PET bottle recovery.

Position:NARROW WEB Products

Sleever International

Mississauga, ON, Canada

Sleever International has launched the first shrink sleeve made from low-density PET, which enables recovering of used PET bottles. According to the company, the non-alcoholic beverage market for which the use of PET bottles associated with shrink sleeves is steadily increasing, has faced a problem with packaging recovery. As a result, Sleever International developed LDPET, which is designed to help manufacturers meet recyclability objectives. With LDPET, which includes a low density PET film (SI-TPEG/050 ZL), beverage manufacturers can separate sleeves from bottles without any manual operation. The printed film uses inks that are specifically designed to withstand the materials segregation treatment with no risk of contamination for the PET flakes. Thanks to a specific density, the...

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