Pharmaceutical Packaging Films

Pharmaceutical Packaging Films - Pentapharm®
Pentapharm® LiquiGuard™
Latest Innovation - LiquiGuard™
At Klöckner Pentaplast, we know that your customers demand safe, high-quality packaging for the medications they take. That’s why we offer Pentapharm®: a full range of kp manufactured, specially formulated mono- and high-barrier films for pharmaceutical blister packaging.
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  • Pentapharm® films suit a variety of applications: prescription products, OTC, physician samples, and veterinary medicine. They are convenient, easy to use, and provide maximum product protection
  • Our films protect your product, provide outstanding barriers against moisture and gas, promote long shelf life, and allow for compliant package designs
  • We ensure security of supply via global sourcing wherever customers are located, with manufacturing plants and distribution facilities in North America, South America, Europe, and Asia
Klöckner Pentaplast quality is also about people. Around the globe, our employees back up every sale with exceptional service.
  • Our experienced sales team will guide you to the right film and help you to find cost-effective solutions, whatever your needs
  • With our manufacturing expertise, you can reduce total packaging costs without sacrificing quality
  • Klöckner Pentaplast’s global technical support services are unique in the industry
  • Klöckner Pentaplast engineers develop customer-specific solutions. And our researchers continue to pioneer the development of new formulations and films
With Klöckner Pentaplast, you get a complete package of high-quality products and outstanding service.

Film types

Mono Films

Klöckner Pentaplast mono films are ideal for blister packaging on a wide range of equipment.

  • These calendered, rigid films are plasticizer-free. They provide superior clarity, good chemical resistance, excellent thermoformability, and good dimensional stability
  • Our mono films are an excellent substrate for laminates and coated films and seal to a wide range of heat-seal coatings
  • We offer numerous thicknesses and colors, and a broad range of specially formulated grades designed to optimize your production line's performance

Klöckner Pentaplast's commitment to quality manufacturing makes our mono films cost-effective for you.

Pentapharm® Rigid Vinyl

Pentapharm® kpVantage® Rigid Polyester Films

Pentapharm® Rigid PETG Films

Pentapharm® Rigid APET Films

Pentapharm® Rigid A/MA/B Thin Films

Pentapharm® Rigid PP Films

Barrier Films

The pharmaceutical industry must contend with ever-increasing stability requirements of pharmaceuticals and their sensitivity to moisture. That's why we've developed kp Pentapharm® barrier films. They offer a high degree of product protection.

  • They offer outstanding barrier properties against moisture and gas
  • With excellent thermoforming properties, they perform beautifully on your production line. And they are sealable with a wide range of heat-seal coatings
  • We ensure lot-to-lot consistency and full traceability
  • Registered in Global FDA Drug Master Files (#3764 & #14708)
  • Pentapharm® barrier films are available worldwide
  • We offer barrier film structures with ACLAR®, PVdC, and COC
  • Klöckner Pentaplast films allow significant savings in packaging materials, weight & cost

Pentapharm® alfoil® Polymer Rigid Barrier Films

Pentapharm® alfoil® PVdC-coated films provide strong barrier properties to protect your product against moisture and oxygen. And you can customize your level of barrier protection.

  • We produce special types for suppositories and mono doses
  • Klöckner Pentaplast films offer excellent thermoforming and sealing properties, material savings, high performance and efficiency
  • These films come in numerous structures: PVC/PVdC, PVC/PE/PVdC, PVC/PVdC/PE, PVC/PE/PVdC/PE/PVC, and PVC/PE, so you get tailor-made product performance

Pentapharm® alfoil® kpVantage® Rigid Polyester Polymer Barrier Films

For mid- to ultra-high barrier protection, Pentapharm® alfoil® kpVantage® polyester films are available in a wide range of structures with customized coatings. Our films optimize your application’s requirements and SG developments with an improved surface ensure higher line efficiency.

  • Superior sealability to a full range of lidding materials
  • Exceptional strength & dimensional stability; controlled shrinkage; minimal neck-in
  • Precise index registration
  • Outstanding lay flat for easier cartoning and handling
  • Excellent machinability, higher yields for more good parts per pound/kilogram
  • Superior trimming and perforating performance

Pentapharm® ACLAR® Rigid Barrier Films

Pentapharm® ACLAR®-laminated films are another solution for exceptional barrier protection against moisture and enhanced performance.

  • They offer crystal clear transparency and are available in a wide range of opaques and colors. The films are non-yellowing
  • They have excellent thermal and chemical properties and are chemically inert
  • These films come in numerous formulations: ACLAR®/PVC, ACLAR®/PE/PVC, PVC/ACLAR®/PVC, PVC/PE+EVOH/ACLAR®

ACLAR® is a trademark of Honeywell International Inc.

Pentapharm® ACLAR® kpVantage® Rigid Polyester Barrier Films

For mid- to ultra-high barrier protection, Pentapharm® ACLAR® kpVantage® multi-layer laminate polyester films are highly transparent and clear. They offer excellent thermal stability and can be processed using standard equipment and tooling.

  • Superior sealability to a full range of lidding materials
  • Exceptional strength & dimensional stability; controlled shrinkage; minimal neck-in
  • Precise index registration
  • Outstanding lay flat for easier cartoning and handling
  • Excellent machinability, higher yields for more good parts per pound/kilogram
  • Superior trimming and perforating performance

ACLAR® is a registered trademark of Honeywell International Inc.

Pentapharm® COC Rigid Barrier Films

Pentapharm® COC rigid barrier films are ideal for pharmaceutical products that require high moisture and oxygen barrier protection.

  • Pentapharm® COC SD/03 film combines cyclic olefin copolymer (COC) with vinyl and PVdC outer skins in a PVC/COC/PVdC structure
  • Pentapharm® COC SD/03 film offers high moisture and oxygen barrier protection with brilliant optical clarity
  • The film has excellent thermoforming characteristics and runs on standard thermoform tooling, making new tooling unnecessary. Low specific gravity produces higher thermoforming yields and material cost savings on a per-package basis
  • Pentapharm® COC films are sealable to a wide range of vinyl-, PVdC- and polypropylene-compatible materials

Pentapharm® kpMax® Rigid Barrier Films

By combining ACLAR® film and PVdC coating, Pentapharm® kpMax® films offer the highest moisture and oxygen barrier properties available for thermoforming films in the world today — beyond what ACLAR® or PVdC products can offer alone.

  • Four-layer structure consisting of PVC/PVdC/ACLAR®/PVC
  • Engineered for sensitive drugs requiring ultra, ultra-high moisture and oxygen barrier properties
  • Can fit the most demanding applications without special tooling or expensive equipment requirements, as PVC is the contact layer
  • Specifically designed to have excellent lay flat for superior machinability on standard form/fill/seal packaging lines
  • Available in transparent or opaque film, the ACLAR® can be customized to meet your barrier requirements

Pentapharm® kpMax® films are ideal for products that require ultra, ultra-high barrier properties in a transparent, small footprint package for pharmaceutical and nutraceutical blister packaging applications.

ACLAR® is a registered trademark of Honeywell International Inc.

Pentapharm® kpMax® kpVantage® Rigid Polyester Barrier Films

For ultra, ultra high barrier protection, Pentapharm® kpMax® kpVantage® polyester film combines the best available properties of barrier materials into one multi-layer structure. Ideal for products that require these properties in a transparent, small footprint package.

  • Superior sealability to a full range of lidding materials
  • Exceptional strength & dimensional stability; controlled shrinkage; minimal neck-in
  • Precise index registration
  • Outstanding lay flat for easier cartoning and handling
  • Excellent machinability, higher yields for more good parts per pound/kilogram
  • Superior trimming and perforating performance

Pentapharm® LiquiGuard™

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Pharmaceutical Brochures
Pentapharm® Brochure (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® Brochure (Chinese) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® Brochure (Portuguese) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® Brochure (Spanish) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® kpVantage® Brochure (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® ACLAR® Sales Sheet (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® alfoil® Polymer Films Sales Sheet (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® COC Sales Sheet (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® kpMax® Sales Sheet (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® Speel™ Sales Sheet (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® BlisterPro® XCEL Services Sales Sheet (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
Pentapharm® LiquiGuard™ Sales Sheet (English) DOWNLOAD PDF
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