Solve Complex Adhesion Problems in Film & Flexible Packaging

Working with polymers presents a unique manufacturing challenge. These materials have low inherent surface energy, making adhesion difficult. BTG Labs’ products are a direct replacement for dyne ink tests and allow film & flexible packaging manufacturers to safely and accurately quantify the quality of material surfaces and gain confidence that adhesion processes will be successful. 

Common Film & Flexible Packaging Applications

  • Replacement for dyne ink testing
  • Implement surface quality specifications for incoming material from suppliers
  • Define optimum corona treatment levels
  • Verify and monitor corona treatment in production
  • Eliminate product scrap due to destructive dyne ink testing
  • Ensure successful lamination, the application of coatings and metallizing
  • Fix printing and sealing problems
  • Pinpoint migration of low molecular weight components
  • Control the effects of aging on material surface quality while it’s in storage
  • Identify environmental contaminants on rollers or transfer areas
  • Verify and maximize the effectiveness of bump treatment

Film & Flexible Packaging Case Studies

Learn about how businesses have used Surface Analyst products to improve their manufacturing process, reduced failures and improved profitability.

Our Film & Flexible Packaging Customers

Some of the most successful brands in the world choose BTG Labs to partner with for their critical surface applications. Every day, companies trust the Surface Analyst to validate their surface quality because they know they can trust their results will be fast, easy, accurate and non-destructive. We strive to continue relationships with innovative, creative and successful companies.

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