With the global customer base for retailed food increasing, food packaging must more and more conform to international food quality, and safety standards. This also can mean longer shelf life is a necessity.
Increased global consumer awareness, income, combined with busier lifestyles, is creating a growing demand for convenience foods. Consumers typically want the food they buy to be safe to eat, stay fresh longer, and meet their taste, and appearance preferences. Essential to this end is food packaging that can extend shelf life, and maintain food freshness.
Simply stated, consumers want protective economic food packaging that offers easy open, and see through features, combined with barrier protection from degrading oxygen, water vapor, and aromas.
CORKOTE™—CK-74-120 has been formulated as a barrier coating where direct food contact with no restrictions is needed. When applied properly (pinhole-free) to paper and paperboard, it also acts as an excellent release coating for most foodstuffs.
Usage:CORKOTE™—CK-74-120 can be applied via flexo or gravure.
Cork Industries, as a leader in food contact coatings, does not use any fluorinated chemicals in the production of any of its products, especially in direct and indirect food contact coatings. Cork Industries provides superior barrier coatings without the use of these potentially harmful chemicals.
PFOA FREE • PFOS FREE • PFAS FREE
Cork’s barrier coatings do not use fluorinated chemicals in any of its products; all are PFOA free, PFOS free, and PFOA free. We offer an entire line of robust, cost effective barrier coatings that DO NOT contain fluorinated chemicals.
CORKOTE-83HV-1 is an excellent barrier coating that exhibits numerous resistance properties. When applied via offset to raw or coated paperboard it provides very low MVTR and Cobb values.
CK83HV-1 is a unique backside, barrier coating which provides grease and water resistance and is used when direct food contact applications are needed.
CORKOTE—83LS-1 is an excellent barrier coating that exhibits numerous resistance properties. CK-83LS-1 can be applied via flexo or gravure to raw or coated paperboard and will provide very low MVTR and Cobb values. This unique gloss coating has a low COF and is used when direct food applications are needed.
PFOA FREE • PFOS FREE • PFAS FREE
CORKOTE—7900LS-2 has been formulated as a barrier coating for disposable paper plates and bowls. This product has excellent machine-ability and die release. It exhibits the high level resistance properties needed in the manufacturing of disposable paper dining ware. CK—7900LS-2 can be applied via flexo, gravure or rod coater.
CORKOTE—7950 has been formulated as a barrier coating for disposable paper plates and bowls. This product is a modification of CK-7950 with improved die release. It exhibits the high level resistance properties needed in the manufacturing of disposable dinning ware. CORKOTE—7950 can be applied via flexo, gravure or rod coater.
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