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Capran Brand
Supplier:  AdvanSix
Products:  12

Discover Capran® biaxially oriented nylon films from AdvanSix, a world leading producer of advanced biaxially oriented nylon film (BOPA, BON) and oriented nylon film (OPA, ONY, ON). The biaxial orientation endows Capran® with exceptional strength and barrier properties, including superb burst strength, flex-crack, and abrasion and puncture resistance at lighter gauges versus competitive films.

Capran® films are ideally suited for a wide range of markets – from food and industrial to pharmaceutical and medical packaging. Specific applications include food packaging, retort packaging, book covers, balloons, liquid bag-in-a-box and bulk bag/pouch applications. The Capran® product line includes clear films as well as a wide range of coated and treated films enhanced for specialized applications such as printing, oxygen barrier, moisture barrier and heat sealing.

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Identification & Functionality

Polymer Name
BOPA (Nylon) Film,Polyamide 6 (PA 6)
Chemical Family
Product Families
Product Families,
Parts, Shapes & Films,
Engineering & Specialty Polymers,

Applications & Uses

Agriculture & Feed,Consumer Goods,Printing & Packaging
Other Consumer Goods Applications,
Agricultural Films,
Silage & Stretch Films,
Flexible Packaging,
Food Films & Packaging,
Non-Food Consumer Packaging,Food & Beverage Packaging,Industrial & Transport Packaging,
Plastics & Elastomers End Uses
Balloons,Biaxially Oriented Film,Book Covers,Containers,Crates,Film,Flexible Packaging,Food Packaging,Form Fill Seal Packaging,General Purpose,Oriented Film,Pharmaceutical Packaging,Pouches Flexible Packaging,Retort Pouches,Shrink Wrap,Stand up Pouches,Stretch Films,Vacuum Bagging Film
Plastics & Elastomers Processing Methods
Extrusion,Film Extrusion,Stretch Films Extrusion,Thermoforming