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Sustainable and Recyclable Pharmaceutical Blister Films

Discover the future of sustainable pharmaceutical blister packaging with kpNext® R1. As the world's first and still the best, recyclable blister film designed for the RIC 1 recycling stream, kpNext® R1 marks a significant step towards a greener, more eco-conscious industry. Say goodbye to traditional non-recyclable blister films and embrace a solution that not only meets but exceeds your sustainability goals while seamlessly integrating into your existing manufacturing processes. Experience the next generation of pharmaceutical blister packaging innovation with kpNext® R1.

Verifications and Certificates

At kp, we prioritize transparency and credibility in our sustainability claims. That's why we proudly hold a recyclability certificate from RecyClass for kpNext® R1. This third-party verification ensures that our blister film meets stringent recycling standards, giving you confidence in its recyclability and environmental impact. With kpNext® R1, you can trust that your packaging choices are backed by industry-recognized certification, aligning with your commitment to sustainability.


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kpNext® R1 Applications

Over-The-Counter (OTC) medications
Ethical/perscription medications
Generic medications
Nutraceutical and dietary supplements
Veterinary medications

kpNext R1 Benefits

Recyclable Logo Certified recyclable in the RIC 1 stream.
Plug & Play Icon Plug and play solution that will not slow down production lines.
Alternative material icon Sustainable alternative to traditional, non-recyclable blister film material.
Unmatched clarity providing an enhanced consumer experience.
Global source of supply for ease of ordering.

kpNext® R1 Pharmaceutical Blister Films

Discover the versatile benefits of kpNext® R1 pharmaceutical blister films which are certified recyclable in the RIC 1 stream, making it a sustainable alternative to traditional non-recyclable blister film material. Its plug-and-play design ensures seamless integration into production lines without slowing them down, while its unmatched clarity enhances the consumer experience. With kpNext® R1, you not only contribute to a greener future but also benefit from a global source of supply for easy ordering and reliable performance across pharmaceutical applications. Elevate your packaging standards with kpNext® R1 for sustainable, efficient, and consumer-friendly solutions.

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kpNext® R1: Plug & Play Solution

Discover the seamless integration of kpNext® R1 into your current production setup. Our innovative blister film is designed as a plug-and-play solution, ensuring a smooth transition without the need for costly retooling or line speed reductions. With kpNext® R1, you can elevate your sustainability efforts without disrupting your workflow, making it easier than ever to embrace eco-conscious pharmaceutical packaging solutions. Experience the convenience and efficiency of kpNext® R1 for a greener tomorrow.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Can kpNext be recycled along with PET bottles?

kpNext has been 3rd party certified to meet the highest standards for recyclability in the RIC 1 PET recycling stream.

What applications may kpNext be used for?

kpNext R1 film is well suited for Over-The-Counter (OTC), ethicals, generics, nutraceuticals and veterinary medicines.

What thickness range is available for kpNext?

The film is available from 191 - 500 micron.

Will the use of kpNext cost more?

kpNext R1 has a total cost of ownership that is equivalent to traditional blister packaging materials. 

Will a barrier option for kpNext become available?

The kpNext brand has grown to include kpNext® RB5 which is a certified recyclable, PP blister with barrier properties equivalent to 90gsm PVdC coated films.


Don't miss out on exploring our extensive range of pharmaceutical blister packaging films. From high-barrier films to mono-layer options and everything in between, kp offers a diverse and customizable selection to meet your specific packaging needs.

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In addition to our top-notch pharmaceutical blister packaging films, we also provide our BlisterPro® XCEL services tailored to optimize your pharmaceutical packaging. From design and prototype to regulatory guidance, our services ensure efficiency, quality, and innovation every step of the way. Explore how kp can enhance your packaging solutions with our comprehensive services.

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