Honeycomb Specifications and General information

Cell Sizes available

3/8”,1/2", 5/8", 3/4", 1", 1.2", and 2”

Facings - One side or both sides:

35# High Performance, 56# High Performance, and 90#

*Specialty Liner available upon inquiry

Standard Thickness:

1/2" (Min.) to 4" in one piece
We can laminate and slit score pieces to form greater thickness if desired.

Standard Width:

1-3/4” (Min.) and 60” (Max.) without further process

Standard Length:

5" (Min.) and 192" (Max). without further process


Width 1/8"
Length 1/4"
Thickness .025 (25 thousands of an inch)

Honeycomb is a very dependable product with very few end use problems. Honeycomb has been used successfully as an alternative to foam, wood, and plastics. Call our Sales Department if you have questions about the specific characteristics of our paper honeycomb.

Lead times vary depending upon the product being ordered. Please call our Customer Service Department for more information.

Compression Chart/Typical Mechanical Properties:
(Based on a 1” thick piece of honeycomb)

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Honeycomb is a material consisting of kraft liner formed into continuous uniform hexagonal cells.
Honeycomb, when expanded, can be faced with kraft liner and color coated. It can also be faced with
numerous other substrates.

• It is a dynamic product whose uses are limited only by the imagination.

• Honeycomb’s distinctive cellular pattern and unique ability to bend and stretch into countless shapes and patterns, invites imaginative uses.

Reduction of sound transmission and deadening of vibrational energy are other advantages of this product.

Pound for pound, Honeycomb is the strongest and most economical core material available for use today.
The cellular form provides outstanding top-to-bottom compression, making this product an ideal component to replace wood pallets.

Less weight, lower freight cost, recyclable, cleaner, safer, structurally stronger, reusable, resistant to shock, insulation value, cushions, protects and extremely low thermal conductivity factors are the wide range of honeycomb advantages.

recyclerecycleHoneycomb is recyclable and biodegradable, and in many cases can replace foam type products used in inner packing.

Honeycomb has been used by a wide variety of
manufacturers and packaging companies. Some
of the applications are...

  • Pallets for Shipping and Base Pads for Appliances
  • Furniture - Core Material and Damage Control Packaging
  • Panel, Partition and Door Core Material
  • Energy Absorbing Packaging
  • Automotive Packaging - Glass, Plastics, Metal
  • Die Cut Pads and Interior Packaging to cradle your products from light bulbs to transformers
  • Void Fillers for damage control

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Large variety of products available. 
Please call for additional information.

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honeycomb packaging

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P.O. Box 126 • 12163 St. Rt. 274 • Lewistown, OH  43333 USA
Telephone 937-585-5361 • Fax (937) 585-6819

Mid-States Packaging is a Manufacturer of Paper Honeycomb  •  2007 Mid-States Packaging, Inc.