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Mecmesin Solutions for the Paper and Board Industry

  • Manufacture your paper and board products to a consistently superior quality.
  • Conform to industry standards and achieve regulatory compliance e.g. ASTM, EN, ISO, TAPPI.
  • For optimum test results and repeatability we have the solution for you!

Around the world many manufacturers of paper and board and converters already use Mecmesin test equipment to test the quality, strength, performance and usability of their materials and products.

Our test solutions for Paper testing applications include:


  • Coefficient of friction testing of paper


  • Compressive strength testing of cardboard
  • Folding characteristics of paper and board


Tear strength testing of:

  • Corrugated and perforated board
  • Envelopes
  • Labels
  • Newspaper
  • Tissue paper
  • Toilet paper
  • Wallpaper


  • Tensile strength testing of multi-part documents

  • Boarding passes
  • Pay slips and chequebooks
  • Tickets e.g. airline, cinema and theatre

Testing the durability of books and magazines

  • Force to pull out pages from adhesive bonding
  • Force to pull out pages from stitched bonding

Wet strength testing of medical grade paper


Paper and Board Case Studies