Films and laminates you can rely on

Everyday, everywhere, we are working to offer you the best materials for your individual needs. As a preferred partner of leading global brands, RKW is recognized world-wide for the highest performance standards of its products and its continual search for resource-saving solutions. With more than 60 years of experience in film manufacture, RKW's worldwide foot print offers a vast range of materials for the hygiene and medical sector from 7 film production sites.

Key benefits:

  • Centers of Competence that guarantee uniformity in quality and specifications
  • Expertise in printing
  • Ultra-light materials
  • Customized levels of breathability

Key applications:

  • Baby diapers and pants
  • Feminine hygiene products: sanitary napkins, pads and liners
  • Adult incontinence diapers, pads, pants, and underpads

Key brands: RKW HyCare®, Hyfol® HyLite®, Aptra®



Soft, strong and yet light-weight films offer you the guarantees you are looking for when designing your disposable hygiene products. Developed with both our customers and consumers in mind, RKW's materials are engineered to bring the highest satisfaction throughout the value chain. Printed motifs can make all the difference to building your brand. Look no further - RKW offers printed films up to 8 colors in both registered and random designs, from the simplest to the most complex artwork. 

Key benefits:

  • Ultra light-weight
  • High to low breathability levels
  • Full multi-color printing facilities
  • Quality you can depend on
  • Dedicated Centers of Competence

Based on our core values, respect and reliability, we enable our customers to improve the daily life of consumers all over the world. As hygiene disposables producers seek material components that provide superior comfort to their customers on a cost efficient basis, RKW has developed an innovative process allowing it to manufacture unique textile (cloth-like) backsheet. 

Key benefits:

  • Super-soft to the touch
  • Extremely light-weight
  • In-line and off-line printing
  • Choice of breathable and non-breathable