UK-based Gwalia Packaging Group introduces injection molded PP Top Twister opening aid for containers sealed with child-resistant or standard closures; product has six graduated gripping ribs made of PP or HDPE, fits closures sized between 20mm and 38mm
CROYDON, England , April 7, 2014 (Plastics and Rubber Weekly (CBNB Abstracts) ) – Gwalia has introduced an opening aid for containers that are sealed with child-resistant or standard closures. The "Top Twister," made from a single-piece injection moulded polystyrene, has six graduated gripping ribs and would fit any closure sized between 20mm and 38 mm. It also has gripping ribs made with softer PP or HDPE. The product, based on cosumer trials, has provided a noticeable increase in opening ease. Gwalia is a packaging firm based in South Wales, UK.