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DuPont™ Surlyn®

Aarts Plastics molds elegant, thick-walled caps of DuPont™ Surlyn® for Oriflame's "Elvie" fragrance brand.

High quality molding gives perfume packaging components a luxurious look and feel.

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Application Description

With its subtle colors and round shapes, the bottle of Oriflame's "Elvie" fragrance expresses tenderness and sensuality in a fresh and modern scent.

Benefits Gained

Surlyn® PC2000 is the material of choice for thick wall fragrance caps, providing exceptional transparency and gloss, and a unique appearance. Combined with its chemical resistance and ease of processing, Surlyn® allows molders to produce perfect caps with no visible sink marks.

More than just an alternative to traditional materials like glass, Surlyn® brings greater design freedom in terms of thickness, shape and appearance. In addition, thanks to its glass-like clarity special color effects, such as translucent yellow or orange, can be easily achieved.

Manufacturer

Aarts Plastics BV (www.aartsplastics.nl) offers design, development and production of injection molded plastic products for several markets, with a special focus on fragrance, cosmetics and personal care.

Aarts Plastics has produced more than 25 million caps of Surlyn®, in many different shapes.

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