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Tekni-Plex Exhibits the Latest in High-Performance Film Structures, Closure Liners for Pharma, Medical Device Packaging at Pack Expo

Press release date: Oct 26, 2016

Wayne, Pa. (October 26, 2016) - Tekni-Plex will be exhibiting the latest film and closure liner offerings for pharmaceutical and medical device packaging at Pack Expo, Chicago, November 6-9, Booth W-880.

Its Tekni-Films business unit will be discussing its copolyester film series with grades that provide a cost effective alternative to PETG for thermoformed medical tray packaging. The company also offers a laminated alternative to PVC for thermoformed pharmaceutical blister applications.

Tekni-Films will also be displaying its super-high barrier PVDC coating and a wide variety of other multilayer packaging structures which deliver the stringent oxygen and water vapor barrier properties necessary to protect pharmaceutical and medical device products.

The company’s Tri-Seal closure liners business unit will be featuring its EdgePull™ tamper-evident induction seals which feature low peel force to remove. Available globally, EdgePull has been developed to provide food, beverage, pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, health and beauty aids and personal care products with protection and easy-opening functionality advantages.

Tri-Seal also will be discussing its dynamic new high temperature wax technology which delivers enhanced closure liner performance for packages stored or sold in warmer global climates. The company will also be promoting its HS 8501 and HS 8502 liners which provide superior resistance for aggressive agricultural or household chemicals, packaged in PET and HDPE containers, respectively.

With manufacturing locations across the globe, Tekni-Plex is ideally positioned to meet the business continuity needs of pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers regardless of their location.

About Tekni-Plex, Inc.

Tekni-Plex is a globally-integrated company focused on developing and manufacturing innovative packaging materials, medical compounds and precision-crafted tubing solutions for some of the most well-known names in the pharmaceutical, medical, food and beverage, consumer and specialty-product markets. Tekni-Plex is headquartered in Wayne, Pa. and operates 29 manufacturing sites across eight countries worldwide to meet the needs of its global customers. For more information visit www.tekni-plex.com.

Media Contacts:

Peter Gavigan
Tekni-Plex 
+1 (908) 720-5391
Peter.Gavigan@tekni-plex.com
 


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