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Summer 2017 Short Courses and Workshops

Introduction to Flexible Packaging - May 17 and 18


Audience:
  • Ideal for new tech people working in flexible packaging who don’t have a packaging degree
  • Entry level technical, customer services, purchasing/logistics who need a thorough introduction to the technologies around flexible packaging
  • This course is open to CEFPACK members, non-CEFPACK members, Sonoco Institute members, and graduate students in related fields

Topics covered will include:
  • General manufacturing processes associated with flexible packaging: film manufacturing techniques, coating, coextrusion, lamination, printing, etc.
  • Fundamental properties of flexible materials Converting materials into packages: form and fill, sealing, lids, pre-made pouches, etc.

For prices and how to enroll:
  • Contact Pat Marcondes at patm@clemson.edu