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Article | October 31, 1997
DuPont Packaging: High-performance ionomer
For use in blown and cast film applications, Surlyn® 2601 by DuPont (Wilmington, DE) is a high-performance version of ionomer workhorse grade Surlyn 1601.
Compared to the previous grade Surlyn 2601 offers a lower heat-seal initiation temperature higher hot tack greater melt strength and higher stiffness and gloss. Can be used as a sealant for meat and other food packaging a monolayer film for vacuum skin packaging or as a component in medical forming webs.
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