PET Film Substrate Manufacturing

A Winning Combination

You visualize new ideas, products, and materials. We can bring them to life using Kodak films.

Why should your vision be built on Kodak's capabilities? Kodak brings experienced process development, manufacturing and standardized commercialization processes. Our success is the result of sophisticated technology, outstanding quality that meets precise optical requirements and a steadfast commitment to health, safety and the environment.

Empowering Success

For more than 50 years Kodak has manufactured Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) films. Our extensive film manufacturing knowledge is now available to you as a base to build your products and applications upon.

Let Kodak offer your business the opportunity to achieve success by building on KODAK ESTAR Film products. Our workforce follows stringent standards – a Six Sigma Black Belt focus on quality, a rigorous change management process, statistical design approaches and unsurpassed manufacturing process control. These design processes enable us to create complex film bases that meet your specific needs.

Success, both yours and ours, extends beyond just our ability to manufacture a consistent high-quality product in North America. Reliability means we deliver high-quality products to your facility—on time.

KODAK Highly Conductive Films

KODAK ESTAR Films (Polyester)

Kodak is the second oldest polyester producer in the world. We currently manufacture more than 75 different polyester films from 4 mil to 7.5 mil in thickness and up to 56 inches wide. Products include general purpose films, optically clear films and highly conductive films for use in displays using resistive and projective capacitive applications.

Product Features

One or two-sided in-line coating offers opportunity for reduced costs versus off-line coating

  • Up to three coatings per side of sheet
  • Adhesion promoting
  • Antistatic coatings
  • Adhesion promoting coatings for inks
  • Gel layers
  • Uncoated films

Surface quality: products are manufactured with minimal surface contact, then scanned to meet the stringent requirements for optical applications

Heat stabilized films completed in line (4 to 7.5 mil)

  • MD and TD shrinkage of 0.2% or less
  • Optical quality
  • Cost effective

Low haze growth films

  • Minimize haze growth when exposed to elevated processing temperatures
  • Proprietary process can be used with or without coatings

Highly conductive films

  • Resistivity of 300 to 150 ohms per square
  • Invisible pattern if desired
  • Single or dual sided

KODAK Polyester Films are available to meet your specific requirements. Kodak has the ability to work with you to manufacture specialized films to meet your requirements in a cost effective and timely manner.

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