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March 13th, 2007

New film designed for high-speed packaging

Toray Plastics America claims its Lumirror FA5 matte polyester film is up to 50 per cent stronger than competiting products.

One side of the film is made from polyethylene terephthalate (PET), while the other side uses nanotechnology to allow packagers to specify the exact level of gloss desired, while maintaining clarity, claims the company.


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