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Article | January 31, 2001
Huhtamaki: Transparent pouches
Transparent, sterilizable pouches from Huhtamaki Van Leer (Ronsberg, Germany) are said to provide oxygen barriers greater than 1 cm3/m2/d/bar, regardless of the atmospheric humidity level.
Consists of PET as the printing substrate OPA film with a vacuum-deposited layer of silicon oxide as the barrier layer and PP as the sealing agent. Allows metal detection facilities to be used on packaging lines. Especially suited for food products.
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