Product Focus: Packaging Components

Squeeze-and-Measure Cap
This patented Squeeze-and-Measure Dosing Closure delivers the correct dose of liquids with a squeeze, thanks to a three-part assembly including a dip tube, vacuum-sealed dosing chamber and flip-top cap. It can be sized to fit any squeezable stock bottle and standard neck finish with no custom preforms or fitments.

Opening Cap
Tetra Evero Aseptic’s (TEA) One Step Opening design provides the dual protection of a tamper evidence ring and a neck membrane on cap, while offering the convenience of one action opening, for ease-of-use. Devised for ambient white milk, the opening and the carton bottle intend to satisfy consumers’ quest for convenience in handling and pouring, while maintaining safety and environmental features.

Liquid Products Cap
Made of PP resin, the LiquiFlapper cap fits 33-400 mm and 38-400 mm bottles. The cap screws on and is available with either a ribbed or smooth skirt. Designed with a snap-tight leak resistant release, it provides portion-controlled, tear-drop flow for most household liquid products. LiquiFlapper is available in custom colors and embossing, it is also #5 recyclable.

Lid/Single-use Spoon
SpoonLidz by EcoTensil is an over-lid for single-serve cups, which converts to a sanitary and sturdy spoon in one easy fold. Convenient for on-the-go eating, the material-efficient SpoonLidz is made from silky-smooth, renewable paperboard. Customizable and brandable, SpoonLidz provides a sustainable value-add to yogurt, fruit and other to-go foods.

Wine Closure
Nomacorc, producer of alternative wine closures, has introduced a zero carbon footprint wine closure—Select Bio. The closure is made with plant-based polymers derived from sugar cane. Three distinct products, each with different oxygen ingress levels are available, with the same look and feel as the traditional Select Series. The Select Bio Series includes three distinct products, each with different oxygen ingress levels and have the same look and feel as the traditional Select Series.

Closure Solution
Velcro Brand Press-Lok closure, a product for the flexible packaging market, features a unique design that addresses any chance of package misalignment experienced by consumers.  A series of interlocking micro features connect at multiple levels, combined with tactile feel, make this new reclose fastener secure.

Lidding Foil
Constantia Flexibles developed a paper-free, child-resistant blister lidding foil with upgraded peel/push functionalities. Offering a smooth, robust peel, Easy-Piesy, is an aluminum/PET/aluminum lamination that—due to its absence of paper—requires less heat during sealing compared with traditional paper-back foil structures. The paper-free design makes Easy-Piesy well-suited to cleanroom environments.

Flip-top Cap
Easy-to-open, the Ultra Light Flip Top cap improves consumer convenience and brand loyalty with a modern opening mechanism and a cleaner, more sanitary orifice area. It’s specifically designed for products that require a squeezable motion and dispensing control. The liquid trap feature prevents separated liquid from dripping out, and the closure uses up to 20% less material than similar caps for greater sustainability.

Zipper for Carriers
Hi-Cone’s Zipper for multipack carriers is designed to provide value-added consumer convenience. The perforated tab is engineered to release the container with just one pull. The zipper makes it easy to remove one container at a time or all of the bottles.

Caps for Tubes
The Flip Top Plug is a secure closure that features a quick flip of the finger to access the contents. Used on rectangular tubes, this package stores items safely and can be a package all its own. Diameter sizes begin at 0.43 x 1 in. and go up to 1 in. x 0.08-0.68. 

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Need of recycling plastic bottles

Need of recycling plastic bottles

Plastic bottles are found everywhere. They help us in getting required liquid products more easily than glass. Use of plastic bottles harms the environment a lot. We need to recycle them to keep them out of our land fields. Plastic bottles recycling improve the emission of Greenhouse Gases up to a large extent. About 7.4 cubic yards of landfills area are saved if we recycle 1 ton of plastic products.

Oil is one of the major requirements of modern times. Oil is a non-renewable source of energy and it needs to be saved as much as we can. This is the best part of plastic bottle recycling that the process does not require oil usage. And thus, much oil is saved. Making new plastic bottles require more oil but on the other hand, reprocessing doesn’t require the same.

One needs to use a bin for plastic bottles despite of throwing them here and there. When large numbers of bottles are stored, one needs to take help of nearby bottle recycling community. With simple steps, people and communities can work together to save this earth we live on. In Canada, several communities are actively working towards plastic bottles reprocessing.

BC Bottle Depot is active in different locations of Canada which is taking the environment-friendly initiative of reprocessing used plastic bottles. This recycling firm encourages people from Surrey, Vancouver, Walnut Grove and Maple Ridge to work towards the welfare of environment by participating in the process of plastic bottle recycling.

BC Bottle Depot works with the objective of saving environment from harmful effects of plastic. Plastic bottles do not decompose but through reprocessing they can be used more than once and in different forms. This environment-friendly depot also encourages trash donors to bring their old plastic lidded bottles for recycling process and hence, take the environment-friendly initiative forward.






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