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Special TAPPI Journal issue on foam forming

TAPPI Journal, one of the leading publications in the paper and packaging research, dedicated the August 2019 issue to the progress of foam forming technology.

Foam forming of fiber webs has been one of the focus areas during the last 10 years at VTT in Finland. The results are widely covered in the following peer-reviewed articles

  • Editorial: Foam forming: Technology of many opportunities
  • Upscaling of foam forming technology for pilot scale
  • Polyvinyl alcohol as foaming agent in foam formed paper
  • Real-time monitoring of bubble size distribution in a foam forming process
  • Progress in foam forming technology

Link to the journal's August issue


For more information, please contact

Harri Kiiskinen, Principal investigator and scientist, Project manager, tel. +358 40 5273 853, Harri.Kiiskinen@vtt.fi

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