Barrier Films

KURARAY POVAL™ has excellent film-forming capabilities that range from paper and adhesive applications to food packaging.

For food packaging applications, KURARAY POVAL™ creates a strong odor and aroma barrier, preserves food freshness, and extends shelf life. It is 100 percent biodegradable and post-consumer recyclable.


  • Water-resistant
  • Odor barrier (EXCEVAL™)
  • Food-safe
  • Gas barrier (EXCEVAL™)
  • Recyclable
  • Biodegradable
  • Oil- and grease-resistant (EXCEVAL™)


  • Dry food packaging
  • Bulk food packaging
  • Grease-resistant paper