TITLE

PET

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/23/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 63, p39
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the compound polyethylene terephthalate (PET). PET exist in the form of resin or film and is used for making soft drink and water bottles. Its use has recently expanded to the bottled beer and milk industry. According to the article, demand for PET resins for 2007 is increasing in Europe and projects a healthy picture in Asia and the U.S. Advancements in PET-making process focuses on development of new catalysts, elimination of the solid state polycondensation stage and recycling of PET materials.
ACCESSION #
24983140

 

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