Technical Services & Development
Customer-focused innovation backed by 30 years of technical expertise
Material analysis & testing for a scientific understanding, fundamental to optimizing your materials or formulating new ones.
Identify resins & structural composition to understand material properties and performance.
Characteristics that affect machining & durability, including hot tack, COF, tensile strength, puncture resistance & more.
Visibility & appearance of your materials, including clarity, gloss, opacity & haze.
Optimize OTR & WVTR permeability for your product and target shelf life.
Integrated extrusion capabilities allows us the flexibility to produce the optimized films defined through our lab analyses.
7 & 9-layer coextruded films including transparent & white films.
Reduce packaging waste with optimized thicknesses for all the performance, without all the material.
Includes our ENVi store drop-off recyclable program, customizable for your requirements.
High barrier sealant films for maximum oxygen & moisture protection, including EVOH co-ex, nylon, ALOXPET & more
Films to add function, from easy peel sealants & straight tearing to non-slip & puncture resistance.
Oxygen scavenging films to further extend product shelf life.
Applied Engineering Support & Field Services
Our Applied Engineering Group leverages decades of experience with films on various packaging lines to advise you through your challenges.
Phone & email consultations:
Film or machine-related technical support
Troubleshooting challenges related to:
Film or laminate
Root cause analyses of supply chain or point of sale package failures
Consulting on packaging needs, methods, machine & manufacture information
Participation in FAT (Factory Acceptance Testing)
On-site diagnostics for film or machine-related challenges
Fine-tune settings to optimize film performance on your machines
Packaging & machine training for your operators to ensure continued performance after our team leaves your facility
On-site support & field services are available with customized solutions for applications like HPP & retort, as well as our innovations like DTR, ENVi & more.
Fully equipped to convert your optimized films into customized brand solutions.
Solvent & non-solvent based laminations to offer combined performance of materials, including foil, VMPET & more.
Surface or reverse 10-color flexographic & rotogravure printing.
Visit our Printing & Design page for details.
Pouch & Bag Converting
Premade pouches available in stand-up, side gusset & flat pouch formats.
See Pouches & Bags for details.
Validating performance under real world conditions for all your end users, from machine operators to retailers & consumers.
Testing under various environmental conditions to verify product shelf life.
Seal & Bonding Strength
Ensuring your package performs under pressure without bursting or leaking, whether in an HPP chamber or squeezed by end users.
Specialized equipment to verify peelability at various angles & different end-user strengths.
Responsiveness in heat applications, from shrink bags to hot fill films.
Ensure reliable, leak-free performance under extreme heat & pressure conditions.
Specialized equipment simulates your machine conditions, so we can advise you of optimal machine settings or diagnose performance challenges.