PET (Polyethylene terephthalate ) is a light-weight thermoplastic with low moisture absorption, low thermal expansion, and chemical resistant properties. Acme Plastics has a variety of PET products to fit your needs.
PET (Polyethylene terephthalate ) is a general-purpose thermoplastic in the polyester family. PET plastic is lightweight, strong and impact-resistant. It is often used in food processing machinery due to its low moisture absorption, low thermal expansion, and chemical resistant properties.
What is PET plastic used for?
PET (Polyethylene terephthalate ) comes in many forms. When used for textiles, it is referred to as polyester. It is called PET resin when used for packaging applications. PET is the world's choice for food and beverage packaging. Almost all soda and water bottles sold in the US are made from PET plastic.