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Article | November 27, 2010
Toray Plastics (America): Bio-based sealant films
Ecodear® advanced compostable bio-based films from Toray Plastics are clear and metallized heat-sealable films made with renewable resources. See it at PACK EXPO Booth #2935.
Manufactured with polylactic acid (PLA) resin, the new, thin bi-axially-oriented Ecodear films deliver good moisture and oxygen barrier protection and a clear film for use as an inner seal layer or a printweb. Films meet ASTM D6400 standard specifications for compostable plastics. Food packaging applications include frozen foods, snacks, cookies, cereal and nutrition bars, and confectionery items. Packaging for nonfood items includes personal care items, fashion accessories, promotional items, toys, office supplies, and other retail goods.
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