Cannabis packaging products manufacturer Calyx Containers will be introducing a new glass container for concentrates with a novel square design later this year. Partnering with German engineers, the company set out to design a child-resistant glass container with an innovative square shape, which incorporates senior-friendly ergonomic features while providing maximum access to the product inside.
A package with parallel surfaces, such as a square, is easier to hold and grip, particularly by seniors and others with limitations in manual dexterity and strength. The new design, which eliminates the “shoulders” molded into many square containers to accommodate a screw-top, also allows full access to the product inside.
Alex Gonzalez, the president of Calyx Containers, said in a press release that the new packaging for concentrates also contains a special gasket to preserve terpenes and flavor. Additionally, the liner of the lid is removable so any concentrate that adheres to it can be easily recovered.
“We noticed that consumers were disappointed in how much product they were losing in the lid liners of current options,” said Gonzalez.
“With our concentrate container, they will now have the option to remove the liner from the lid, throw it in the freezer, and flex the