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Tea Bag Solutions

Our high-performance, abaca-based filters enable superior infusion and retention.

Since the 1960’s, Glatfelter has developed an extensive range of specialized high-performance tea filter materials. Today, we offer a comprehensive selection of non-heat-sealable and heat-sealable filter solutions.

Our teabag filter materials can be converted into all designs and formats. Let our team of experienced engineers customize a solution to meet your unique needs.

Why Choose Glatfelter Tea Bag Solutions?

  • Excellent processing on high-speed packaging lines
  • Superior infusion properties and excellent particle retention
  • Branding and design possibilities
  • Broadest range of tea bag filter solutions
  • Excellent sealing and crimping properties

Tea Bag Filter Products


Non-heat-sealable tea filter for all packaging lines


Superb seal strength during extended hot water exposure


Superior crimp strength for highly efficient packaging lines


Plant-based and biodegradable heat-sealable filter solutions


Unique blend of specialty fibers for guaranteed heat seal strength

Product Specifications

All Glatfelter tea and coffee filter products comply with the latest food contact legislation.

  • EC regulations 1935/2004 and 2023/2006
  • United States FDA 21, CFR 176.170 and 176.180
  • Germany LFGB and the recommendations 36 and 36/1 of the BfR
  • UK Materials and Articles in Contact with Food Regulations

These materials are also compliant with the requirements of BRC global product safety and quality management standard for the production of food packaging.

Heatseal / Superseal
IMA C45, C50, C51,
C58, C59
Maisa EC12ACMA
IMA C55, C56IMA C2000IMA C45, C50, C51Universalpack
Standard gradeYesYesYesYesYesYesYesYes
Best sealing properties with long knife lifetimeYesYes
High sealability and high tea dust retentionYesYesYesYesYesYes
High tea dust retention gradeYesYesYesYesYesYes
Patterned standard gradeYesYesYesYesYesYes
Best cutabilityYesYes
Patterned grade with best cutabilityYesYes
Non-Heat Sealable
ACMA TD 300IMA  C21, C23, C24,
C27, C28
TEEPAK Constanta, Perfecta, CompactaH+S PT21, PT25, PT33Teamac MD20Teamac MD25
Standard gradeYesYesYesYesYesYes
High tea dust retentionYesYesYesYesYesYes
Unbleached standard gradeYesYesYesYesYesYes
Standard grade for high speed machinesYesYesYesYesYes
Super tea dust retention for high speed machinesYesYesYesYesYesYes

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Glatfelter Global Headquarters

4350 Congress Street
Suite 600
Charlotte, NC 28209 U.S.A.