Sustainable packaging continues to be a powerful industry trend as brand owners seek innovations to fulfill their long-term environmental commitments. As substrates and coatings undergo increased scrutiny from regulatory authorities and consumers, suppliers are seeking new solutions that balance sustainability and performance.
For many years, fluorochemicals have been used on paper and board substrates to provide effective grease resistance in food packaging applications; however, they face an uncertain future, due to concerns around their environmental impact. With the introduction of JONCRYL HPB 1702, BASF Corp enables customers to formulate water-based grease barrier products that are effective alternatives to existing industry formulations.
Listen to Andrew Seecharan, BASF technical specialist, introduce and discuss this new and innovative offering.