Product News: Materials & Material Processing
PVdC-Free Barrier Film keeps moisture and oxygen away from food.
Press Release Summary:
May 29, 2014 - Run on HFFS and VFFS equipment, TorayfanÂ® CBS2 clear and heat-sealable BOPP film enables consumer packaged goods companies and converters to create transparent PVdC-free laminations that provide barrier against oxygen and moisture to help keep foods fresh, flavorful, and aromatic. Barrier properties are achieved via proprietary resin technology and non-PVdC barrier layer. Offered in 70 and 80 gauge, film can also be used as unsupported web for flexographic and rotogravure surface printing.
Original Press Release
Toray Plastics (America) Presents Environment-Friendly PVdC-Free Torayfan® Cbs2 Clear High-Barrier Bopp Film
Press release date: May 19, 2014
CBS2 film’s excellent barrier properties are achieved by means of Toray’s resin technology and a proprietary non-PVdC barrier layer. The non-barrier side of CBS2 film is designed for heat sealability. CBS2 film also provides superior oil and puncture resistance and excellent stiffness, which further improve the consumer’s brand experience. The film runs on HFFS and VFFS equipment.
“PVdC is not acceptable to today’s end users who want a clear barrier film that is environment-friendly,” says Kerri Boyens, Product Manager, Torayfan Division. “PVdC-free CBS2 film is an innovative solution that offers excellent barrier functionality without PVdC’s environmental issues.”
For more information about new Torayfan CBS2 clear high-barrier BOPP film, contact Kerri Boyens, Product Manager, Torayfan Division, at email@example.com or 401-667-2005.
Toray Plastics (America), Inc., is a leading manufacturer of polyester, polypropylene, bio-based, and metallized films for flexible and rigid packaging, lidding, graphic, industrial, optical, and electronic applications. The company is a subsidiary of Toray Industries, Inc., the world leader in synthetic fibers and textiles, carbon fibers, plastics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and high-performance films, which has annual sales exceeding US$19 billion.
Toray Plastics (America), Inc. is located at 50 Belver Avenue, North Kingstown, RI 02852-7500; telephone 401-294-4511, fax 401-294-3410, www.toraytpa.com.