Tecpak Terminology

MTE

 

Mechanical Tamper Evident – Tear Downwards

 

 

 

NMTE

 

Non Mechanical Tamper Evident

 

 

 

SAP Lid

 

Stiff, High Integrity Seal for Liquids, Oils, etc

 

 

 

SL Lid

 

Pliable Medium Integrity Seal for Semi Solids.  Consumer Friendly

 

 

 

HL Lid

 

Low Security Seal (originally developed for the Honey Industry)

 

 

 

Overlid

 

Foil / Membrane Sealing

 

 

 

IML able

 

Capable of Moulding with an In Mould Label

 

 

 

Full Wrap

 

The IML extends to the full height of the tub and wraps around the full circumference of the tub leaving no area to view the contents of the tub

 

 

 

Short Wrap

 

The IML extends to the full height of the tub, but does not wrap around the full circumference of the tub.  This enables the product to be seen.

 

 

 

Short Label (Height)

 

The IML does not extend to the full height of the tub but does wrap around the full circumference of the tub.  The label is situated at the base of the container allowing product to be viewed at the top.  This is not possible to place the label at the top of the container in order to allow the contents to be viewed at the bottom of the tub.