Technical specifications | Our team

Share your expectations and needs with our team and they will guide you to ensure the maximization of the visual design of your product.


Plastube is known to be a real partner for its customers. Our technical lab and computer graphics are the cornerstones of their expertise and success.


The mission of our technical team is to accompany our customers through each stage of the production of our plastic tube and to optimize the visual design of their tube packaging. For more information on the various technical aspects related to the creation of your tube, see the following sections:

Technical specifications | Components


COMPONENTS

You will find in the following images a vocabulary that will enable your team to identify the components and the manufacturing steps of your tube.

Colorant, resin, head, sleeve, shoulders, orifice, head style, open end, basic extrusion, extruded tube, printing and finishing, finished tube.


Technical specifications  | Sleeves


SLEEVES' TYPES


MONOLAYER

When a protective barrier is not required, the polyethylene tube is the ideal packaging for your product.



COEXTRUSION and IMAGEFORM (ABL-PBL)

The coextruded tube has an EVOH barrier protection property.



ILLUMIFOIL

ILLUMIFOIL offers a seamless metal tube combining optimal barrier properties to a brilliant finish. This is an ideal packaging for pharmaceutical and cosmetic products.






Technical specifications | Head


HEAD

There are a multitude of sizes and head styles to meet the needs of every customer.









Technical specifications | Closures


CLOSURES

There are several types of closures that allow you to add the finishing touch to the visual design of your tube packaging. We offer a metallic on some closures as well as custom color matching.



STAND-UP LUBE NOZZLE CAP
49mm | 2"

Various colors available

STAND-UP SMOOTH CAP
30 mm | 1 3/16" . 35mm | 1 3/8" . 39m | 1 1/2'' . 49mm | 2''

Custom colors and metallized finish available

STAND-UP RIBBED CAP
30 mm | 1 3/16" . 35mm | 1 3/8" . 39m | 1 1/2'' . 49mm | 2''

Custom colors and metallized finish available

OCTAGONAL CAP
30 mm | 1 3/16" . 35mm | 1 3/8" .39m | 1 1/2''

Various colors available

FLIP TOP CAP
30 mm | 1 3/16" . 35mm | 1 3/8" . 39m | 1 1/2'' . 49mm | 2''

Custom colors and metallized finish available

SNAP SPOUT CAP
39mm | 1 1/2"

Various colors available

CENTER DISPENSING CAP
 35mm | 1 3/8" . 49mm | 2''

Custom colors and metallized finish available

METALLIZED OVERSHELL CAP
30 mm | 1 3/16" . 35mm | 1 3/8" . 39m | 1 1/2'' . 49mm | 2''

Custom colors available