Choose the right film !

STERIMED is proud to introduce its first recyclable thermoformable flexible film developed and manufactured together with Green Sail, a member of the STERIMED Group, to answer your flexible Packaging needs. Green Sail, based in Fuzhou, China, is the STERIMED Group Center of Excellence for film bottom web materials.

The STERIMED Group teams developed the new EthyForm® RXPA, a recyclable extension of the EthyForm® XPA series, a multilayer coextruded PA/PE formable films. EthyForm® RXPA films are designed to be used on Form Fill Seal packaging lines as a bottom film for the packaging of sterilized medical devices.

EthyForm® RXPA films address various medical devices profiles with a wide range of available thicknesses, from 90 μm to 220 μm, from shallow to deep draw, and for light or heavier medical devices.



EthyForm® RXPA is the right choice to reduce your impact in plastic use and waste on planet Earth. 81% of the Ethyform® RXPA thermoformable flexible film are recyclable in the plastic – LDPE pathway (Cyclos certified).  

Sterimed pioneers the development of sustainable packaging solutions that meet the healthcare industry's strict requirements. The central point of all our activities is our customers' expectations and high standards.


Resistant and Safe

EthyForm® RXPA films’ biocompatible chemistry, designed for medical applications, is very stable over time as well as during sterilization processes.
Combined with excellent performance in standard mechanical tests such as puncture, stretch, or tensile, EthyForm® RXPA films are both resistant and safe.


Excellent Sealing and Aseptic Opening

EthyForm® RXPA films sealing layer technology offers seal strength levels fitting each application requirement with uncompromised sealing integrity and it offers excellent aseptic opening.
This proprietary technology allows large operating windows to support higher productivity.

Optimized and Qualified to seal
to Polybond® and Ethypel® top webs

STERIMED offers you unique expertise for both top and bottom webs: EthyForm® RXPA, developed by our Green Sail teams, and Ethypel® and Polybond® top web materials are designed to match.
The consolidated qualification information available for the combined materials will help you efficiently build your packaging validation documentation.

100% designed
for medical applications

Our operations are dedicated to medical devices application: we know and share your requirements regarding Quality and Safety. EthyForm® RXPA films are manufactured in ISO Class 8 cleanrooms by medical manufacturing qualified staff in an ISO 9001 certified site. EthyForm® RXPA films are fully compliant to ISO 11607-1 standards.