Direct Thermal Films

Appvion’s direct thermal film products offer excellent barrier properties for unique applications that require resistance to high plasticizer content adhesives that may migrate through paper sheets. These films provide durability, resistance, and sharp imaging for increased water resistance and sheet strength.

Explore Our Film Solutions

Appvion’s direct thermal film product line is ideal for pressure-sensitive and non-pressure sensitive applications where paper products cannot provide the required resistance. Our films are perfect for barcode applications needing a variety of lifespan and heat sensitivity requirements. Our high-strength portfolio is designed to meet specific variable information printing needs for a variety of applications and environments.

Optimal Performance

Our film portfolio is compatible with today’s direct thermal printers, producing quality images that support high-speed printing requirements.

Exceptional Converting

Appvion’s direct thermal film materials provide outstanding converting characteristics such as perforating, fan-folding, die-cutting, and foil stamping.

Consistent Readability

Appvion’s film solutions provide end-users with consistent readability, featuring sharp, high-contrast imaging for effective barcode scanning.

CleanSlate Film



CALIPER (mils): 3.1

BASIS WEIGHT (g/m2): 59.5




  • Long-term indoor and outdoor applications
  • Industrial applications
  • Horticulture
PolyTherm® 300-10.0
PolyTherm® 600-6.0
PolyTherm® 300-4.1
PolyTherm® 300-3.4D
PolyTherm® 300-3.0D
PolyTherm® 200-3.8
PolyTherm® 200-3.2
PolyTherm® 190-4.1
PolyTherm® Clear 300-3.0
PolyTherm® Hotmelt 300-4.1
PolyTherm® Hotmelt 300-3.4D
PolyTherm® Hotmelt 300-3.0D
OPTIMA® Wristband 6.0

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CleanSlate™ is a topcoated thermal film facestock that is made with a nonreactive chemistry, free from BPA and BPS.


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PolyTherm® Clear
PolyTherm® Hotmelt

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