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Top 5 Packaging Materials Used in Industry

1. Corrugated Fibre Board Container (CFC):

Image result for Corrugated Fiberboard ContainerCorrugated Fibre Board Container, popularly known as CFC, is widely used as a biodegradable packaging material for packing of goods across various industries such as CPG, Pharma, Auto and the like. 3-Ply CFC with B Flute is the latest packaging material used for fragile unit packs.  




2. Recyclable Plastics - Flexibles:

Image result for Flexibles rollsRecyclable plastics, especially flexibles, are gaining popularity for the packaging of edible products as they ensure the product-pack compatibility and are reusable to a great extent.





3. Recyclable Plastics - Rigids:

Image result for Recyclable Plastics - RigidsRigids, particularly bottles, containers and jars, are used extensively in beauty and home industry for packaging of day-to-day products used by the consumer.





4. Glass:

Image result for glass packagingA favourable packaging material, glass is used by pharmaceutical, beverage and chemical industries for its 100% inert and recyclable properties.  





5. Metals:

Image result for metal packagingTin as an age-old packaging material is used for packaging of food items which require heavy processing. Tin not only enhances the shelf life but also gives a premium and sturdy look to the pack, thereby enhancing the overall shelf appeal. 



  • Raghav Purohit June 20, 2019 Log in or register to post comments

    Comment: I totally agreed with you! Great Information.

  • chhavi.aggarwal01 June 20, 2019 Log in or register to post comments

    Comment: <p>Well summarized.</p> <p>In my opinion, there should now be mention of a 6th material also - recyclable. Being most important topic for environment in today's scenario we cannot negate the fact that recylable, degradable and environment friendly and the new materials of this gen.</p>

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