TopCast™ 18L is a non-oriented coextruded polypropylene film produced by a flat die, chill roll process, laminated to PET or PVOH coated PET film for high barrier and high mechanical properties for use on lidding and VFFS machines.
TopCast™ 18L is engineered for preserving the quality and freshness of food products either in modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) or in vacuum packs.
TopCast™ 18L features optimal sealing to Polypropylene and Polyethylene trays.
Features and Benefits:
Good strength and puncture resistance – TopCast™ 18L 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™ 18L’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™ 18L features crystal clear transparency, letting fora clear view of the tray content.
Compliance – TopCast™ 18L is made of materials suitable for food contact in accordance to FDA and/or EEC regulations.
Printability – TopCast™ 18L is offered transparent, opaque, tinted and printed.
Typical applications –
- Ready-made meals
- Dry products
- Frozen meats
- Dairy products