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What Thickness Of POF Shrink Film Do You Need?

Mar. 04, 2019

The issue of POF Shrink Film thickness is a question anyone considering using shrink film for packaging ought to inquire. To determine the thickness of Shrink film required the consumer needs to first determine the kind of shrink film that's ideal for their particular program. View our previous article about shrink wrap kinds to help ascertain the kind of shrink wrap you want.

As explained in several previous blog posts, Polyolefin Shrink Film is a great option for packaging products in a wide range of industries. One of the main reasons it is preferred is because it is food safe and FDA approved.

POF Shrink Film

Polyolefin comes in many different stock thicknesses. The most common thicknesses include 60, 75, 80, and 100 gauge. 1 great characteristic of Polyolefin Film a milder film still offers excellent clarity. The benefit of utilizing a thinner picture is that the roll length. Rolls of this thinner 60 judge movie are substantially more compared to 100 gauge film. Below is a breakdown of every polyolefin depth and a few general applications.

The most common uses for 60 gauge polyolefin shrink film are light food applications. We have several bakeries that use a light polyolefin rolls to wrap small bundles of cookies and other baked goods.  Other customers commonly using a 60 gauge POF Plastic Film are: stationary companies, printers, and confectioners.