RENOLIT SHRINK films are transverse direction orientated (TDO) films. They shrink transversally when exposed to heat. RENOLIT offers 2 ranges for the production of (wine) capsules and sleeves. Product qualities currently available are:

Capsule grades

The capsule film is supplied with a glossy or a matt/semi-mat surface in the following standard colours: Transparent, silver, bright silver, black, white or gold.

  • TD 43 G    glossy film for capsules with 43% shrink - standard grade
  • TD 43 M    matt/semi-matt film for capsules with 43% shrink - standard grade
  • TD 45 G, TD 45 M    for high speed machines. The film has an enhanced shrink compared with the 43 grades

Sleeve grades

The sleeve grades cover the whole Rigid-PVC range from 50% to 65% shrink. Furthermore RENOLIT offers a grade made from PS.

  • TD 50 P    pasteurizable with 50% shrink
  • TD 57 S    steam shrinkable with 57% shrink
  • TD 62 S    suitable for steam tunnels - has a 62% shrink
  • TD 65 S    suitable for steam tunnels - has a 65% shrink
  • TD 72 P    PS grade with 72% shrink, pasteurizable and steam shrinkable


RENOLIT SHRINK film for capsules and sleeves

TD 68 F, PO Film with 68 % shrink and density < 1 kg/l. This is important so that the label can be separated from the PET bottle material for recycling. For more details see download: Renolit TDO shrink film with density less than 1kg per ltr.pdf

All RENOLIT films are food approved (PS film pending). They do not contain heavy metals or plasticizers.