Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) - news on Plastech

From rigid to foam sheet on the fly…

Fast and flexible production changes with Gneuss sheet lines.

Sidel designs PET bottles for Yili's new range of yoghurt drinks in China

Sidel packaging team and Yili's Liquid Milk Division created a PET bottle for the company's new Changyi brand.

Sidel launched new StarLite Nitro base

New Sidel StarLite Nitro base creaters greater PET bottle resistance and stability using less energy.

Packaging and PET Innovations Awards for PET Engineering

PET Engineering won the World Beverage Innovation Award for LUX in the "Best Bottle in Pet" category and the "Le Fonti Award" for Innovation & Leadership in the packaging sector.

Strong growth prospects for BOPET films

Demand for BOPET film is expected to top 4 million tonnes this year, according to a new report from AMI Consulting.

PET Engineering designs the bottle for 'everyday climbers'

Levissima, a member of the Sanpellegrino Group, has appointed PET Engineering to create the packaging for its '#LA75, mobile bottle'.

PET cans contaminate plastic recycling stream

Design of PET containers leads to significant issues in the plastics recycling stream, APR warns.

Tailor-made PET Sheet Lines from Gneuss

Gneuss Processing Unit (GPU) gives Sheet PET Lines increased flexibility and food contact certification.

Artesian spring water in PET containers from Amcor

Purely Sedona has been launched in lightweight polyethylene terephthalate (PET) containers designed by ScorCreative at Amcor.

Cost-savings with short-neck conversion on PET bottling line

Emirates Refreshments Company (ERC) has carried out a short-neck conversion on its PET bottling line.

The recycling of thermoforms: an important challenge for the PET value chain

Petcore Europe Thermoforms Working Group published an interim report on recycling of PET rigid packagings.

PET Engineering wins its fourth Packaging Oscar

PET Engineering won its fourth Packaging Oscar for its 9.3, a pasteurized beer bottle that combines design, innovation and accessibility.

Sidel introduces services to optimise PET bottling line performance

New Sidel services aims to optimise performance across the lifecycle of the PET bottling line.

Second Sidel PET bottling line for Chinese bottled water producer

The major Chinese bottled water producer has invested in a second Sidel bottling line to extend its production capacity.

P.E.T. Engineering presented packaging for Chinese mineral water

Yake Food is entering the mineral water market with its premium "Changbai Springs" brand and offering its consumers avantgarde packaging.