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Eastman Copolyester Provides Easy Label Removal, Saves Materials

KINGSPORT, TN | Embrace HY copolyester resins from Eastman Chemical Co. are suited for labeling and packaging. Said to provide smarter solutions for shrink body labels, product reportedly offers excellent printability, a soft touch, and noise-free film for squeezable packaging.

Company adds that this BPA-free resin uses less material and has a 30% lower density than other copolyesters, does not contain halogens, and eliminates the need for secondary packaging. Easy label removal enables recycling. Material maintains its shape in varying environmental conditions. Lower shrink force can be used with thin-walled plastic containers.

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