kp Ellipse® Base+Lid System Range

Recyclable Base+Lid System for form, fill and seal

For the ever-growing deli, fresh meat and convenience segment, the kp Ellipse® range of Base+Lid Systems offer recyclable solutions for form, fill and seal applications.

Packer/processor benefits

  • Complete solution in Base+Lid  
  • Secured, hermetic seal, even through contamination
  • Robust tear resistance, wrinkle free
  • Maximum transparency  
  • Saving in logistics, warehousing, production costs

Retailer benefits 

  • Medium and high barrier tray plus film solution for extended shelf life
  • Sustainable, recyclable solution* 
  • Higher seal strength 
  • Lock seal and peelable options
  • High gloss and clarity

Sustainability benefits

  • Recyclable*
  • Mono PET material available
  • Lighter base plus thinner lid, with very low carbon footprint
  • Extended shelf life, reduced food waste


* Easily sorted and recycled where the right infrastructure is in place 

Technical Information

 

Shelf life
Recyclability*
Shelf appeal and optics
Base/rigid film
Gauge
Lid/lidding film
Gauge
Full colour printing
Peelable version available
Lock seal version available
Lower sealing temp & time

Ellipse

Conventional PE base solution with the highest barrier and reliable tamper-proof PE lid sealant preventing contamination
High barrier:
APET/EVOH.PE
Medium barrier: APET/PE
better
High barrier:
Sortable for onward recycling
good
APET or APET/EVOH.PE
Lightest PE liner on the market
High barrier:
LINtop® PE HB range
Ranging from 30μ to 72μ
available
available
available
best

Ellipse+

Unique lightweight recyclable* mono material Base+Lid System while maintaining food safety and functionality
Medium barrier:
Mono APET
best
High barrier:
Sortable for onward recycling
Medium barrier: Sortable for onward recycling as PET
better
Mono APET
Up to 10% less than Ellipse
High/Medium barrier:
LINtop® PET HB/MB range
Ranging from 35μ to 72μ
available
available
available
better

Ellipse++

Highest performing mono material Base+Lid System, with maximised food safety, shelf appeal and performance
High barrier:
APET++ with EVOH
Medium barrier: Mono APET++
best
High barrier:
Sortable for onward recycling
Medium barrier: Sortable for onward recycling as PET
best
Mono APET++
Up to 10% less than Ellipse+
High/Medium barrier:
LINtop® PET HB/MB range
Ranging from 35μ to 72μ
available
available
available
best
good - good better - better best - best
* Where sorting and recycling infrastructure is in place