PET has some outstanding ecological advantages in the debate about the sustainability of different types of packaging materials – from preventing food waste to being fully recyclable, light, robust, flexible and easy to transport.
The 4 main advantages of PET are:
- PET is safe and non-toxic
- PET reduces carbon footprint
- PET is fully recyclable
- PET is an extremely strong material and protects your liquid
The advantages of PET preform use are numerous for your company:
- Reduction of transport and logistics costs
- More flexibility on your production process
- On the spot production of your bottle needs
- PET preforms are commonly available
It is clear that a PET can be replaced by a preform composed out of PP, PE or biodegradable material. Till today, PET has some major technical advantages and is cost-effective.