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Advantages of Aluminum Tubes in Packaging

July 13, 2015


Aluminium offers optimal protection by offering an impermeable metal barrier to light, UV rays, water vapour, oxygen and micro-organisms.

When used in packaging sensitive products such as pharmaceuticals Aluminium is hygienic, non-toxic and non-tainting.

The aluminium barrier also plays a vital role of keeping the contents fresh and protecting them from external influences, thereby guaranteeing a long shelf-life.

The popularity regarding this metal inside the packaging market is principally as a result of metal’s natural resistance to corrosion.

Aluminum tubes for ointments packaging are manufactured using high quality aluminum metal. The internal coat of collapsible aluminum tubes is non-reactive as it is coated with a DMF Grade Lacquer which is why they are used across the world for a number of purposes.

 

Aluminum Tubes in Packaging

 

Key Features:-

• Due to lacquer coating in the inner walls the drug interaction with bear metal is NIL.
• In finite Closure options.
• 100% Customized product.
• No suck back tendency, so risk of contamination is minimal.
• 100% recyclable.
• Tamper proof.
• Collapsible.

Aluminum is one of the purest metal, which is abundantly found across the globe. Moreover, it is cost effective and offers several benefits to the users. It is made from 99.7% pure Aluminum slugs.

Our Company is a stock point for Montebello packaging and is the only authorized Supplier for DMF grade Pharmaceuticals Tubes in whole of Asia. The tubes being US FDA approved are widely accepted for Regulated markets.

Technical assistance with regards to Tubes is always provided to the Clients which helps them in Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) filling.

 

Collapsible Tubes

Suppliers of Collapsible Tubes

March 21, 2015


We at Sorbead India strive hard to meet the ever increasing demand of the market never compromising on the quality standards yet make it more attractive and eye pleasing. We are the stock point of Montebello Packaging in whole Asia and offers US FDA approved Collapsible Tubes.

Now a day’s collapsible tube have gained huge demand in Cosmetic as well as Pharmaceutical Industry. The tubes are DMF registered.

Our product Aluminum and Laminate tubes are consumed by many well know Pharma companies and till date have never come across any issues. The tubes are made from High quality raw materials.

Sorbead India is the name that you can rely upon as far as acquiring high end FDA approved products. The high quality collapsible tubes offered by the company are always in demand and several suppliers consistently purchase them to make their work simpler.

Various companies opt for customized tubes that are specifically created as per their needs. Such tubes are highly durable in nature as they can easily withstand a lot of pressure and also keep the drug safe even when the weather conditions are unfavorable.

Dia Available:-

½” – 12.7 mm
¾” – 19mm
7/8” – 22mm
1” – 25mm
1 7/64” – 28mm
1 3/16” – 30mm
1 11/32” – 34mm
1 ½” – 38mm
2” – 49.5 mm

The length available is from minimum 51 mm to max 178mm .

Neck available are also – Nasal, Extended Nozzle Tip.

Uses of Collapsible Tubes:

• Pharmaceutical Industries
• Toiletry
• Cosmetics
• Food Product Packaging

Advantages:

• 100% Product Protection.
• User Friendly
• Hygienic
• Elegant & Attractive
• Leak Proof
• Wide Range of Closures
• Neck and Tip Dispensing options

Aluminum Tubes for Cosmetic Packaging

March 19, 2015


Collapsible Aluminum Tubes have excellent barrier properties against light and air and are appropriate for sensitive products including Pharmaceutical products. Appropriate packaging plays a vital role in enhancing the product quality and efficacy.

With the use of high-speed dry offset printing methods with up to 5 colour capability to decorate tubes with vivid dense color makes the tube more attractive. The tubes being absolute tailor made product, any dia and length can be manufactured as per the Client’s requirement. Product application plays a vital role in Packaging, as it is the prime factor to determine the type of Packaging.

Our commitment as an Aluminum tube supplier to preserve the environment is fulfilled as our tubes are made from highest purity Aluminum which is the world’s #1 recycled material. The Aluminum tube continues this commitment until the user is finished with their product and the aluminum tubes are recycled.

Salient features of Tubes are as:-

• Internal coating and liners
• Crimp Sealants
• Product delivery options
• Cap resins
• Tamper resistant features

Advantages of Aluminum Tubes:-

1. Light in weight
2. Coating
3. Unlimited Graphics
4. 100 % Customized product
5. No suck back so risk of contamination is less
6. 100 % recyclable

Applications:-

• Toiletry & Cosmetics – Hair Color, Shaving Creams etc.
• Adhesive industry
• Pharmaceutical Industry – Creams and Ointment

Popular Products Packed in Aluminum tubes:-
• Creams
• Hair Color
• Face wash
• Scrubs etc.

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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.

Pharmaceutical Packaging Tubes
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.

Aluminium and Laminated Tubes

January 20, 2015


Aluminium and laminated tubes can be used for a large number of packaging solutions for lotions and creams.The important criteria are that aluminium as a metal is neutral in nature and does not react with the lotions packed within.

It has excellent protective properties and being versatile inherently, it can be shaped and formed to almost any kind of tube shape that is desired. It also, possesses the potential to resist the absorption of oxygen from its surface, thereby avoiding any kind of contamination possible to the packed contents over long periods of time.

The multiple uses of aluminium and laminated tubes

Aluminium Tubes: These can come in a variety of different kinds of tubes that can produce a pearlescent effect with an open or a sealed or closed hole depending on the contents packed inside. They can come with specially designed seals and nozzles and with enamelled shoulders and a glossy surface finish that reflects light away from it. Besides, these tubes can also come in capsule shaped forms.

Laminated Tubes: These tubes are more useful for the protection of sensitive products that can include food items, ophthalmic solutions, dental and metric threads, including velvet. They can be fitted with special nozzles and also be presented in capsule forms.

One of the most distinctive characteristics of these tubes is that apart from the protective or barrier qualities of aluminium, they give a soft plastic like feel. Lamination offers immense possibilities for state of the art printing. This not only makes the tubes eye catching, but, they also contribute to their marketability. It is important to note that these tubes can be decorated by hot printing on glazed lacquers.

Aluminum Tube
Aluminium Lotion Tubes offer high safety and preservation qualities. After all, many of the lotions are used for ophthalmic purposes, mouth ulcer gels and several other similar applications that are needed to be induced in the human body.

Laminated tubes for lotionThe other important benefit that these Aluminium and Laminated Tubes offer is that they can come in a variety of tube diameters and length, depending on the amount of lotion that is required to be packed in them. Also, they are produced from multi layer foils with an aluminium or plastic (EVOH) barrier and are light and hygienic and offer a safe mode of packaging, including the protection against any leakages and wastage.

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.

Pharmaceutical Packaging Tubes

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:

Pharmaceutical Packaging Tubes
•    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.