Moulding

RPC Astrapak is an innovative leader in design, development, technology and manufacturing of moulded and formed packaging. RPC Astrapak's Moulding Division is the biggest of the Group's two divisions and falls within the rigid plastic packaging spectrum.

About Moulding

 

With six plants across South Africa, Moulding provides a range of markets with superior quality plastic packaging solutions. From the petrochemical market to the cosmetics, food and personal care markets, RPC Astrapak ensures that their client’s premium product is packaged to the highest quality standards.

 

Technology

 

A wide range of closures, jars, bottles, tubes, trays, cups, tubs and other plastic containers up to a size of five litres are manufactured through the process of extrusion-blow moulding (EBM), injection-blow moulding (IBM) and injection moulding (IM). Decorative techniques include foiling, pressure sensitive labelling, sleeving and printing. RPC Astrapak Marcom serves the dairy market and manufactures thin walled injection-moulded tubs, containers, lids and cups for dairy applications – with in-mould labelling and offset decoration technologies.

 
 

Markets

Moulding services the automotive lubricant and industrial chemical, food, personal care, home care and cosmetic markets offering customised product to customer’s specifications.

 

Products

 

RPC Astrapak's versatile range of products include plain and printed jars, closures and tubes for the personal care market, closures, bottles for the homecare market, roll-on balls, deodorant bottles, multi-polymer containers and closures for various applications, containers for lubricant and petrochemical applications, and personal care and pharmaceutical grade components.

 

Manufacturing sites

40 Marseilles Crescent, Briardene Industrial Park, Durban, 4051 KZN

40 Marseilles Crescent, Briardene Industrial Park, Durban, 4051 KZN

 
18 Surprise Road, Pinetown, 3610 KZN

18 Surprise Road,
Pinetown, 3610
KZN

 
20 Mahogany Road, Mahogany Ridge, Pinetown, 3610 KZN

20 Mahogany Road, Mahogany Ridge, Pinetown, 3610 KZN

 
3 Mack Road, Prospecton, 4001 KZN

3 Mack Road, Prospecton, 4001
KZN

 
2 Osmond Street, Wilsonia, 5247 EAST LONDON

2 Osmond Street, Wilsonia, 5247
EAST LONDON

 
100 Pepler Street, Rosslyn, 0200 GAUTENG

100 Pepler Street, Rosslyn, 0200
GAUTENG