Eastman Cristal™ copolyester is a high-flow product that is designed and engineered specifically for cosmetics packaging applications with a luxurious feel. With its unsurpassed color and clarity and an unmatched ability to mold thick parts, Cristal is clearly a well-suited copolyester for premium cosmetics packaging.
Cristal EV600—A new evolution in The Glass Polymer™ family of cosmetic materials
Eastman Cristal™ EV600 copolyester is a high-flow polymer with the polish and feel of glass. An evolution in The Glass Polymer™ family of cosmetic materials, Cristal EV600 achieves a deep and colorless transparency with superior luminosity. Moreover, it outperforms other copolyesters with better gate aesthetics. The result is a luxurious sparkling effect—making Cristal EV600 the new standard for cosmetics packaging, especially for medium- to thick-walled applications.
Ease of processing
Cristal EV600 is the preferred copolyester for premium cosmetics packaging—immediately communicating luxury and quality. It demonstrates an unmatched ability to mold medium- and thick- walled transparent parts, making it a preferred choice for molders creating complex and captivating shapes.
A high-flow and versatile polymer, Cristal EV600 is suited for single and dual-shot molding.
Other processing advantages include:
- Ultrasonic welding
- Minimal whitening or mushrooming at the gate
- Chemical compatibility without regulatory concerns
- Easy color dispersion
- Compatibility with common decoration technologies, such as silk screening, tamper—evident features, and hot stamping
Chemical compatibility without regulatory concerns
With excellent chemical resistance, Cristal EV600 helps protect the integrity of products and maintain brand image. This ensures consumers experience products at their best, from the first luxurious moment to the last. And it’s not manufactured with halogens, heavy metals, BPA, arsenic, chlorides, nitriles, styrene, OGMs, or
ortho-phthalates. This makes Cristal EV600 suitable for most skin care and color cosmetics.