Barrier Films

Technically developed to deliver extended product shelf life and freshness, Coveris’ range of multi-layer barrier films for flexible packaging formats offer high performance and functional benefits. Coveris’ barrier films enable various levels of gas barrier to suit a range of food and non-food end user sectors and applications.

Our 7 or 9-layer approach permits combinations of functional layers giving the broadest performance window with tailored attributes in terms of strength, seal and aesthetics in a single film. Our fully equipped analytical laboratory is utilised for onsite testing of the oxygen and moisture barrier in addition to product testing for mechanical performance and seal behaviour.

Features & Benefits

  • Films are supplied for use in conversion/print and lamination in various packaging formats including lidding, liquid, and vacuum packs

  • Predominantly used in the food packaging sector for meat, fish, cheese and poultry  to provide maximised shelf life and freshness

  • Burst peel layer and reclose options deliver added value functionality for consumer convenience

  • Multiple layers combining various functions in a single film reduce process steps and increase efficiency

  • Available with sealant to suit the application: PE/PP/PET/Foil  Tailored high barrier properties to oxygen, aromas, chemical resistance, and mineral oil (MOSH/MOAH) migration

  • Additive options such as anti-fog, anti-static or UV screen are available