PaperSeal™ Barrier-Lined Paperboard Trays 

Our innovative PaperSeal™ tray portfolio includes modified atmosphere packaging and vacuum skin packaging solutions, offering brands and retailers the opportunity to replace high-barrier plastic trays with a barrier-lined paperboard alternative. Including PaperSeal Original, PaperSeal Skin, PaperSeal Slice, PaperSeal Wedge, PaperSeal Cook and PaperSeal Shape, the range includes formats for almost any application.  

We understand that the transition to paperboard packaging is a priority for many of our customers, and it’s clear that sustainable paperboard packaging solutions must meet the functionality and performance of existing tray designs. 

Developed in partnership with G. Mondini, a world leader in tray sealing technology, PaperSeal trays offer an effective and sustainable alternative to plastic trays. 

PaperSeal™ Barrier-Lined Paperboard Trays 

PaperSeal Barrier-Lined Benefits

Sustainability Benefits
  • PaperSeal trays use 80-90% less plastic than traditional trays 
  • The paperboard is produced from renewable fiber sourced from sustainably managed forests 
Consumer Experience Benefits
Consumer Experience
  • Easy separation of film liner from the paperboard after use, promoting recycling 
Operational Efficiency Benefits
Operational Efficiency
  • Trays can be supplied formed or flat, the latter resulting in lower transport emissions compared to formed plastic trays 


PaperSeal Barrier-Lined Paperboard Tray Solutions

Consumers today are seeking alternatives to plastic packaging, and the PaperSeal range of trays helps them to reduce plastic while still enjoying equivalent shelf-life and ease of use.

PaperSeal™ Original Barrier-Lined Paperboard Tray
PaperSeal™ Original Tray

The PaperSeal™ Original fiber-based tray, an alternative to traditional MAP trays, is ideal for fresh and processed meat and fish applications, salads, fruit, pasta, and more.

PaperSeal™ Skin Tray for Fresh and Processed Meats
PaperSeal™ Skin Tray

The PaperSeal™ Skin tray is a fiber-based alternative to traditional plastic vacuum skin packaging (VSP) trays for fresh and processed protein applications, delivering a reduction in plastic of 80 – 90 percent. 

PaperSeal™ Cook Tray for Oven and Microwave-Ready Meals
PaperSeal™ Cook Tray

The PaperSeal™ Cook tray is a fiber-based tray for oven and microwave-ready chilled and frozen food applications. 

PaperSeal™ Shape Tray for Ready-to-Eat Food
PaperSeal™ Shape Tray

The PaperSeal™ Shape tray is the latest addition to the multi-award-winning PaperSeal fiber-based tray portfolio. Offering round, deep and multicompartment options, it’s ideal for fresh, prepared fruit and salads, dips, and chilled ready-to-eat foods where a modified atmosphere is required to maintain shelf life. 

PaperSeal Slice™ Tray for Sliced Meats and Cheeses
PaperSeal Slice™ Tray

The PaperSeal Slice™ tray offers a sustainable alternative to traditional thermoformed trays for sliced meats and cheeses, delivering a plastic reduction of up to 75 percent, depending on application. 

PaperSeal™ Wedge Tray for Sliced Meats and Cheeses
PaperSeal™ Wedge Tray

Our innovative PaperSeal™ Wedge tray is ideal for sliced meats and cheeses. It is a barrier-lined paperboard alternative to thermoformed plastic trays alternative. 

Fileni Transitions Meat Packs to Fiber-Based Alternative, Reducing Plastic Usage By 80-90%

Fileni wanted to transition the existing packaging
on its top-tier Bio range to a sustainable paper-based solution that encouraged circularity, without
compromising on freshness.