Chipboard Pads

Chipboard pads strengthen your product or shipping materials for added protection and structure. All our chipboard is made from 100% recycled material to offer you the most affordable and sustainable custom cut products.


These pads can be used to strengthen envelopes and notebooks or protect your products from shipping damage.

Versatile Uses

Protect and strengthen products with pads cut to the size you need.

  • Pads are cut to your specs, from 1” x 1” to 60" x 80" and beyond
  • In a range of thicknesses, from .010 to .400 pt
  • Made from a variety of substrates, including food safe and water resistant
  • Small pads can be used as divider pads

Customized to Your Job

No matter the project, we can help you find the right paperboard solution. Choose from our variety of calipers and materials and we'll custom cut the pads to fit your needs.

Substrates for Any Application

With sheets as big as 60" x 80" and calipers ranging from .010-.400pts, we can deliver the right size to protect your product.


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Frequently Asked Questions about Paperboard Pads

What is a chipboard pad?
Chipboard pads are chipboard sheets that come in sizes up to 60" x 80" and calipers ranging from .010-.400pts.
Can I order chipboard pads that are custom-cut to my specifications?
Yes! We customize every order at Badger according to your size, caliper and substrate needs. Contact us for a quote.
Can I order white or coated chipboard pads?
Yes. We offer plain chipboard as well as polycoated, solid kraft, solid bleached white, clay-coated kraft, white clay-coated newsback, uncoated newsback, and specialty grades. Feel free to order a sample to get a feel for our substrate options.
What are chipboard pads used for?
Chipboard pads are great for adding protection to products shipped on pallets, or adding strength to notebooks or envelopes.
Can I use chipboard in place of plywood?
It depends on the end-use. Chipboard pads can be made as thick as .400 pts. If you aren’t sure, just let us know and we can help you find the best product for your application.

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