PETnology Americas 2019 Program Highlight
Eklipse: Light Barrier Labels to Replace Non-Recyclable Barrier Containers
Global Product Management - Labels
Sunder Rajan is the global product manager for the shrink labels sector at Klockner Pentaplast. Sunder brings with him over 20 years of background in polymer films and a plethora of labeling/decorating technologies. He has worked in a variety of manufacturing, R&D and commercial roles. Prior to Klockner, Sunder spent a large portion of his career at Avery Dennison. Sunder is a graduate of the Plastics Engineering program of University of Massachusetts, Lowell and holds an MBA from Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH.
Klockner Pentaplast Pentalabel® shrink film line has been expanded to include a new high-performing light blocking label film, Pentalabel® eklipse™. This innovative product introduces maximum light blocking properties into the film process and satisfies the market need for films to protect light sensitive product that are cost-effective, process efficient and improve light barrier characteristics.
Pentalabel® eklipse™ films offer high performing shrink percentages for optimal design freedom while eliminating the need for high-barrier colored and coextruded PET and HDPE containers. The eklipse label enables Bottle to Bottle recycling thereby is a cost effective solution and at the same enabling Brand Owners to meet their sustainability goals