TopCast 18™ is a non-oriented coextruded polypropylene film produced by a flat die, chill roll process. It is designed for use as an easy peel sealing layer (top web) of a laminate lidding film.
TopCast 18™ helps preserving the quality and freshness of food products either in modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) or in vacuum packs.
TopCast 18™ is engineered for optimal sealing of Polypropylene and Polyethylene treys.
Features and Benefits:
Good strength and puncture resistance – TopCast™ 18 features top of the line strength, high impact & puncture resistance and high smoothness, making it ideal as a sealing layer for lidding laminate films for a wide verity of tray base-materials.
Superior performance – TopCast™ 18’s good grease and oil resistance enables use of the lidding laminate films based on it in very challenging lidding applications packing a very large variety of substances.
Optical Clarity – based on a special Polypropylene grade, TopCast™ 18 features crystal clear transparency, letting fora clear view of the tray content.
Compliance – TopCast™ 18 is made of materials suitable for food contact in accordance to FDA and/or EEC regulations.
Printability – TopCast™ 18 is offered transparent, opaque, tinted and printed.
Typical applications –
- Ready-made meals
- Dry products and powders
- Frozen meats
- Dairy products