Biodegradable, Environmentally Friendly Acetate Film & Sheet
Available from Grafix Plastics
Biodegradable Acetate film and sheet from Grafix® is a cast cellulose acetate polymer film. If you’re looking for an environmentally friendly plastic material, Grafix Acetate is the right material for you! Cellulose Acetate based film has been an industry standard in graphic arts, packaging, printing, overlays, and many other applications for over 50 years. Now certified as 100% compostable, Grafix Acetate film is ideal for a range of applications where a low environmental impact material is required.
Features of Acetate Film and Sheets:
- Optical Clarity
- Low/Uniform Birefringence
- Lay Flat
- Printable (Offset/Litho & Screen Print)
- 100% Biodegradable
- Recyclable with paper and plastic
- Heat Sealable
- Approved for direct food contact
- Dimensionally stable to 60°C
- No release of toxic gasses or heavy metals
- Fully dissolves in landfills
Although acetate has many specific advantages over both PET and PVC, these advantages come at a price. Markedly more expensive and not as durable as its plastic counterparts, acetate may not be the best choice for certain applications. Our knowledge sales staff can help you determine if acetate is the right product to meet your needs.