Consumables-Substrates - Film

Innovia Launches Recyclable Line of BOPP Films
June 4, 2020 at 10:05 am

Innovia Films' new family of recyclable BOPP films, Encore, is manufactured from non-food based raw materials and are similar to fossil-based BOPP films. The first two grades of Encore film to be launched will be a low-temperature pressure film for packaging and one for pressure-sensitive labeling applications.

UPM Raflatac Launches Industry's First Wood-Based Polyethylene Label Film
May 26, 2020 at 9:20 am

UPM Raflatac has announced the launch of UPM Raflatac Forest Film PE, a film label made from wood-based materials. The new label material has been launched in an effort to decrease the use of fossil-based virgin raw materials in home and personal care labeling applications.

Toppan Printing Develops All-PET Laminate Monomaterial Packaging
July 9, 2019 at 11:18 am

Toppan Printing has developed all-PET (polyethylene terephthalate) laminate monomaterial flexible packaging for individual packages. The combination of PET-based GL FILM with PET sealant enables a more readily recyclable alternative to conventional individual packaging composed of multiple materials, often including aluminum.

Nobelus Launches New High-End Textured Linen Film
April 29, 2019 at 5:48 pm

In response to customer requests for a high-end textured product for the label market, Nobelus has launched the new LavishLinen Virgin OverLaminate. The new film will be on display at LuxePack New York on May 15 and 16.

Mactac Expands LAS Laser Label Product Portfolio
November 27, 2018 at 10:03 am

The Mactac Performance Adhesives Group has announced the expansion of its LAS laser products. Featuring strong layflat characteristics and compatibility with multiple adhesives and printing processes, LAS products are often used in industrial labeling applications.

Mactac Bundles its Cold Temperature Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives
October 8, 2018 at 5:31 pm

Mactac announced it is now offering its cold temperature label solutions as a bundled offering, featuring four of Mactac’s cold temperature pressure-sensitive adhesives, covering the gamut of customers’ cold temperature label application needs.