TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep 14, 2022–
Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. (DNP) (TOKYO:7912) has developed an eco-friendly single-material paper packaging sheet that is easy to recycle and has high barrier properties. The new product will be showcased at TOKYO PACK 2022 to be held at Tokyo Big Sight from October 12 to 14, 2022.
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Packaging using high barrier paper mono-material sheet (Photo: Business Wire)
Decarbonization efforts and ESG investments are accelerating, and packaging suppliers are focusing on reducing their environmental impact by developing biodegradable, plant-based plastic products. DNP offers eco-friendly packaging*1, featuring highly recyclable mono-materials, and by using paper instead of petroleum-derived plastic film, the new product will reduce CO2 emissions and help achieve of a recycling-oriented society.
- Obtaining high barrier properties in the paper
DNP has leveraged its proprietary *2 conversion technology to embed barrier properties into paper materials. Special paper is not required and general kraft paper can be used. We have also improved the resistance to bending and minimized the alteration of barrier properties following bending.
- Improved recyclability and conductivity
No metallic material is used in the high barrier coating layer, which is made of a paper mono-material which improves recyclability. This high barrier paper consists of a thin layer of transparent material that does not affect radio wave transmission and can be used with RFID applications.
- Its heat sealability will be useful for packaging applications
The new product also maintains a heat-sealable layer that can be heat-sealed.
We aim to commercialize the mono-material sheet for packaging materials used with food, cosmetics and medical products, and expand our range of improved barrier properties.
*For more information; https://www.dnp.co.jp/eng/news/detail/20167616—2453.html
1: environmentally friendly packaging; https://www.dnp.co.jp/eng/biz/solution/products/materials—package.html
2: Conversion technology is a processing technology that transforms and combines materials.
DNP was established in 1876 and has grown into a leading global company that leverages the printing solutions and strengths of its growing number of partners to create new business opportunities while protecting the environment and creating a better world. dynamic for all. Today, we are developing and refining technologies to conduct electricity, control light and heat, decorate surfaces and protect content, becoming a benchmark for the industry of the future.
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CONTACT: Media contact
DNP: Yusuke Kitagawa, [email protected]
KEYWORD: JAPAN ASIA PACIFIC
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY MANUFACTURING OTHER HEALTHCARE FOOD/DRINKS COSMETICS GREEN TECHNOLOGY RETAIL PACKAGING MOBILE/WIRELESS ENVIRONMENT
SOURCE: Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.
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PUBLISHED: 09/14/2022 21:14 / DISK: 09/14/2022 21:14
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