Times are changing in the world of consumer packaging. The modern consumer is more environmentally conscientious with their choices, and there is increased demand for products that are sustainably and efficiently packaged. Changes in consumer sentiment and increasingly regulatory pressures require renewed focus on waste reduction and sustainability in the packaging industry.Read More
Cattie Adhesives manufactures a Full Line of Heat Seal Adhesives and Heat Seal Coatings For Paper and Plastic films including Cups – Labels – Lidding – Plastic films.
This method of application uses a rubber plate, called a flexo plate, which has the desired pattern raised on its surface. The flexo plate is co only made by curing rubber in a metal mold of appropriate design pattern. A newer method of plate manufacture uses a flexible, photopolymer material in which the desired pattern is achieved by photographic etching.Read More