The usual combination of films for this application (lidding
for vacuum or injection molded container lids) is polyester
film gauge 12µ, laminated over printed 12µ or 36µ or 50µ
polyester (which may be metallised, clear or white) on the
top side and heatseal coated on the bottom side.
The heatseal used is “universal” in that it will seal to all
common containers – polystyrene, pvc, polypropylene,
polyethylene, abs and others. However, testing is advisable.
When supplied as pre-cut lids the film is “needle” or “pin”
embossed to allow separation during dispensing
when supplied as reels, this is not necessary.
Supplied as reels, this is not necessary.
Only certain tools can punch polyester so sizes and shapes
are at present subject to enquiry.
Variations are subject to enquiry and procurement of raw
Width, OD, Core type and size, are per clients requirements
General Product Information
This is a general guide only. Specifics are subject to enquiry
TISSUE/PAPER ETC LAMINATES
Standard sizes in use: 57, 70, 76mm (spiral wound cardboard)
Other materials (eg steel, pvc, aluminium) can be obtained.
These materials and other sizes are subject to enquiry
Unless otherwise agreed, a 10% tolerance will apply.
General Materials Specification and Certification
This is to certify that all products manufactured by this
company, and all materials used in that manufacture are
suitable for the use agreed.
This covers food and pharmaceutical applications.
Where direct contact with food and pharmaceuticals is intended,
the relative portion of the packaging material is
approved for the intended use by one or more of the
recognised bodies. eg. the FDA.
A certificate specific to an individual client’s products with
references and clearance of specific components are
available on request.
We further certify that all materials used are virgin and not recycled.
Our Printing Ability
We can print up to 9 colours on foil between 12 and 100µ,
polyester film from 12µ, other films from 30µ, and almost
any packaging laminate.
Reverse printing (“buried” or “sandwiched”) is a specialty
we can print two colours on the bottom side of a web, in
register with the top side.
Our print quality is outstanding and among the best
available in flexible packaging.
We can print up to three colours in gravure (more, subject