Hot Fill Technologies
Plastipak's hot fill technology benefits processed beverages that require a hot fill application. Our hot fill containers are the result of advanced engineering and technology designed to extend shelf life.
Hot Fill Advantages:
- High output manufacturing
- Extended shelf life
- Blow molding capabilities
- Filling capabilities
- Patented bottle lightweighting and reshaping processes
Plastipak’s patented ThermoShape™ technology makes it possible to hot fill lightweight PET containers, providing customers with product integrity and cost effectiveness. This technology delivers with extensive brand-building design flexibility.
ThermoShape™ is the ideal alternative to:
- Beverage aseptic filling
- Beverage preservative
- Glass bottle hot filling usage
Award-winning ThermaLite™ jars offer a sustainable alternative to glass for products requiring pasteurization. These lightweight jars can be hot or cold filled at temperatures up to 95°C. Thermalite’s™ shatterproof and transparent jars using regular twist-off metal caps are easy to grip, pour and hold. Significant transport cost savings are achieved by the 85% reduction in weight compared to glass alternatives.
- Cooking sauces, including ethnic and pasta sauces
- Tomato-based products
- Acidified/pickled vegetables
- Fruit purées, jams and spreads
- Relishes and chutneys
ThermaLite™ Specs | View PDF