General information on the properties of our plastic bottles.

Plastic Bottles Properties

Properties

PET

PETG

PVC

HDPE

LDPE

PP

Clarity

Clear

Clear

Clear

Opaque or Translucent

Translucent

Translucent

Rigidity

Moderate to High

Moderate to High

Moderate to High

Moderate

Low

Moderate to High

Impact Resistance

Good to Excellent

Good

Fair to Good

Good to Excellent

Excellent

Poor to Good

Low temp Impact Resistance

Fair to Good

Poor

Poor to Fair

Good to Excellent

Excellent

Poor to Good

Stress Crack Resistance

Good To Excellent

Good

Good to Excellent

Good To Excellent

Good

Good to Excellent

Moisture Barrier

Fair to Good

Fair to Good

Fair

Good to Excellent

Good

Good to Excellent

Oxygen Barrier

Good

Good

Good

Poor

Poor

Poor

Scuff Resistance

Poor To Fair

Poor To Fair

Poor To fair

Very Good

Very Good

Very Good

Article Title:
General information on the properties of our plastic bottles.
Article Summary:
Clarity, Rigidity, Impact Resistance, Low Temp Impact Resistance, Stress Crack Resistance, Moisture Barrier, Oxygen Barrier, and Scuff Resistance
Article Date:
6/10/2008
Article ID:
462
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