Cellophane

Title: Cellophane
Additional Names: Francephane
Literature References: Transparent, flexible cellulose sheeting made from viscose. The word "cellophane" is not a trademark in the U.S.
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Printed cellophane bag with chocolate hearts and a transparent cellophane packaging with gingerbread

Cellophane is a thin, transparent sheet made of regenerated cellulose. Its low permeability to air, oils, greases, bacteria and water makes it useful for food packaging. Cellophane is in many countries a registered trade mark of Innovia Films Ltd based in Wigton, Cumbria, United Kingdom.