Slitting in recycled plastic film

The plastic film processing industry participates in the circular economy to reduce the environmental foot print. Many new film products are produced with substantial content of recycled plastics.

Secure your high quality standards in agricultural films

Well engineered agricultural mulch films and bale wrapping stretch films have become increasingly important. Fierce competition in these films market has led to stronger films in terms of mechanical performance and lifetime. All efforts to produce excellent films can be lost due to poor slitting (high reels, breaking of the web and jagged edges).

FORTIUS + : a new FORTIUS development

For slitting very abrasive and though web material, the FORTIUS tungsten carbide blade might be the right choice for optimal results.

In the continuous search to make the best even better, Fortisblades developed the Fortius + .

Importance of Film Slitting

Film slitting is critically important in film production, especially with state-of-the-art tough films. When performed well, slitting can provide smooth winding and less wrinkling of film. However, poor cuts can generate a series of many negative effects.