Industrial Printing on PET bottles
Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) has long been used as a liquid container in the carbonated soft drink, bottled water, energy and fruit drinks markets due to its inherent properties of strength, flexibility and transparency. Additionally, PET bottles are gaining popularity over materials like HDPE for packaging consumer products such as shampoo.
Printing on PET bottles: Videojet’s application expertise in printing on PET bottles spans many years, including deep knowledge of trends such as lightweighting. PET bottles are most commonly marked using Continuous Inkjet (CIJ) and laser printing solutions. Videojet offers a number of unique ink formulations that provide quality ink jet codes on PET, and laser systems for high resolution, permanent marks.