Speciality and Barrier Films for Flexible Packaging

Bright Science Solutions from DSM Help to Meet Global Food Challenge


DSM's leadership in polyamide 6 and thermoplastic copolyester for thin film and specialty packaging technologies is helping customers to provide better solutions to the world's rapidly changing food packaging needs, meeting the demand for reduced food and packaging waste.

As a leader in performance materials, DSM combines extensive experience in the food industries with a fast, flexible approach. The company has developed a portfolio of materials for packaging solutions, including Akulon® polyamide 6 (PA6) for flexible barrier films and Arnitel® thermoplastic copolyester (TPC) for breathable films.

These materials are highly-suited for the production of packaging film for fresh foods, where they deliver benefits, such as reducing food waste and improving food quality and convenience of use.

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