Wayne, Pa. (April 13, 2017) — The latest in flexible packaging materials for pharmaceutical applications and an extensive line of closure liners for a wide variety of products will be featured by Tekni-Plex companies at Interpack, May  4-10, Dusseldorf, Germany, Hall 7, level 1 / C25.

Tekni-Films will be discussing its Flexapharm® super-barrier coated (SBC) thermoformable, polyvinylidene chloride (PVdC) blister film line which offers ultra-high moisture and oxygen barrier and economic attributes for pharmaceutical applications.  Flexapharm® SBC is an alternative to cold formed foil or PCTFE based blisters for a wide range of tablets and capsules. It is created by applying a PVdC barrier coating to a film structure typically made from layers of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and/or polyethylene. Multiple layers can be applied depending on the desired barrier attributes of the specific application. The technology offers a greater degree of customization and flexibility compared to laminated structures.

Tri-Vin wine liners by Tri-Seal

Tri-Vin wine liners by Tri-Seal

Tri-Seal, a leading global manufacturer of closure liners and seals for glass, metal and plastic containers, will be showing its Tri-Vin™ laminated aluminum foil/foam barrier liners for roll-on pilfer proof (ROPP) wine closures. Tri-Vin™ liners deliver performance attributes that support wine aging and drinkability.

Tri-Seal also will be showing its F-217 coextruded closure-liners suitable for a wide variety of container material types and products. F-217 is available in multiple thicknesses and densities to enhance sealing performance and torque retention. It is used by major brand owners to provide product leak resistance during e-commerce distribution. F-217 is manufactured in three global regions (North America, Europe and Southeast Asia) in compliance with Tekni-Plex’s Drug Master File submissions to the Food & Drug Administration. Additionally, the company’s extensive expanded polyethylene foam liner line will be highlighted.

About Tekni-Films

Tekni-Films is a supplier of thermoformable blister barrier films, flexible films, lidding foils and pouch materials for pharmaceutical, medical, diagnostic health and personal care products. With decades of material science, engineering and processing experience, Tekni-Films provides global companies with packaging solutions that protect their brands. For more information visit www.tekni-plex.com/tekni-films.

About Tri-Seal

Tri-Seal is a leading global manufacturer of closure liners and seals for glass, metal and plastic containers. The business develops innovative solutions for a broad range of product applications including pharmaceutical, nutraceuticals, personal care, food/beverage and household/industrial. Tri-Seal’s global manufacturing footprint in North America, Europe and Southeast Asia enables it to support brand owner needs around the world. www.tekni-plex.com/tri-seal.

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, Pa. and operates 29 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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