PTP Blister Foil

PTP Blister Foil Rated out of 100
Alloy: 8011
Width: 100--1000mm
Thickness: 20--30mm
Pharmaceutical Blister Packaging Materials: PTP Blister Foil, Blister Lid Foil, un-printed surface, with primer/ varnish coating for off-line printing in your factory.

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PTP Blister Foil Description:

PTP blister foil is abbreviated from "Press through Packing", in Europe, "PTP" is known as "Press through Foil", in China, PTP blister foil is named "Pharmaceutical PTP blister foil", PTP blister foil that is also known as blister foil or push-through lidding foil is offered for heat sealing with PVC, PVDC, PP for pharmaceutical purpose in blister packing process, such as capsules, tablets, pill, etc.

Basic configuration of PTP aluminum foil is Protect layer (OP)/ printing inks/ Aluminum foil based-material (AL)/ Bond (VC).

PTP Blister Foil Structure

PTP Blister Foil Specification:

NamePTP Blister Lid Foil / HSL Alminum Foil
StructureOP 1.0 gsm / ALU 20-30 mic/ VC 3-8 gsm
SpecificationWidth: 100 - 1000 mm;
Thickness: 20 - 30 mic;
Core ID: 76 mm, paper core;
Roll OD: as purchasing order.

Technical data of PTP aluminum foils are offered as   follows:
Foil MaterialFull hard ( H 18 ) aluminum of alloy grade AA -8011   comforming to aluminum Association , USA , and specification
Foil thickness options0.024 ± 10%  (   Foil gsm = 60.00 ±  2 )                                                                  0.030   ± 10%   ( Foil gsm = 75.00 ±  2 )                                                                   0.034 ± 10%   (Foil gsm = 86.00   ± 2 )
Foil Surface optionsOne side bright & other side matt
SealantHeat sealable lacquer coating wt. : 3-5GM, coating   surface ( dull or bright will be as per purchase order . ( Coating gsm   options available 6-8 ).
Printing & lacquer CoatingPrinting will be done as per artwork and original piece   sample approved by the customer. For non-printed specification clear lacquer   to be coated as a protective coating and good printability. Printing inks and   lacquer coatings are capable to withstand 160 ℃ for 1 sec. dwell time.                                                                         Ink Adhesion will pass cellotape test at medium rate of pull ( 100   mm  / sec ).
Winding DirectionPrinted or clear lacquer side is out in the finished   reel unless otherwise specified in purchase order
CoreAs specified in purchase order : Material : Plastic ,   Aluminum or Coardboard. ID  76 mm ,   with a tolerance of ± 1 mm .
SplicesButt type with 50 mm red heat - resistant tape. Avg.   number of joints < 2 per reel.
Reel O.D .80% of the reels in a consignment will have OD 250   ±  10 mm and rest may have smaller OD.   For Jumbo rolls OD will be 350 ±  10 mm
Roll widthAs specified ±    0.5 mm
IdentificationEach reel is identified with a ticket having Reel No.,   Specification, and Mfg. date.
PackingPharma foil reels are packed in cardboard carton. Reels   are putted in the PE bag and packed with corners and foam side protectors.   Jumbo reels are packed in wooden box in suspended condition with necessary poly   film wrapping, corners and foam side protectors .
MarkingOrder No., Batch No., Gross & Net Wt. and other   details as agreed mutually with customer

PTP Blister Foil Features:

Blister packages, sometimes called bubble packs, are made of a cardboard backing with individual pills or groups of pills    inserted into a small plastic pouch that is covered by foil on the back    side. This type of pharmaceutical packaging is often referred to as    unit-dose packaging, because one blister equals one dose. Unit-dose    packaging is often used by nursing homes    and long-term care facilities because it is easier for staff members to    count the remaining medication and to distribute it properly to    patients. Easy-to-open blister packs are also helpful for patients who struggle with bottles or vials for medications they take at home.

PTP blister foil features oxygen resistance, moisture proof, leak proof, pollution proof, light proof, light weight, high tension strength and low shrink, and a degree of tamper resistance, and PTP blister foil can be easily cut in automatic production line, moreover, being easy pressed through of PTP blister foil distinctive character, comparing to other packing material, which ensures drugs can be drawn out easily.

PTP Blister Foil Structure

Dirante PTP blister foil are manufactured by the proven technology, the qualified materials, the state-of-the-art machines and skilled workers to meet the high quality requirements of the pharmaceutical & food Industry, and it is registered and active in China FDA Bureau now.

Pharmaceutical Aluminum blister foil is coated with primer and heat sealing lacquer on different side of plain aluminum foil, but without printing.

The primer coating is suitable for printing in customer’s plant, by solvent/ alcohol-base ink. It also withstands the high temperature of heating during blister packaging process, to guarantee the printing layout.

The heat sealing lacquer is food grade, and easy to seal with PVC, PVC/PVDC, Alu-Alu bottom foil, PP, etc, by heating on blister packaging machine.

PTP aluminum foil can be unprinted or printed. Printed foil can be printed on one side or both sides.

Printing of PTP aluminum foils can be available in plain foil(no printing), printing foil (one-sided printing, two-sided printing, single-color print, double color printing, polychrome printing), color foil (one-sided golden color, two-sided golden color, green bottom color, each kind of colored bottom color), forgery-proof (stealth writing, design, positive and negative printing), while single side or double sides printing assure better appearance upon request.

Perfect printing ensures no fading after being sealed;

Plain or printed aluminum foils for blister packs are used mostly in the pharmaceutical industry to package tablets and capsules in a manner that they remain protected from ambient contamination. These are hard aluminum foils where one side is coated with heat seal lacquer and the other side is unprinted or printed to facilitate pharmaceutical blister packaging. Most common foil thicknesses used in pharmaceutical blister packaging are those of 20µ/25µ/30µ. The heat seal lacquer is a colorless vinyl resin conforming to the applicable international regulations for pharmaceutical applications. The HSL is suitable for heat sealing to PVC/PVDC coated PVC films. The range of HSL can vary from 4gsm -8gsm depending on the speed, product and packaging.

Application and Usage for PTP Blister Foil

  • Blister pack for chewing gum, mints, etc
  • Blister pack for medicines in tablets, capsule, softgel, etc
  • Blister pack for healthcare products in tablets, capsule, softgel, etc 

  • Since the product is individually sealed into each blister, it is easy to carry and friendly to customer to consume as the using indication printed on the lid foils. Meanwhile the manufacturer’s name or logo printing is another good way to promote and market your products and company.

PTP Blister Foil Features:

  • 100 % barrier against water vapor, gases, light etc.
  • High degree of thermal stability
  • High aesthetic appeal
  • Sealable with PVC/ PVDC film or Alu-Alu
  • On-line printing or off-line printing

Processing of printed blister foil:

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