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Welcome to Mpact Plastics, a leading producer of rigid plastic packaging and cling film in southern Africa.

Operating out of eight production centres across the country, we provide high-quality packaging for the food, beverage, personal care, home care, pharmaceutical, agricultural and retail markets.

Our design studios create new and exciting plastic packaging designs whilst our state-of-the-art Research and Development Centre, based in Stellenbosch, ensures the latest packaging related food safety standards are adhered to.

Most of our operations are ISO 9001 and FSSC 22 000 compliant and certified. Mpact Versapak is also British Retail Consortium (BRC) certified. Mpact Plastics is a keen and active participant in sustainability initiatives and, we are a member of Plastics SA, Packaging SA, PETCO, Polyco, SAVA and the Polystyrene Association of SA.

Our operations include:

  1. Mpact Wadeville that produces PET preforms, bottles, jars and closures
  2. Mpact Pinetown and Atlantis that produces packaging for Fast Moving Consumer Goods
  3. Mpact Versapak, producing trays and film
  4. Mpact Plastic Containers, producing large containers and returnable transit packaging

  1. PET PREFORMS, BOTTLES, JARS AND CLOSURES

  2. Our production centre in Wadeville, Gauteng, is South Africa's primary PET converter. We make PET preforms, bottles, wide-mouth jars and closures for the food, beverage and household chemical markets. This production centre is also a market leader when it comes to hot-fill technology for PET bottles and houses a state-of-the-art compression moulding facility, making more than 1.3 billion beverage closures a year.

    For more information visit: www.mpactplastics.co.za

  3. PACKAGING FOR FAST MOVING CONSUMER GOODS

  4. With the capability of offering all major rigid plastics converting technologies, our KZN and Western Cape based FMCG plants offer a wide range of rigid plastic products, including jars, bottles and lids for a wide range of industries, including pharmaceutical, chemical, food, home care, personal care and retail markets. We place the emphasis on producing innovative, high quality and cost-effective packaging solutions.

    For more information visit: www.mpactplastics.co.za

    The blow moulding process

    The injection moulding process


    The single stage injection stretch blow moulding process

    The two stage injection stretch blow moulding process


  5. TRAYS AND CLING FILM

  6. Mpact Versapak offers a wide range of branded packaging, including PET and polystyrene trays, expanded polystyrene packaging and cling film for both the local and international FMCG, fast food, fresh food, beverage and agricultural sectors. We operate from the Western Cape and Gauteng and distribute our products through an extensive countrywide network.

    For more information visit: www.mpactversapak.co.za

    Mpact Versapak product offering & company profile




  7. LARGE PLASTIC CONTAINERS & RETURNABLE TRANSIT PACKAGING

  8. Mpact Plastic Containers specialises in Returnable Transit Packaging. Our wide range of plastic containers such as plastic jumbo bins, wheelie bins and crates are used in the agriculture, bottling, environmental, fresh-produce retail and materials-handling industries.