From Honeywell Specialty Films comes new OxyShield® Plus, a mid-level
oxygen-barrier nylon/EVOH/nylon biaxially oriented film that offers
good resistance to solvents, oils, and greases, as well as good
transparency and gloss, easy printing and lamination, and resistance to
Klöckner Pentaplast’s Pentamed® film product line has been extended to include ACLAR® PA 300/12, PA 200/12, and PA 190/12 rigid barrier films for medical device components that are combined with moisture-sensitive pharmaceuticals.
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.
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.
Honeywell’s (Morris Township, NJ) NyLid™ nylon film for lidding is suitable for cold-fill, hot-fill, or aseptic packaging. It’s said to resist tear propagation so that it peels cleanly from a tray’s flange without tearing down the middle.
Aegis™ OX polymerized nanocomposite, oxygen-scavenging barrier nylon resin from Honeywell (Morristown, NJ) is specially formulated for high oxygen and carbon dioxide barrier performance, even in high humidity.
AlliedSignal (Morristown, NJ) has introduced Aclar® CX(TM), a fluoropolymer film for health care packaging applications. The film comes in thicknesses from 0.6 to 3 mils and is suitable for blister packaging, pouches, shallow trays or lidding 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.