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EPET Technologies

PET and Extrusion Molding Unite
for Unique Packaging

Plastipak merges the best of both worlds to create EPET packaging solutions using existing extrusion molding technology with PET. Plastipak’s manufacturing expertise and R&D efforts were the catalyst to this breakthrough technology.

Traditionally used in HDPE package manufacturing, Plastipak’s extrusion molding systems provide high levels of output with speed to market and flexibility in size and shape. Plastipak’s proprietary extrusion manufacturing process utilizes the proven G.E.M. Pak Wheel, which has produced over 6 billion quality extruded containers over the last 20 years.

EPET Advantages

Approved for food and beverage products, EPET containers can be clear, allowing the product to be fully visible to consumers. These fully recyclable containers offer unique shapes and sizes along with handleware and Wide Mouth options for both food and non-food products.

Plastipak’s EPET technology offers an optimal balance in aesthetics, recyclability and speed to market.

AESTHETIC ADVANTAGE
The clear EPET container for Simply Orange uniquely displays the product, providing an aesthetic packaging advantage.


EPET EXTRUSION MOLDING
Plastipak’s proprietary G.E.M. wheel technology allows for increased flexibility and speed to market for EPET extrusion molding.


CONSUMER CONVENIENCE
Consumers appreciate the functional features of the Tide Pods container, an EPET package produced with convenience in mind.

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