Melinex & Mylar Polyester (BOPET) Films

Tekra has been selling polyester plastic film in sheets and roll to diverse markets since the 1970s, and our experience shows. Advances in the printing industry led to Tekra seeking strategic alliance partners to support those changes along with meeting the technical and commercial needs of our customers. Today, we continue our proud association with globally recognized Melinex® and Mylar® polyester brands as an authorized distributor of DuPont Teijin Films™. These films are known as biaxially oriented polyethylene terephthalate or BOPET because of the way the film is produced

Tekra offers hardcoating to help PET film resist scratches and abrasions while offering chemical resistance. Tekra’s core polyester PET’s strengths and markets served have remained complementary to those of DuPont Teijin Films™ and include:

  • Medical or Healthcare – Tekra is the exclusive distributor to the North American Medical Diagnostics Market for DuPont Teijin Films™.
  • Printed Electronics – Tekra is known as a reputable and technically competent supplier into membrane switch and related electronic industries.
  • Flexible Circuitry – Tekra offers a wide variety of Melinex® ST heat stabilized and Teonex® PEN high temperature films, suited for demanding applications.
  • Displays – Tekra has years of experience in selecting and coating high clarity optical films for display applications.
  • Industrial Applications – Tekra can match a PET film that meets your performance and cost parameters.
  • Graphic Films – Tekra has served the Graphic Films market for over thirty years with print treated polyester films for virtually every print method.

Melinex® and Mylar® Polyester Films

Melinex® and Mylar® polyester films offer superior optical, physical, mechanical, thermal, and chemical properties. This balance of film properties, produced through biaxial orientation, provides exceptional versatility when compared to other thermo-engineered plastic films. Tekra can offer clear polyester films for applications requiring excellent optical properties, hazy polyester films for various industrial end uses, and opaque white polyester films that works well with pressure sensitive labels, cards, and general printing applications.

Polyester Films Properties

  • Clear Optics
  • Excellent Mechanical Strength
  • Outstanding Dielectric Properties
  • Good Flatness and Coefficient of Friction
  • Tear or Puncture Resistant
  • Inert to Many Chemical Attacks

Tekra inventories Melinex® and Mylar® polyester film in a broad range of product types and gauges. We also apply functional custom coatings to polyester PET films in our clean room coating facility.

PET Film Materials from Tekra

Tekra inventories Melinex® and Mylar® polyester PET films in sheets and rolls in a broad range of product types and thicknesses ranging from 0.48 mil to 14 mil. We can also apply functional custom coatings to PET film materials in our clean room coating facility. Contact us or give us a call to talk with one of our experts regarding your needs or polyester PET film application.

Polyester PET (BOPET) Film Products

Image of Melinex® 339 white polyester film

Features

  • Superb handling properties
  • Pre-treated to promote adhesion to most industrial coatings
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Image of MELINEX® 453 clear polyester film

Features

  • Adhesion to most printing inks and industrial coatings
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Image of MYLAR® A hazy polyester film

Features

  • Balanced tensile properties
  • Excellent resistance to moisture and most chemicals
  • Can withstand temperature extremes from -100°F to 300ºF
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Image of MYLAR® OWF ovenable polyester film

Features

  • Co-extruded
  • One-side amorphous
  • Heat sealable
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Image of MELINEX® 329 white polyester film

Features

  • Superb handling properties
  • Unique glossy finish
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Image of Melinex® 377 clear polyester film

Features

  • Suitable for creating wood grain and muted metallic effects.
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Image of Melinex® 378 clear polyester film

Features

  • Rougher surface than Melinex® 377
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Image of Melinex® 454 clear polyester film

Features

  • Excellent handling
  • Adhesion to most printing inks and industrial coatings
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Image of Melinex® 561 clear polyester film

Features

  • Treated to promote adhesion to many industrial coatings and inks
  • High clarity
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Image of Melinex® STCH21 heat-stabilized polyester film

Features

  • Superior optics
  • Treated one side for adhesion
  • Heat stabilized
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Image of Melinex® STCH22 heat-stabilized polyester film

Features

  • Superior optics
  • Treated on both sides for adhesion
  • Heat stabilized
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Image of Melinex® 455 clear polyester film

Features

  • Excellent handling characteristics
  • Two smooth coatable surfaces
  • Low surface resistance
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Image of Melinex® 515 clear polyester film

Features

  • Good handling properties
  • High clarity
  • Brilliance
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Image of MYLAR® 850H ovenable polyester film

Features

  • Co-extruded
  • One-side amorphous
  • Heat sealable
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Image of MYLAR® 851H ovenable polyester film

Features

  • Co-extruded
  • One-side thicker amorphous
  • Heat sealable
Image of MYLAR® OWF2 ovenable polyester film

Features

  • Co-extruded
  • One-side thicker amorphous
  • Heat sealable
Image of MELINEX® 1311 antistatic polyester film

Features

  • Antistatic properties on both surfaces
  • Improved web handling and safety
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Image of MELINEX® S hazy polyester film

Features

  • General purpose film
  • Excellent handling characteristics
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