Press Release Summary:
Manufactured for high-sterility applications, PFL-400 co-polymer/solid foil laminate features 4-layer construction with additive-free barefoot polyethylene inner layer, slip agents, and anti-blocks. It may be used in direct contact with products or as over wrap and may be heat-sealed. Available as rolled goods or in finished bag form, 4.0 mil thick material is formulated for low moisture vapor transmission rate and high-level contamination control properties.
Original Press Release:
Foil Barrier Laminate Percision Products Clean and Dry
(Manufactured for high sterility and clean room quality applications)
PFL-400 is a new co-polymer/solid foil laminate (four layer construction) with a barefoot polyethylene inner layer free of additives, slip agents, and anti-blocks. Richmond Technology engineers developed PFL-400 for a low moisture vapor transmission rate (MVTR) and high-level contamination control properties
PFL-400 is being introduced and recommended by Richmond Technology for applications such as: disc media, bare wafer, non-static sensitive products, vacuum packaging and nitrogen flush situations. It may be used in direct contact with products or as an over wrap. The product is typically 4.0 mils in thickness, available as rolled goods or in finished bag form. It may be heat-sealed.
An ITW Richmond Technology spokesperson, Gary Heitzmann, commented in a recent interview, "We developed a proprietary processing technique for this product to deliver consistently reliable performance in a wide variety of critical applications. It has exceeded all customer application and budgetary parameters presented to date."
Richmond Technology, an Illinois Tool Works Company, has been a leading manufacturer of specialized flexible and protective packaging for over 50 years. Richmond ranks as a worldwide leader in the production of engineered moisture barrier films, laminates and clean room packaging materials. Research development, prototyping, evaluation, manufacturing and testing - are all done under one roof. Custom engineered solutions extend throughout extrusion, lamination and conversion to bags
Contact for further information:
ITW Richmond Technology
9505 Bamboo Road
Houston, TX 77041
Tel (713) 996-4260