Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET, PETE)

Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET, PETE) is clear, tough, and has good gas and moisture barrier properties. This resin is commonly used in beverage bottles and many injection- molded consumer product containers. Cleaned, recycled PET flakes and pellets are in great demand for spinning fiber for carpet yarns and producing fiberfill and geotextiles.

PET is clear, tough, and has good gas and moisture barrier properties. This resin is commonly used in beverage bottles and many injection- molded consumer product containers. Cleaned, recycled PET flakes and pellets are in great demand for spinning fiber for carpet yarns and producing fiberfill and geotextiles.

Properties of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET, PETE)

  • Clear and optically smooth surfaces for oriented films and bottles
  • Excellent barrier to oxygen, water, and carbon dioxide
  • High impact capability and shatter resistance
  • Excellent resistance to most solvents
  • Capability

Packaging of Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET, PETE)

  • Plastic bottles for soft drinks, water, juice, sports drinks, beer, mouthwash, catsup, and salad dressing
  • Food jars for peanut butter, jelly, jam, and pickles
  • Ovenable film and microwavable food trays

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