The Eastern India Corrugated Box Manufacturers' Association, R & D Centre was inaugurated on 20th June, 1995 by Shri A B Ajmera, Past President of FCBM. It was set up with the financial assistance of the Federation of Corrugated Box Manufacturers of India who have subsidized the cost of the testing equipments. Corrugators who are members of the association are automatically members of R & D Centre.

Aims & Objectives

The Eastern India Corrugated Box Manufacturers' Association, R & D Centre aims to promote quality consciousness amongst corrugated as well as consumers. It provides the following testing facilities for corrugated boxes and papers:

G.S.M. Paper / Board
Bursting Strength Board / Box
Bursting Factor Paper
Puncture Resistance Board / Box
Cobb Test Paper / Board
Moisture Test Paper / Board
Ring Crush Paper
Edge Crush Board / Box
Flat Crush Board / Box
Concora Paper (2 ply)
Compression Strength Test Box
Viscosity Adhesive / Ink
Percentage of solid content Adhesive / Ink
Corrosion / Gauge Stitching Wire
Caliper Thickness Board / Box
Drop Test Box

Patrons of EICMA - R & D Centre

Akshar Printing & Packaging Works
Associated Packaging Industries
Balkrishna Industrial Corporation
Binoy Basu Mallik 
Calcutta Paper Industries
Card Board Box Mfg. Co.
Ginni Gopal Kedia Trust
Hind Packaging
Kamala Board Box
Kamani Packaging Industries
Khaitan Paper Packaging Pvt. Ltd.
Lakshya Packaging Pvt. Ltd.
Laminated Products (India)
Late Shyam Sunder Agarwala (P.L.A.I.)
Madan Packaging Pvt. Ltd.
Minerva Packaging Corporation
Narayani Manufacturing Pvt. Ltd.
Pioneer Packaging Industries Pvt. Ltd.
Prism Corrugators Pvt. Ltd.
RGP Enterprises
Shree Krishna Packaging Co. Pvt. Ltd.
Shree Vikash Packaging
Signet Packaging Industries
Tulsyan Packaging Pvt. Ltd.