechanics, materials and packaging technology at the University of Applied Sciences (HAW), Hamburg. He heads the Institute for BFSV at HAW and is managing director of BFSV Verpackungsinstitut Hamburg GmbH.


Registration for the seminar is now open at “Register Now” or by email to
Please provide the following data when registering: First and last name(s) of the seminar participant(s), company and company address, different invoice address and invoice recipient if applicable, telephone number(s) and e-mail address(es) of the seminar participant(s).

Registration is possible up to two weeks before the start of the respective seminar. After we have received your registration by e-mail, we will send you a confirmation of receipt. If there are enough participants, we will send you a binding confirmation of participation two weeks before the start of the seminar. Please take this into account when planning your arrival.

Please note our Seminar Registration and Cancellation Regulations.

Thursday, 05.09.2024

Corrugated cardboard packaging
Duration: 9:00-16:30 hrs

Ulmenliet 20, 21033 Hamburg

Participation fee: 550,00€ plus 7% VAT.

Participation fee for members of the BFSV e.V. (personal members): €495.00 plus 7% VAT.

Participation fee for members of the BFSV e.V. (companies): 330,00€ plus 7% VAT.

Inhouse Training 

We also offer the seminar as an in-house training.
For further information please contact us.





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Angelika Eppinger - BFSV Team

Your contact

Angelika Eppinger

Seminar Manager

040 / 5730 944 -35

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