The Utilization of POVAL FILM in Industrial Applications

The characteristics of Water-soluble POVAL FILM and mold-release film are leveraged for their use in a wide range of applications, such as with agricultural chemicals, dyes, and building materials.

Strengths and Characteristics of Use in Industrial Applications

Water-Soluble POVAL FILM

  1. Soluble in cold water or hot water
  2. Suitable as packaging film
  3. Has superior resistance to oils and chemicals
  4. Has superior gas-barrier properties
  5. Is well-suited to processing and fabrication

Industrial-Use POVAL FILM

  1. Is a film with high release properties
  2. Can be used as a protective film
  3. Also suitable for deep drawing
  4. Can also be used at forming temperatures of between 180℃ and 200℃
  5. Wide-width film also available

Introduction of Industrial Application Products

Brand information

A wide range of brands are available according to the application.

Technical information

Introduces data related to performance and physical properties.

Information by application

Concrete application examples are introduced.


Frequently asked questions and answers regarding KURARAY POVAL FILM can be found here.

Examples of Actual UseClick here for details

Unit-Packaging of Agricultural Chemicals (Water-Soluble POVAL FILM)

In Japan, Water-soluble POVAL FILM is used as packaging for so-called "jumbo formulations" in which packaged herbicide granules are thrown directly into rice paddies. Overseas, it is widely used as packaging for wettable powders, such as insecticides and disinfectants.