Press Release Summary:
Series 2100 rollstock consists of polyester/foil/polyester/polyethylene sealant and provides moisture, light, and oxygen barrier in demanding product situations. Foil-based material between polyester layers offers first defense against oxygen, while polyethylene sealant layer works in tandem with structure's density to protect adhesive system from delaminating when it comes in contact with aggressive products.
Original Press Release:
Flexicon's 2100 Rollstock Offers Solution for Hard-to-Hold, Barrier Applications
Cary, Ill. (September 17, 2003)-Flexicon Corp.'s new 2100 rollstock has been developed to address hard-to-hold applications and/or those which also require excellent barrier properties.
The high-performance structure-polyester/foil/polyester/polyethylene sealant- provides excellent moisture, light and oxygen barrier in demanding product situations.
The material can be used as a primary package for challenging applications, such as iodine, baby or hand wipes, and other aggressive products. It is also ideal as a secondary form-fill-seal overwrap or for preformed pouches for products which require oxygen, moisture or light protection, such as liquid pharmaceuticals, creams, medical devices, etc.
The foil-based material, sandwiched in between polyester layers, offers an excellent "first defense" against oxygen. The polyethylene sealant layer works in tandem with the structure's density to protects the adhesive system from delaminating when it
comes in contact with aggressive products.
Flexicon is known for its ability to create unique, custom-engineered structures, including adhesive laminations, heat-seal coated rollstock, flexographic printing and preformed, standup and three-side sealed pouches.
Founded in 1976, Flexicon's mission is to remain the leader in developing and producing the most technologically advanced flexible packaging materials available. The company is headquartered in Cary, III. and operates a 65,000 sq. ft. facility with two solvent laminators, one solvent-less laminator, one flexographic press, six slitters and various pouching units.
The company is the premier manufacturer of high-performance, flexible packaging materials to the pharmaceutical, medical, healthcare, chemical, food and industrial markets. For additional information: www.flexiconinc.net.
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