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Expera launches medical papers brand at PackExpo 2017

Photo: Expera
Photo: Expera
Published by
Simon Matthis - 20 Sep 2017

Expera Specialty Solutions will highlight a diverse portfolio of specialty paper products that span a variety of end-use applications at PackExpo 2017. From highly technical applications, to offering multiple sustainable packaging solutions, Expera creates custom specialty paper products for each of their customers.

Expera is launching its new brand of medical papers known as Health-Gard™. Health-Gard™ medical papers provide sterilizable packaging solutions that meet market requirements for cytotoxicity and microbial barrier. These coating base papers, available in multiple basis weights, are ideal for form-fill-seal and pouch applications where a fiber-free peel is critical. Other Health-Gard™ applications include papers for medical lidding stock and lamination, and medical garments and drapes.


In addition, at PackExpo 2017, Expera will be featuring sustainable product offerings along with products from multiple brands including food packaging and processing papers and industrial and technical papers.


Expera Specialty Solutions prides itself in its world-class quality and clean systems that meet FDA requirements. Expera also carries ISO certification, and is triple chain-of-custody certified in the area of forest certification.


"We believe our customers deserve a wide variety of options to protect their products and serve their clientele, but also provide unique functionality for a diverse array of applications," explained Robyn Buss, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Expera Specialty Solutions. "Our new innovative Health-Gard™ papers offer the durability, cleanliness, and exceptional product performance required for demanding medical applications."


Expera Specialty Solutions is the leading North American manufacturer of specialty paper products for use in the tape, pressure-sensitive release liner, industrial and food packaging segments. Expera Specialty Solutions' manufacturing platform includes machines at four Wisconsin mills located in Kaukauna, Mosinee, Rhinelander, and De Pere.


Expera can be found at PackExpo 2017 Booth Number 8134, located in the Upper South Floor.