barrier plastic

barrier plastic

[′bar·ē·ər ‚plas·tik]
(materials)
A polymer that is impermeable to gases and can be fabricated into an object such as a container that will not permit aromas or other gases to pass through it in either direction.
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The high barrier plastic bottles are used to package a wide array of beverages such as soy, dairy and juice.
Use this report to: - Review important background information on barrier packaging and the materials used to produce such packaging - Learn about important facets of the barrier plastic packaging industry - Receive information on the environmental, regulatory and public policy issues - Identify packaging markets by barrier resin type Highlights - The U.
Conventional multilayer barrier plastics have successive layers of barrier plastic films to enhance the impermeability to air and moisture but they have not achieved higher barrier properties.
What is described as the world's first pasteurizeable barrier plastic beer bottle is due to be unveiled late this year in China.
BARRIER PLASTIC FOOD PACKAGING MARKET VOLUMES BY APPLICATION, THROUGH 2012 (MILLION LBS.
In the Americas, in addition to the Labels business, Alcan Packaging is the leading supplier of single and multi-layer, plain and printed, high- barrier plastic films, laminations, pouches, bags, lidstock and thermoformed trays to food, beverage, meat and dairy markets.
Good times are ahead for the pre-cooked meals and healthy snacks markets, so Gallina Blanca has joined the trend of packaging with on-the-go caldos packed in rigid barrier plastic containers.
The FDA approval is a major step forward in Constar's commitment to providing the marketplace with superior oxygen scavenging technologies for use in high barrier plastic packaging.
RPC Bebo Nederland has introduced a new size to extend it leading range of high barrier plastic cups for the processed fruit industry.
Ten years ago, the rush was on to make barrier plastic containers to replace steel and glass.
Our ability to produce barrier plastic trays rounds out our offering across the processed foods category.
It has global leadership positions in high value-added specialty collapsible tube packaging (health & beauty), aluminum aerosol cans, luxury plastic containers (cosmetics & perfumes) and flexible packaging, barrier plastic bottles, capsules and overcapping (food).