Covestro collaboration with SABIC unlocks improved recyclability for mono-material flexible plastic pouches

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A revolution in packaging materials

Image: The front and back side of a mono-material flexible plastic pouche ; Copyright: Sabic

Covestro has developed a heat-resistant coating for monomaterial stand-up pouches that enables easier single-stream recycling of these packages. The coating was developed for stand-up pouches made of biaxially oriented polyethylene (SABIC® BOPE). Source: Sabic

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