Cast PP Extrusion

This is the latest addition to Skymark's extrusion capability and was commissioned at our Scunthorpe site in September 2012. The multilayer 2.8 metre wide high output line is specifically designed to support the UK market by offering high quality locally produced CPP films for many market sectors.

The SKYLENE range of Cast Polypropylene films offers the following benefits:-

  • Outstanding optical properties
  • High transparency
  • High gloss
  • Excellent moisture resistance
  • High mechanical stiffness
  • Excellent multi-layer seal
  • Good printability
  • Compliance with food regulation
  • High puncture resistance


The markets and applications for these materials can be very diverse and include:

  • CPP for lamination applications
  • Cast polypropylene films are ideal for produce wrap due to their high puncture resistance, excellent sealing and optical properties.  Food applications can also include flexible packaging for retort and lidding applications.
  • Optically  clear cast polypropylene film is engineered  to meet the demanding requirements with excellent sealing properties

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