Product Highlight Series: MYLAR® PET Film


When it comes to delivering superior results, PolymerFilms is focused on providing you with winning plastic film solutions for impact, freshness, and convenience.
MYLAR® film is a high performance, longer lasting, and versatile PET (polyester) film. MYLAR® packaging film is the preferred choice for any food and beverage product that is fresh or frozen to meals that are ovenable or chilled-ready, making it the perfect packaging substrate. The MYLAR®  brand has film grades that are also suitable for applications in the electronics, industrial specialty, and cast & release markets as well.

A little about MYLAR® film

MYLAR® film is the best PET film choice for anyone searching for a plastic film that is versatile, cost-effective, and reliable.
For more than 60 years, MYLAR® film has been the most recognized brand of the PET product family supplied by DuPont Teijin Films™. It can be seen in a variety of applications ranging from markets in food packaging to graphics & print. MYLAR® polyester film is known to have balanced tensile properties, good adhesion, and excellent moisture barriers with great chemical resistance.
MYLAR® packaging films are best for applications that require dependable heat seal and industrial performances at a cost-effective value. Additionally, the MYLAR® brand has grown is known for its incredible portfolio of lidding and sealant films that have self-venting and extended shelf life properties.
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Benefits of MYLAR®


  • Cost-effective
  • Heat sealing properties
  • Versatile
  • Can withstand temperatures between -100°F to 300°F
  • Self-venting properties
  • Extended shelf life
  • Balanced tensile properties
  • Excellent moisture barrier
  • Great chemical resistance
  • Good adhesion


Common Applications


  • Frozen food packaging
  • Chilled Ready-Meal lidding
  • Ovenable flowwrap
  • Produce lidding
  • Balloons
  • Pouches
  • Electronic capacitors


Common Markets


  • Food & Beverage
  • Graphics / Print
  • Printed Electronics
  • Industrial Films


MYLAR® Packaging Film Overview

Interested in purchasing or learning more about MYLAR® films? Contact your local PolymerFilms team today! As a MYLAR® film distributor, PolymerFilms has friendly customer service representatives that can’t wait to answer your questions and help you customize solutions that fit your specific needs.
Did you know that PolymerFilms offers an array of converting services? Our state of the art facilities save you time and money by allowing us to custom cut to size orders and are dedicated to providing you best-in-class customer service and convenience.
Contact your local PolymerFilms team today for more information!

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