Patent Number: 8,794,837

Title: Container material including tear-compliant opening system and method of production

Abstract: A composite material to be used in construction of a container includes a tear compliant area in the form of a non-bonded strip between composite material layers designed to allow a user to more easily open the package and remove the contents. The non-bonded tear compliant strip incorporated in the composite material may also embody additional tear proponents in the form of perforations, slits or other material weakening feature included in the outside layer of the material.

Inventors: Hanus; John P. (Hartland, WI)


International Classification: B65D 65/28 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018