Typical data

Properties Unit (SI) GP073
Polymer properties
Intrinsic viscosity dl/g 0.73 ± 0.03
Content of COOH meq/Kg Max 32
DEG Content % wt Max 2.0
Melting point °C 250 ± 1
Moisture % wt Max 0.3
Chips weight g/100EA 2.6
Chips dimensions mm 2.6 × 3.8
Color (CIE lab) L
Acetaldehyde ppm Max 1.0

Polyethylene Terephthalate
(Bottle Grade)

General Information

PET bottle grade chips (highly viscous) is a condensation polymer produced by a continuous melt-phase polymerization process followed by a solid state polymerization process, with an I.V of 0.75 – 0.85.


PET has excellent transparency and gloss, outstanding gas barrier against oxygen and carbon dioxide, and outstanding toughness and impact strength.

Typical applications

Packaging of purified water, natural mineral water, distilled water and edible oil.