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Article | October 31, 2004
PBM Plastics: Thermoformed plastic
PBM Plastics has developed Ultraware™, an ultra-thin, ultra-heat-resistant thermoformed plastic suitable for a wide range of applications in food, medical, and laboratory packaging.
Ultraware incorporates the co.’s Melt-Phase™ forming process which is said to combine the key advantages of thermoforming and blow molding. As a result the plastic is suitable for applications and unique shapes traditionally addressed via glass metal and thermoset resins. Features include high heat and chemical resistance flame retardance good dimensional stability and transparency and compliance with FDA regulations.
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