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FLEXcon® NEXgen™ Polypropylene - Five-Year Outdoor Durability

First-to-the-industry robust alternative to vinyl for durable labeling.

FLEXcon® NEXgen™ polypropylene films offer equivalent performance to vinyl at a comparable price.

Get the durability required in a non-vinyl alternative.

  • For consumer durables, electronics, industrial, and transportation applications
  • Dimensional stability and 5-year outdoor durability based on 2500 hrs. Xenon Arc
  • UL/cUL/CSA-recognized

We performed weathering studies comparing FLEXcon® NEXgen™ PP films to our flexible white and frosty clear vinyls and revealed no significant performance difference between the two film types. We assessed total color change (Delta E) and physical degradation in the films over prolonged exposure. FLEXcon® NEXgen™ had comparable performance to control PVCs for each color (Note: a Delta E value below 2 is not observable to the human eye and, therefore, would be considered a successful test result). View the two graphs below for details.

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PVC PP Test Results

Enjoy comparable printability to vinyl with our topcoat technology.

  • Print via resin and wax/resin thermal transfer; UV and solvent screen; UV, solvent, and water flexo; laser (toner); and narrow-format UV inkjet.
  • Topcoat provides excellent surface smoothness for consistent print quality.

Stop paying for expensive dies.

Have the freedom to create unique label shapes and easily change them without die costs.

Get the products you need when you need them.

  • Choose from white and clear on either a 50-lb Kraft post-consumer waste roll-form liner (WPP344 or CPP344) or a 7.0 mil white lay flat, two-side polycoated sheet-form liner (WPP344S or CPP344S)
  • Available in 60" masters and some products are available in pre-slit rolls
  • Order pre-slit rolls through your FLEXcon representative
    • Same-day shipping when order is placed by 2 PM Monday – Friday in the time zone of the shipping location.

Transition to polypropylene for durable labeling applications now.