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aluminium collapsible tubes

Semi-Solid Packaging for Pharma Tube

February 11, 2015


Sorbead India is a stock point of Montebello Packaging in whole Asia and we offer US FDA approved Aluminum and Laminated Tubes. Collapsible Aluminum tubes are very demanding for their application in Pharmaceutical Packaging.

It is a type III packaging material. Collapsible tubes are manufactured from 99.7% pure Alumina. Aluminum being worlds #1 recyclable material, they have a positive impact on the environment. The Aluminum tubes can be easily recycled once the customer is done by the usage.

Aluminium Tubes

To fulfill customers need for effective packaging, Aluminum tubes are available in Varied sizes, vibrant colors and number of Closures. Aluminum Tubes are often lacquered. This helps in 100% protection of the product. The Lacquer used is also USFDA approved and is safe enough to have a direct contact with the drug composition.

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Advantages of Aluminum Collapsible Tubes:-

→ Varied dia tubes – Starting from Minimum 12.7mm

→ No suck back tendency.

→ 100% Customized Product

→ Being USFDA approved safe for the product.

The Laminated Tubes available is a unique combination of polyethylene & aluminum foil. It is designed in such a manner that it gives feel like a plastic. Yes, these are also US FDA approved. They are commonly used for packing Ointments / Cosmetics, etc.  The tubes being a customized product any day, Length and cap style can be made as per Client’s requirement.

This tube acts as a strong barrier and protects the product against adverse environmental effects.

Laminated Tubes

Advantages of Laminated Tubes:-

→ Elegant in look and very flexible for printing.

→ Due to suck back tendency the excess drug withdrawn can be sucked back in the tube.

→ Very attractive and give feel like plastic.

→ Barrier properties similar like Metal.

→ Light Weight.

→ Varied Cap Styles.

Technologically Advanced Caps and Closures – Product that Consumers Will Love

December 1, 2014


A convenient and innovative closure turns your ideas into contemporary, consumer-friendly and colorful products by providing the industry’s most evolving dispensing product lines. A plastic cap and closure is much more than providing easy access to your products inside the bottle. It brings a perception of quality to your product by revamping the design and packaging of your existing or new product. Custom closures generate an instant impact and brand recognition with consumers.

Different Types of Caps and Closures

An impressive range of Caps and Closures gives a variety of closure options for your bottles, collapsible tubes and jars. The caps are broadly categorized into the following types:

Caps

  • Plastic Caps: The plastic threaded caps come in various sizes and colors depending on its application for the correct closure. Some of them are plastic ribbed caps, plastic brush caps, dome caps, smooth caps, etc.
  • Plastic Dispensing Caps: They are usually the non-threaded caps, which come in various variants like spout caps, disc top caps, twist top caps, glass droppers, etc.
  • Metal Caps: Metal caps generally come in silver, black, gold and white color and can be used for a variety of purposes in different bottles and jars.
  • Pumps, Misters, Sprayers and Atomizers: These caps come very handy and useful for products like fragrances, lotions, colognes, cream etc.
  • Glass Caps: Glass caps are mostly flat pressed closures with flexible plastic fitments that can help in securing various glass jars.
  • Orifice Sifters, Reducers and Disc Liners: These liners are an add-on to the existing cap of a bottle which needs controlling of liquid or powder product from outpouring and thus, protects various cosmetic products.

 Collapsible Tubes

With excellent barrier properties against light and air, aluminum Collapsible Tubes are one of the best containers for sensitive products especially pharmaceutical products. Appropriate packaging plays an important role in bringing down diseases with a significantly transparent contribution to your hygiene and health. These tubes are commonly used for packing cosmetics, pharmaceutical products, toothpastes, paints, tubes with proven cynoacrylate compatibility, etc. The various advantages of aluminum tubes are as follows:

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  • Elegant
  • Tamper proof
  • Economical
  • Lightweight
  • Absolute Collapsibility

The aluminium used for the manufacturing of these tubes is even tested through Government approved laboratories. As a result, collapsible tubes are ISI standardized with scope of any modification as per the customer needs.

Since the market is now flooded with various expertise in packaging products, the caps and closure are the perfect solution for adding value to your product and establishing brand loyalty in the long run.

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Collapsible Aluminum Tube – An Invincible Need of the World’s Major Industries

November 12, 2014


The demand and application for aluminum tubes nowadays is increasing swiftly and the world’s major markets including the pharma tube packaging industry are giving preference to these aluminum tubes due to the widespread benefits they render. A simple collapsible aluminum tube offers a mixed bag that includes a long nozzle, shut spout and internal tubes with a latex lining. These tubes possess exceptional barrier properties against light and air, making them perfect for the pharmaceutical packaging industry.

Applications of collapsible aluminum tube

•    Pharmaceutical industry (packaging of gels, creams and ointments)
•    Adhesive industry
•    Food stuff packaging
•    Home based items (mosquito repellents, shoe polish and cosmetics)
•    Toiletry (shaving cream and toothpaste)

Why are collapsible tubes made of aluminum so popular?

A collapsible aluminum tube offers various benefits to the user which is why they are purchased in bulk by various kinds of manufacturing units. Have a look at some of the major advantages of these tubes, which make them an invincible need of the world’s major industries.

•    They offer complete a damage proof solution (cannot be reused or refilled).
•    The contents inside them remain safe even if there are any pollution threats.
•    The collapsible tubes made of aluminum are hygienic, non-absorbent and non-toxic which is why they can be easily used by small kids.
•    They are lightweight, portable and easy to use.
•    They are manufactured at a decent cost, making them highly profitable as well.
•    These tubes are waxed, lacquered and latexed for bringing in some added barrier properties.

Important Facts Regarding Collapsible Aluminium Tubes

There are various essential facts regarding aluminium collapsible tubes which should be known to a user. Some of these facts are:

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•    A Collapsible Aluminum Tube is manufactured using around 99.7% aluminum slug.
•    They do not cause any synthetic response or reaction with the substance that is present inside.
•    These are non-retentive tubes and they shouldn’t be kept within the reach of a toddler.
•    They are internally latexed and externally coated with white polyester coating.
•    They undergo defect free production due to camera testing techniques that monitor the entire process closely.
•    These tubes are manufactured in different sizes and designs which is why a user can easily distinguish their set of products from others.

Pharma Tube Packaging
With the lives of more and more people becoming dependent on the pharmaceutical and the health care industry, collapsible aluminum Pharma Tube Packaging is playing a crucial role to deliver their promise of maintaining highest standards. The value of packaging and quality checks is immense in almost all the industries which are why these tubes are used for enhancing the quality of packaging.