EcoLamPlus

The second of three barrier degrees in the EcoLam family with great oxygen and water vapor barrier properties.

Application areas

EcoLamPlus has the second highest water vapor and oxygen barrier and can be used for many products. For detailed information regarding the application areas of EcoLamPlus please drop us a line.

Filling processes

Hot fill

Cold fill

Ambient fill

Aseptic

Heat pasteurisation

Beverages

Liquid beverages

 

Dairy

Milk products

Cheese

Ice cream & frozen yogurt

Butter wrap

HPC

Detergent

Liquid soap

Food

Confectionery

Snacks

 

Top 3 reasons on why

you should use EcoLamPlus

EcoLamPlus is one of the products in the monopolymer EcoLam Family based on PE. Due to EcoLamPlus special structure it has many advantages that are demanded in a modern world.

  • EcoLamPlus has a medium oxygen and aroma barrier and can be used for several purposes
  • Fully recyclable
  • Feel good factor to the consumer from purchasing a recyclable packaging product

Sustainability

of EcoLamPlus

The recycling path of PE is well-established and there is and end-market for the recyclate (PCR)

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Certified by Cyclos HTP (Institute European Certification for Recyclability) and CIPET (Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology India)

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Barrier OPE/PE structure is fully recyclable due to mono-material structure

Technical Details

of EcoLamPlus

Structure: Barrier oPE/PE

Barrier properties: High barrier to oxygen and water vapor, effective barrier to MOSH/MOAH

WVTR (38 ºC, 90% RH)   < 6    [g/(m²·day)]
OTR (23 ºC, 75 % RH)     < 2    [cm³/(m²·day·bar)]

Printability: Printable by rotogravure,flexo, digital; Reverse and Face-side

Lamination: Extrusion, solvent-based / solvent-free adhesive

Recyclability: Recyclable

Optical properties: High optical clarity, excellent transparency and available in gloss or matt versions

Thermal resistance: Enhanced thermal resistance of outer surfacer, one side heat sealable (low temperature)

 

 

Comparison

of EcoLam Family

EcoLam

EcoLamPlus

EcoLamHighPlus

Structure oPE/PE Barrier oPE/PE

 

oPE/met barrier oPE/PE

Barrier Good barrier to water vapor High barrier to oxygen and water vapor, effective barrier to MOSH/MOAH Excellent barrier to oxygen and water vapor, effective barrier to MOSH/MOAH
OTR (23 ºC, 75 % RH)  Less than 5000 <2 <0.05
WVTR       (38 ºC, 90% RH) <6 <6 <0.2
Recyclability Recyclable Recyclable Recyclable
Thermal resistance Enhanced thermal resistance of outer surface Enhanced thermal resistance of outer surface Enhanced thermal resistance of outer surface
Printability Rotogravure, Flexo, Digital; Reverse and Face-side Rotogravure, Flexo, Digital; Reverse and Face-side Flexo, Digital; Reverse and Face-side
Optical properties Transparent / White and Gloss / Matt Transparent / White and Gloss / Matt Metallized / White and Gloss / Matt
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