rocktenn’s mill fiber procurement team works to supply our paperboard mills with approximately 700,000 tons of competitively priced, high quality fiber. We work closely with hundreds of internal and external secondary fiber generators to provide efficient, supplier-friendly service. As an end user of our own product, our business model is inherently sustainable, capturing valuable efficiencies throughout the material life cycle.
coated paperboard mills
we support four coated mills, each consuming between 200-500 tons per day of secondary fiber. The mills are located in battle creek, mi; dallas, tx; missisquoi, vt; and stroudsburg, pa. These mills utilize occ, dlk, bbx, onp and ledger to produce clean, smooth, 100 percent recycled coated paperboard with superior strength, quality and printability.
uncoated paperboard mills
rocktenn uncoated recycled board (urb) products, including plain chip board, bending chip board and tube and core board, are manufactured using 100 percent recovered fiber. All are of multi-ply construction and are fda-compliant for direct contact with dry foods. In addition, custom boards can be designed to meet specific customer requirements. Our mills, located in chattanooga, tn; eaton, in; and cincinnati, oh, utilize occ, dlk, bbc, onp and mixed paper.
rocktenn’s containerboard mills manufacture high quality, competitively priced 100 percent recycled linerboard and corrugated medium. Our highly sophisticated, computerized purchasing and online tracking system provides our suppliers efficient and instant access to their orders. Click here for more information on 100 percent recycled linerboard and corrugated medium.