High performance products which may be recycled after use in standard plastic or paper recycling streams.
From rollstock for FFS machines to standup pouches, ProAmpac offers multiple recyclable products for plastic flexible packaging.
In North America we work with How2Recycle®, the most widely available infrastructure for recycling flexible packaging, to ensure our solutions meet store-drop off requirements.
In Europe ProAmpac follows the recycle ratings guidelines to communicate with customers about products’ ratings and recycle-ready structures.
ProActive Recyclable Rollstock is a recyclable film formulation designed to overcome the challenges faced by form/fill/seal operations of recyclable structures. Considered a recycle ready structure, ProActive Recyclable film is pre-qualified for in-store drop-off in North America.
|Polyethylene-based film||Polyethylene-based film||Polyethylene-based film||Polypropylene-based film|
|Excellent heat resistance for high-speed form/fill/seal applications||Good heat resistance for form/fill/seal applications||Excellent heat resistance for form/fill/seal applications||Higher heat resistance than standard OPP strctures for better form/fill/seal speeds|
|Standard moisture barrier||Standard moisture barrier||High moisture barrier||Standard and high oxygen barrier|
|High oxygen barrier available||High oxygen barrier available||High oxygen barrier||Excellent moisture, mineral oil and grease barrier|
|Surface printed with protective overprint varnish||Surface printed with protective overprint varnish||Surface printed with protective overprint varnish||Reverse or surface printed|
|Pre-qualified for in-store drop off and polyethylene film collection streams||Recyclable in polyethylene film collection streams||Pre-qualified for in-store drop off and polyethylene film collection streams||Considered recycle-ready where streams exist|
|Suited for US and EU Markets||Suited for EU Markets||Suited for US and EU Markets||Suited for EU Markets|
* Each end-user brand is responsible for reviewing their specific product with How2Recycle®, or other appropriate authority, for residual product contamination risk prior to claims made regarding store drop-off package recyclability.
ProActive Recyclable QUADFLEX® introduces the industry's ﬁrst recyclable PE quad-seal style bag. The quad-seal, ﬂat bottom format features ﬁve panels of branding billboard space to deliver enhanced store shelf presence.
ProAmpac offers ProActive Recyclable with its Signature Surfaces Paper Touch finish offering the feel and look of paper with the strength of film.
ProAmpac offers paper-based packaging solutions that can be recycled in the paper-stream.