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How are popscicle sticks made?

PostPosted: 20 Feb 2007, 08:07
by Guest
I would like to know how a popscicle stick is made and all the materials used to make them.

How popsicle sticks are made

PostPosted: 30 Mar 2007, 15:15
by guest
Usually of birch wood. Thin ribbons of wood are cut with a blade then dies shaped like the sticks punch them out.
In the west it is hightly automated and fast, in the far east it is very manual. But China has a lot of birch trees so they supply most of the world.

popsicle sticks

PostPosted: 20 Feb 2009, 15:06
by guest
I had the same question! How cool is that? 8)

popsicle sticks

PostPosted: 27 May 2010, 18:34
by popsicle eater :)
I had the same question too! That is how I ended up here:) The pursuit of knowledge.... :)