PET (polyethylene terephthalate) is milky translucent or colorless transparent material, the surface is smooth and glossy. PET sheeting has several key features that make it an attractive material for a wide range of applications. These include:
- Excellent transparency and gloss, which make for a high-quality display.
- Good surface decoration properties, which make it easy to print on without requiring surface treatment.
- Good mechanical strength.
- Excellent barrier properties against oxygen and water vapor.
- Good chemical resistance, able to withstand exposure to a variety of chemicals and substances.
- Non-toxic and reliable hygiene performance, making it suitable for food, pharmaceuticals, and medical equipment packaging as well as X-ray sterilization of packaging materials.
- Good adaptability to environmental protection, making it easy and economical to recycle.
PET (polyethylene terephthalate) sheeting is a new material that has gained popularity in recent years due to its exceptional toughness, high strength, and high transparency. PET material is highly recyclable and produces no harmful gases when burned, making it an environmentally-friendly choice for consumers and manufacturers alike.
PET sheeting also has good thermal forming properties similar to those of ordinary PVC sheeting, making it possible to produce PET thermoformed products with vacuum forming capabilities. As a result, PET sheeting is considered an ideal packaging material that meets environmental requirements.
In addition to its many benefits, PET sheeting is also lightweight and easy to handle, making it a popular choice for a wide range of applications in industries such as packaging, electronics, automotive, and construction. Its exceptional clarity and transparency make it ideal for use in displays, signage, and other applications where aesthetics are important.