How to make a egg box with HGHY Egg Box Making Machine

Egg boxes play a crucial role in the protection and packaging of eggs, ensuring they reach consumers in pristine condition. With a focus on sustainability, many egg box manufacturers choose waste paper or pulp as their primary raw material. The HGHY egg box making machine is a state-of-the-art solution designed to automate the entire production process, from material pulping to box formation and drying.
Throughout this guide, we will provide a comprehensive overview of the materials, the various egg box sizes, and a step-by-step breakdown of the production process. The importance of quality control and maintaining a clean and safe working environment will also be emphasized.


Automatic In-Line Hotpress Egg Carton Machine

High performance rotary forming machine, installed over 150 lines. Egg Carton Machine (egg box making machine, egg carton production line)Suitable for the production of egg carton, egg box, cup trays, punnet, bottle tray that require hot pressing after drying could be produced.


The raw material for making egg boxes is usually waste paper or pulp. This can include recycled paper, cardboard, or other fibrous materials. These materials are chosen for their sustainability and biodegradability.

Egg Box Size

The size of the egg box can vary depending on the specific requirements. Common sizes include:
– 6-cell egg boxes (for half-dozen eggs)
– 12-cell egg boxes (for a dozen eggs)
– 18-cell egg boxes (for 1.5 dozen eggs)
– 30-cell egg boxes (for 2.5 dozen eggs)

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Egg Carton Making Machine

An egg carton making machine is a specialized piece of equipment designed to efficiently produce egg boxes or cartons. It automates the entire process, from pulping the raw material to forming the boxes and often includes a drying system. These machines are used in egg packaging facilities to streamline production.

Detailed Steps

1. Preparing Raw Materials:
– Collect waste paper or cardboard as the primary raw material. It should be free from contaminants and any non-fibrous materials.

2. Pulping:
– The raw material is pulped, typically by shredding or soaking it in water. This process breaks down the fibers, creating a slurry or pulp.

3. Mixing and Forming:
– The pulped material is mixed to create a consistent pulp. The machine then forms this pulp into the shape of the desired egg box.

4. Molding:
– The machine uses molds that correspond to the chosen egg box size to create the specific shape.

5. Drying Process:
– The newly formed egg boxes are dried. This can be done through natural air drying or in a specialized drying chamber within the machine, depending on the model.

6. Quality Control:
– After drying, inspect the egg boxes for any defects. Remove any imperfect boxes from the batch.

7. Packaging:
– Once the egg boxes pass quality control, they are bundled or packaged for storage or transportation.

8. Clean-Up:
– Thoroughly clean the machine and the work area. This ensures it’s ready for the next production run and maintains the machine’s longevity.

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