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TRĒVA engineering bioplastic
TRĒVA engineering bioplastic

Eastman Trēva™ engineering bioplastic for cosmetics packaging

With a truly viable biobased material, cosmetics brands can now create sustainable products that don’t compromise on performance.

Put a better face on your brand.

Now, brands no longer need to compromise between performance, aesthetics, and finding more sustainable solutions. Ideal for opaque and color-tinted packaging, Eastman Trēva™ engineering bioplastic gives cosmetics brands what cosmetics give us—confidence.

Made from trees

Trēva is a cellulose-based plastic that offers performance similar to acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) but with lower environmental impact. Sourced from sustainably managed forests, its flowability and dimensional stability empower designers and molders to create intricate thin-walled parts that other thermoplastics can’t handle, reducing waste.

Greater sustainability

Trēva is a biobased material with 45% biocontent—significantly higher than most other bioplastics. It’s sourced from sustainably managed, renewable forests with certification from the Forest Stewardship Council. As a lightweight and versatile bioplastic, BPA-free Trēva also exhibits excellent flow properties, which helps reduce waste on the manufacturing floor . . . or in landfills.

Make it amazing.

•    Show your true colors—Exceptional depth of color and high gloss for opaque applications.

•   Look great over time—Chemical resistance to skin oils ensures packaging won’t crack, become brittle, or discolor over time.

•    Provide a touch of warmth—An inherent warm touch and feel give products functional and useful tactile qualities.

•   Enhance your sustainability story—45% biocontent improves your product and brand sustainability story.

•   Get creative—Excellent flow properties enable thin-walled designs and reduce waste.

•   Make it work—Dimensional stability renders end products both durable and functional.

•   Count on our strength—Impact resistance you can count on means your product will withstand repeated tosses into purses and cluttered drawers.

 

Contact us, and let’s explore how this material will work better for you and your business.

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