IML Grades

Multiple Grades of YUPO IML to fit your packaging design needs.

Yupo Corporation’s Research & Development teams are constantly modifying and testing new grades of iml papers that will increase value for our customers and provide new levels of sustainability. Our already clean processes are always reviewed for increased efficiency. Here are just a few grades, and there are many more to follow:

  • YUPOUltraClear® – for a clear no-label look on clear or colored bottles
  • PP – created for polypropylene bottles
  • UV – for UV printing processes
  • YUPO Sustainable – for significant source reduction
  • YUPO Metallic – adds light and flash to razor sharp color

YUPO Synthetic Substrate grades possess the attributes that designers and manufacturers require for extraordinary results:

  • Super Smooth
  • Prints Consistently and Effortlessly
  • Holds Ink with Razor-Sharp Precision
  • Durable
  • Wipes Clean
  • Waterproof
  • Will Not Tear
IML Product Comparison Chart
Grade Family
ITE
AISE
AIUE
IZE
UAIB
AIFR
LJR
Label Type
Opaque
Opaque
Opaque
Opaque
Clear
Opaque
Opaque
Thickness (micron)
105
105, 120
80, 105, 130
105
80, 100, 120
120
80
Molding Process
Bottle/Part Resin Type
Blow Molding
HDPE
HDPE
HDPE
PP
HDPE
HDPE, PP
Injection Molding
PE, PP
PE, PP
PE, PP
PE, PP
PE, PP
PE, PP
Printing Process
Conventional
UV Offset
UV Flexo
*
Gravure
Die Cutting
Rotary
High Dies / PMC
Performance
Surface Texture
Blow Molding
Textured
Textured
Smooth
Textured
Smooth
Textured
Textured
Injection Molding
Smooth
Smooth
Smooth
Smooth
Smooth
Smooth
Smooth
Anti-Stat
Print side only
Both sides
Both sides
Both sides
Adh. side only
Print side only
Both sides
Blow Molding Window
Moderate
Large
Moderate
Large
Limited
Large
Application
CPG, Durables
CPG
CPG
CPG
CPG, Durables
Durables
CPG

* Requires corona treatment prior to printing.
CPG: Consumer Product Goods
Durables: Durable Goods