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Profol Award Winning CPPeel® Polypropylene-based Peelable Lidding Helps Lower Carbon Footprint of Packaging Material
Optics & Photonics

Profol Award Winning CPPeel® Polypropylene-based Peelable Lidding Helps Lower Carbon Footprint of Packaging Material

On behalf of Profol GmbH, ClimatePartner has conducted a cradle-to-customer CO2 comparative calculation of Profol polypropylene-based peelable lidding and traditional aluminum foil peelable lidding. Current dairy product cups, such as yogurt or cream cheese, are typically made of polypropylene. The peelable lidding generally used on these cups is aluminum foil. Profol has developed a...

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New Stand-up and Pillow Pouch Offers Improved Sustainability and Recyclability
Packaging Products & Equipment

New Stand-up and Pillow Pouch Offers Improved Sustainability and Recyclability

Mono-material pouch developed to match the performance of PET/PE laminate in terms of drop test, puncture resistance and moisture barrier. Pouch consists of a reverse printed BOPP film and a pressure sensitive adhesive-coated cast polypropylene film. Recycle-ready coextruded polypropylene pouch offers operational efficiency, low haze and directional tear advantages versus a polyethylene pouch.

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Profol Wins German Sustainability Award 2020
Optics & Photonics

Profol Wins German Sustainability Award 2020

Nuremberg / Halfing, Germany – Profol GmbH, a leading manufacturer of cast polypropylene (CPP) films, was named the winner of the German Sustainability Award at a gala event that took place in Dusseldorf, Germany on November 22, 2019, for its CPPeel® lidding solutions. Profol was selected from the top three companies in the Special Prize Packaging category. Politicians, retailers and consumers...

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Profol Award Winning CPPeel® Polypropylene-based Peelable Lidding Helps Lower Carbon Footprint of Packaging Material
Optics & Photonics

Profol Award Winning CPPeel® Polypropylene-based Peelable Lidding Helps Lower Carbon Footprint of Packaging Material

On behalf of Profol GmbH, ClimatePartner has conducted a cradle-to-customer CO2 comparative calculation of Profol polypropylene-based peelable lidding and traditional aluminum foil peelable lidding. Current dairy product cups, such as yogurt or cream cheese, are typically made of polypropylene. The peelable lidding generally used on these cups is aluminum foil. Profol has developed a...

Read More »
New Stand-up and Pillow Pouch Offers Improved Sustainability and Recyclability
Packaging Products & Equipment

New Stand-up and Pillow Pouch Offers Improved Sustainability and Recyclability

Mono-material pouch developed to match the performance of PET/PE laminate in terms of drop test, puncture resistance and moisture barrier. Pouch consists of a reverse printed BOPP film and a pressure sensitive adhesive-coated cast polypropylene film. Recycle-ready coextruded polypropylene pouch offers operational efficiency, low haze and directional tear advantages versus a polyethylene pouch.

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Profol Americas Site Attains Safe Quality Food (SQF) Certification for The Manufacture of Food Packaging

Cedar Rapids, Iowa (July 2019) – Profol, a global leader in cast film and sheet, announces that its Cedar Rapids, Iowa, facility has been certified and is registered as meeting the requirements of the Safe Quality Food (SQF) code edition 8.0 for manufacture of food packaging. The team at Profol Americas began the certification process in September 2018, and certification was received July 15,...

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Profol Wins German Sustainability Award 2020
Optics & Photonics

Profol Wins German Sustainability Award 2020

Nuremberg / Halfing, Germany – Profol GmbH, a leading manufacturer of cast polypropylene (CPP) films, was named the winner of the German Sustainability Award at a gala event that took place in Dusseldorf, Germany on November 22, 2019, for its CPPeel® lidding solutions. Profol was selected from the top three companies in the Special Prize Packaging category. Politicians, retailers and consumers...

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