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Applications Overview

From off-the-shelf film products to complex custom solutions.

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The applications for Profol films are broad and diverse. We pride ourselves on developing custom cast polyolefin films that solve unique customer challenges.

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Cast polyolefin film is economical, flexible and fatigue-resistant, with chemical properties that make it an excellent choice for a wide range of consumer and industrial applications. If you are considering blown film, PVC, polyolefin film or other types of plastic films such as PET or polyamide, please talk to us first. We are often able to provide custom solutions that help companies manufacture more functional products that have a higher value.

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Advantages of cast polyolefins over other plastics.
Cast polyolefin films are versatile materials that are suitable for many different applications. They have several advantages over PVC, PET, polystyrene, polyamide and other polymers.

  • Lower density and higher yield versus most non-polyolefin films
  • An excellent heat seal layer for retort or steam sterilization applications and other flexible packaging multi-layer laminations
  • Environmentally advantaged
  • PVC free
  • Excellent optics
  • Excellent moisture barrier
  • Good grease and oil barrier
  • Excellent resistance to corrosive chemicals
  • Provides a soft hand without the use of plasticizers
  • Excellent toughness and abrasion resistance
  • Can be thermally or ultrasonically sealed
  • Available in a variety of colors and embossed patterns
  • Natural hinge functionality