FreshCast™ FC-R is a non-oriented coextruded polypropylene film produced by a flat die, chill roll process. It is used for breathable packaging of fruits and vegetables.
FreshCast™ FC-R’s high tear and impact resistance, combined with outstanding sealing properties deliver a great film performance on VFFS packaging lines and make it the perfect choice for packing of green leafs and other such produce for retail and food-service usage.
FreshCast™ FC-R has superior transparency and gloss over PE film for a perfect product look and feel and its superb maechanical properties and sealing levels let for use by lower gauge film, resulting by cost savings.
FreshCast™ FC-R can be used in chilled applications that require temperature as low as -18ºC (-0.4ºF).
Features and Benefits:
Easy handling – FreshCast™ FC-R’s exceptional mechanical properties make it ideal for mechanized and manual industrial wrapping & packing processes, both in the field and in packing houses.
Optical Clarity – based on a special Polypropylene grade – FreshCast™ FC-R features crystal clear transparency, high gloss, anti-fog properties and high smoothness.
Durability – FreshCast™ FC-R’s film strength and impact resistance make it ideal for processing, transporting and display of the Produce.
Compliance – FreshCast™ FC-R complies with the USA FDA 21 CFR part 175.300 (c) and EU Regulation 10/2011 as amended for food contact.
Printability – FreshCast™ FC-R film and bags are offered transparent, tinted and printed up to 10 colors.
Form factor – FreshCast™ FC-V is offered as bags in various shapes and sizes or roll stock from 8 inches (200mm) to 48 inches (1220mm) – macroperforated and microperforated.