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Klöckner Pentaplast: Blister design service

Klöckner Pentaplast’s next generation of Pentapharm BlisterPro integrated predictive modeling and prototyping for blister design includes new design and optimization services for pharmaceutical packaging, and illustrates the effects of tool geometry, film types, process conditions, and protective barrier properties on the final package.
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Klöckner: BPET films

Suitable for frozen food applications, as well as deep-draw, tray, and blister thermoformed applications, the Pentafood film product line from Klöckner Pentaplast now includes Pentafood BPET films which provide production efficiency for quality thermoforming, better cutting, and no brittleness, as well as lower thermoforming temperature for energy savings.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Light foamed medical packaging

Because current FDA medical-packaging regulations prohibit the use of post-consumer recycled (PCR) content, Klöckner Pentaplast’s Pentamed light foamed high-impact polystyrene (HIPS) films fill customers’ sustainability goals by providing material reduction as they reduce package weight while maintaining physical properties comparable to standard materials.
Klockner Pentaform SmartCycle film
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Klockner Pentaplast: PET films use 100% PCR content

The Pentaform SmartCycle film product line from Klockner Pentaplast has been extended to include Pentaform SmartCycle PET films consisting of 100% post-consumer-recycled (PCR) content.
Pentacard secure card film
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Klockner Pentaplast: Films for secure cards

The Pentacard® film product line has been extended to include Pentacard® color core stock films.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Ultra, ultra-high moisture-barrier film

Designed for pharmaceutical packaging, Klöckner Pentaplast’s Pentapharm® ACLAR® PA600/02 barrier films are a 2-layer (PVC/ACLAR®) laminated film that provides the highest moisture barrier available in the Pentapharm® ACLAR® product line.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Rigid thermoplastic starch (TPS) films for food, retail packaging

Pentafood® Biofilm™ and Pentaform® Biofilm™ from Klöckner Pentaplast in partnership with Plantic Technologies Limited are rigid thermoplastic starch (TPS) films for food and retail products that help packagers meet sustainability goals.
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Klockner Pentaplast: PETG roll-sleeve films

Pentalabel PETG roll-sleeve films for shrink-label packaging from Klöckner Pentaplast provide the high shelf impact of full-body shrink sleeves for high-volume applications.
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Klockner Pentaplast: PETG roll-sleeve films

Pentalabel PETG roll-sleeve films for shrink-label packaging from Klöckner Pentaplast provide high shelf impact of full-body shrink sleeves for high-volume applications.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: Barrier film

Klockner Pentaplast offers Pentapharm® ACLAR® S03 film product line, designed for pharmaceutical and neutraceutical products requiring moisture protection and enhanced performance.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Coated vinyl film

Klöckner Pentaplast offers its Pentaseal® heat-seal-coated vinyl films that provide a destructive seal with excellent package clarity properties for superior product visibility and pilfer-proof closure.
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Klockner Pentaplast: RF-sealable APET film

Klockner Pentaplast has extended its Pentaform film product line to include Pentaform TH-E771/00 APET film, a unique, high-clarity APET film specifically designed for RF-sealing.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Conductive styrenic alloy film

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Klockner Pentaplast: Static-control films

The Pentastat® product line of electrostatic discharge (ESD) packaging films has been extended to include Pentastat® WHMS-10 black conductive styrenic alloy film for difficult packaging applications of static-sensitive electronics.
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Klockner Pentaplast: High-yield PETG films

Klöckner Pentaplast offers its Pentaform® E778/85 5C/8900 high-yield PETG film for general-purpose thermoform. Film provides a 30% improvement in yield over standard PETG film available in the marketplace today, company says.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Shrink-label films

Klöckner has expanded its line of shrink-label films to include Pentaprint® OT M276/41 vinyl shrink-label film with a frosty matte surface for full-body, shrink-sleeve label applications.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: High-barrier film

Now available from Klöckner is the Pentapharm® ACLAR® 400/02 film product line, designed for pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products requiring outstanding moisture protection.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Clear vinyl film

The Pentaform® film product line has been extended to include Pentaform 282/21 vinyl film, which is now available from Klöckner Pentaplast. Pentaform 282/21 film is designed for demanding cosmetic packaging applications requiring high impact strength.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: Thin film

Klöckner Pentaplast offers a line of Barex® acrylonitrile copolymer thin film offering oxygen barrier, chemical resistance, flavor and fragrance retention, and excellent sealability.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Vinyl shrink sleeve films

Klöckner Pentaplast’s line of regular and high-shrink transverse-direction oriented films has been extended to include a new FDA-compliant and DMF-listed Pentapharm® M-576/41vinyl shrink sleeve film for pharmaceutical applications.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: Laminated films for pharma packs

The Pentapharm® ACLAR®-laminated film product line from Klöckner Pentaplast has been extended to include Pentapharm ACLAR G03. Film is a 3-layer laminated film with EVOH designed for products requiring medium to ultra-high moisture- and oxygen-barrier properties in pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and other blister packaging applications.
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Klockner Pentaplast: High-shrink film

The new high-shrink Pentaprint® M148/01 film from Klöckner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA) has 64% shrink properties and is engineered for products requiring uniform shrinkage control of full-body shrink sleeves for highly contoured bottles and containers.
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Klockner Pentaplast: High-impact shrink films

Klöckner Pentaplast of America’s (Gordonsville, VA) line of standard and high-shrink transverse-direction-oriented films for full-body sleeve labels and tamper-evident bands has been extended to include 2 new Pentaprint® vinyl films: Super high-impact Pentaprint M282/41 and high-shrink Pentaprint M148/01 films offer excellent gauge control, lay-flat properties, ink adhesion, and seaming ability, according to the company.
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Klockner Pentaplast: High-shrink films

The Pentaprint® line of standard and high-shrink transverse-direction oriented films for full-body sleeve labels from Klöckner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA) has been extended to include the new high-shrink Pentaprint® E749/50 AS7 PETG film.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: Corona-treated polyester film

Pentaclear® and Pentaprint® APET and PETG corona-treated films are now available from Klöckner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA). Films’ high surface tension properties allow improved wettability and ink and coating adhesion for print and folding carton applications.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Corona-treated vinyl film

Pentafood® FD-M180/14 corona-treated vinyl film is now available from Klöckner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA). Film’s high-surface-tension properties allow for superior laminar bond strength for laminated barrier films for food packaging applications, company says.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: Enhanced moisture barrier

Klöckner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA) has introduced Pentapharm® Aclar® S03 film, a PVC/Aclar/PVC lamination. Designed for pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products requiring high moisture protection.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Laminated blister film

Pentapharm® COC SD/03 from Klöckner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA) is a vinyl/COC/PVDC coated and laminated film designed for products requiring ultra-high moisture and oxygen barrier properties in pharmaceutical, nutraceutical, and other blister packaging applications.
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Klockner Pentaplast: APET films

Two new lines of high-slip APET films–Pentaprint® PR KPET/E32 and Pentaclear® BX KPET/E32 from Klöckner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA)–allow for increased productivity of both sheet- and roll-fed equipment, resulting in higher yields and therefore cost savings.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Shrink sleeve films

TDO shrink sleeve films from Klöckner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA) are suitable for full or partial body wrapping of bottles, cans, jars, and multipacks.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Barrier sheet

Klöckner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA) offers Pentapharm™ COC (cyclo olefin copolymer) coextruded films featuring high-moisture barrier properties for pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and other blister packaging applications.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Blister pack boosts sales

A thermoformed blister pack for Black & Decker’s Bullet High-Performance Drill Bits exceeded sales expectations for the ’99 holiday season. The two-piece, radio-frequency-sealed blister, launched in October ’99, especially pleased Black & Decker’s George German, who designed the package in concept.
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Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: Klockner Pentaplast: Medium-barrier film

Klockner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA) has introduced Pentapharm® ACLAR® 130/02 film. This medium-barrier film consists of AlliedSignal's (Morristown, NJ) 2-layer coextrusion of PE and ACLAR CX laminated to Klckner's vinyl.
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Klockner Pentaplast: In-line labeling film

Machine-direction-oriented (MDO) thin film for p-s labels in thicknesses from 2 to 4 mils is now manufactured in-line by Klockner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA).
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Klockner Pentaplast: Polyester films

Klockner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA) has introduced Pentastat static-dissipative polyester films for thermoformed packaging of electronic components.
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High-slip film and sheet

PETG 31 is a new high-slip polyester film and sheet from Klockner Pentaplast (Gordonville, VA) with an internal denesting additive that provides easy, silicone-free removal from molds and separation of thermoformed parts.
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PVC reclaim system

Klockner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA) has introduced a system for reclamation of PVC trim and lidstock. Under the Optima(TM) system, Klockner will buy back edge trim from pharmaceutical customers who purchase both Pentapharm® blister packaging films and Optilid(TM) push-through vinyl lidstock.
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PVC reclaim system

Klockner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA) has introduced a system for reclamation of PVC trim and lidstock. Under the Optima(TM) system, Klockner will buy back edge trim from pharmaceutical customers who purchase both Pentapharm® blister packaging films and Optilid(TM) push-through vinyl lidstock.
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PVC reclaim system

Klockner Pentaplast of America (Gordonsville, VA) has introduced a system for reclamation of PVC trim and lidstock. Under the Optima(TM) system, Klockner will buy back edge trim from pharmaceutical customers who purchase both Pentapharm® blister packaging films and Optilid(TM) push-through vinyl lidstock.
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Static controlled rigid films

A washable static coating made of polyaniline is now available on Klockner Pentaplast's (Gordonsville, VA) polyester, co-polyester and vinyl Pentastat® rigid films used to make thermoformed packages for printed circuit boards and other static-sensitive products.
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Oxygen barrier plastic

Klockner Pentaplast (Gordonsville, VA) offers a version of calendered Barex® film from BP Chemicals with high oxygen barrier properties. Applications include food, medical device and chemically resistant packages.
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Static-dissipative film

Klockner Pentaplast's (Gordonsville, VA) new Pentastat(TM) SC 660/05C is a clear, rigid, static-dissipative vinyl film for clamshell packaging of electronic products, offering more consistent electro-static (ESD) properties than the Pentastat SC 660/05 it will replace.
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Static-dissipative film

Klockner Pentaplast's (Gordons-ville, VA) new Pentastat(TM) SC 660/05C is a clear, rigid, static-dissipative vinyl film for clamshell packaging of electronic products, offering more consistent electro-static (ESD) properties than the Pentastat SC 660/05 it will replace.
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Rigid vinyl film

Previously available from Klockner Pentaplast (Gordonville, VA) as a three-layer adhesive lamination of vinyl/PE/ACLAR®, Pentapharm® ACLAR rigid vinyl film is now available with or without a PE layer.