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5 Facts You Must Know about Paper Egg Tray

Since the appearance of the first egg tray invented by Joseph Coyle in 1991, this product has received more than 100-years’ evolution and improvement of its shape and material. Among theses materials, paper egg tray, or paper egg carton has stand out for its various advantages:

(1)Lowest egg shell breakage rate

According to the experiment conducted by Seydim ·Dawson,  the egg shell breakage rate of paper tray turned out to be the lowest of 4.63%, and EPS foam carton is 12.59%.

paper egg tray breakage rate

(2)Best mechanical protection for egg 

By comparing 10 egg tray made of different material, the force to deform a paper egg tray is 83.6% higher than that to plastic egg tray, and 289.5% higher than foam egg tray.What’s more, its high water absorption feature guarantees an air-permeability and hygienic transport for egg.

paper egg tray deform force
egg tray deform

(3)Recyclable and biodegradable material

As a sustainable product defined by the Sustainable Packaging Coalition, paper egg tray is made of environment-friendly materials such as waste paper, and each paper egg carton can be re-pulped and recycled again after its service life-cycle for another 25 times which greatly reduces cost.  

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waste paper egg tray

Optional raw materials of paper egg tray

  • Waste newspaper
  • Carton
  • Paper box
  • Books
  • Corrugated paper
  • Any product made of paper fibers

Convey raw material to pulp machine and blend it with 43°C-63°C water(3 water:1 waste paper) for about 20 minutes to break apart the fiber to obtain the final 5%-8% density pulp for egg tray.

Optional ways of paper egg carton recycle

  • Add to compost pile
  • Up-cycle into storage containers
  • Use for art supplies
  • Turn into new product

(4)Easy-to-handle& Cost effective

Unlike other material that requires complex control and professional knowledge, you only need a place with water, electricity, waste paper and our automatic egg tray making machine to start your own business.

(5)Potential international market

It is well known that egg can provide 1/5 daily necessary protein of humans, which lead to a growing demand of egg in developing countries for the awareness of its health benefits. Additionally, Technavio has predicted that the egg tray market has the potential to grow by $2.17 billion during 2021-2025. 

Under these circumstances, purchasing an paper egg tray machine means that you can have thousands of potential customer from every part of the world.

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egg tray potential market
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