Press Release Summary:
ClearForm(TM) copolymer blend exhibits clarity for thermoform/fill/seal applications in medical and frozen food markets. Offered as alternative to bottom webs such as EVA/Surlyn/EVA, nylon coextruded films, and other PE-based polymeric blends, product is suitable for EtO and gamma sterilization. When coupled with AllegroÂ® peelable top webs, total package offers machine-friendly forming and sealing characteristics and smooth, peelable, tamper-evident seal.
Original Press Release:
Rollprint Introduces ClearForm(TM) Low-Cost, High-Performance Formable Bottom Web
Addison, IL-(September 26, 2005)-Rollprint Packaging Products, Inc. introduces ClearFormTM thermoformable bottom web-a new, economical option for thermoform/fill/seal applications in both medical and frozen food end-use markets.
ClearFormTM is a proprietary copolymer blend which offers oustanding toughness and exceptional clarity, along with an unusually wide thermoforming processing window. As an alternative to traditional bottom webs such as EVA/Surlyn/EVA, nylon coextruded films, and other PE-based polymeric blends, it provides these critical performance benefits at reduced cost.
When coupled with Rollprint's Allegro® line of peelable top webs, the total package offers machine-friendly forming and sealing characteristics, excellent end-use durability and a smooth, peelable, tamper evident seal that is second to none. Also appropriate for use with coated Tyvek or paper, ClearFormTM is suitable for both EtO and gamma sterilization.
ClearFormTM is the first product to be launched by Alliantz Flexible Packaging (Pte.), the newly-formed joint venture between Rollprint Packaging and Acme Packaging of Singapore. Ideal applications include sterile medical packaging (drapes, surgical gloves, medical devices, etc.) and frozen food products (poultry, meat, seafood, vegetables, baked goods, etc.).
With manufacturing facilities near Chicago, IL and Hartford, CT, Rollprint Packaging Products, Inc. is a worldwide supplier of packaging materials. The company offers a complete range of flexible, heat-sealable materials incorporating resins, films, foils, Tyvek® and paper. Structures can be designed to accommodate any sterilization method. Available in rollstock, pouches and die-cut lids, Rollprint materials can meet the needs of most peelable, chemical resistant, formable and barrier applications.
Rollprint is respected throughout the packaging industry for its heat-sealable, peelable rollstock and pouch technology, as well as its ClearFoil® ultra-high barrier transparent laminates, Allegro® peelable sealants and FlexForm(TM) forming webs. Rollprint has supplied flexible packaging materials into healthcare, industrial and food end-use applications for more than 50 years. Additional information can be obtained at www.rollprint.com.
Director-Sales & Marketing
Rollprint Packaging Products, Inc.
320 S. Stewart Ave.
Addison, IL 60101
Phone: (508) 520-9784
Fax: (508) 520-9785