Tekni-Plex business units will be exhibiting latest films, closure liners for medical device, pharma applications at CPHI InnoPack

October 05, 17

Wayne, Pa. (October 5, 2017) — The latest in films and closure liners for medical device and pharmaceutical applications will be featured by Tekni-Plex business units at CPHI InnoPack, October 24-26, Frankfurt, Germany, stand 42H70.

Tekni-Films surgical tray

Tekni-Films surgical tray

The company’s Tekni-Films business unit will be highlighting its Flexapharm® ultra high-barrier PVDC SBC coating, which offers multiple barrier and economic attributes for pharmaceutical applications, as well as its Aclar® laminates.

Tekni-Films will also be featuring TekniMD™ PX films, a proprietary high-performance, thermoformable copolyester film alternative to PETG for medical device packaging. PX films are available in a monolayer film (PX), most suited for form, fill, and seal applications and a mono film with superior denesting characteristics (PX MED), where PETG with silicone coating is typically specified.

The Tri-Seal business unit, which manufactures a broad range of closure liners in a variety of materials ranging from a one-piece induction seal to nine-layer coextrusions and laminations, will be exhibiting its portfolio of foamed materials and induction heat seal structures. This includes the Tri-Seal F-217 product line which is European Pharmacopeia compliant and has a Drug Master File.

Additionally, the company will be featuring low-density, monolayer expanded polyethylene materials, as well as ones laminated to a wide range of films for additional oxygen, water vapor and chemical barriers. Induction seals will also be on display, including two-piece structures with paperboard or foam backing, and with or without wax, as well as value-added one-piece Edge Pull and Luxe Seal options.

About Tekni-Plex, Inc.

Celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2017, Tekni-Plex is a globally-integrated company focused on developing and manufacturing innovative packaging materials, medical compounds and precision-crafted medical tubing solutions for some of the most well-known names in the medical, pharmaceutical, personal care, household and industrial, and food and beverage industries. Tekni-Plex is headquartered in Wayne, Pennsylvania and operates manufacturing sites across eight countries worldwide to meet the needs of its global customers.  For more information visit www.tekni-plex.com.

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