Plastic Technologies, Inc.

New PET Bottle System Designed For E-Commerce Distribution
Material Handling & Storage

New PET Bottle System Designed For E-Commerce Distribution

The Dromo from PTI is a polyethylene terephthalate, PET, bottle system that was designed to distribute liquid or semi-viscous products through e-commerce means. The system consists of a less than 10 gram weighted, 16-ounce bottle in which inserts into a reusable dispenser.  The bottles go through a series of testing where they must pass burst tests of up to 173 psi and be dropped 6 feet to...

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Plastic Technologies Announces New Technology for Smaller Quantity, Injection-Molded Pet Preforms to Support Validation, Market Tests
Machinery & Machining Tools

Plastic Technologies Announces New Technology for Smaller Quantity, Injection-Molded Pet Preforms to Support Validation, Market Tests

Holland, Ohio (April 18, 2017) - Brand owners interested in conducting package validation testing (performance, filling line, shipping, etc.) and small test market distribution before committing to a wider launch now have access to a cost-effective alternative. Additionally, converters needing development and production support also can tap into a new resource. Plastic Technologies, Inc. (PTI), a...

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Snap-Fit PET Bottle combines 2 separate containers.
Material Handling & Storage

Snap-Fit PET Bottle combines 2 separate containers.

Combining 2 polyethylene terephthalate containers, with bottom container snapping into base of larger top bottle, Clasper™ enables 2 different products to be consumed in sequence or mixed together and then consumed. Containers can be decorated via shrink sleeve which provides added visual appeal and usage instructions. Blow molded bottle technology offers unique packaging solution for food,...

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Yumix Brand Uses Two Compartment snap-fit PET Package to Launch Disruptive Cocktail Brand
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Yumix Brand Uses Two Compartment snap-fit PET Package to Launch Disruptive Cocktail Brand

Holland, Ohio (September 7, 2016)Â- – A two compartment package–with the bottom container snapping into the base of the larger top bottle–is being used to launch a disruptive new portable, shelf-stable cocktail line. Called the Clasper™ bottle, the innovative package development was driven by brand owner Yumix’s desire to give adult consumers a great tasting cocktail, which they...

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Shelf-Ready Modeling Service replicates clear packages.

Shelf-Ready Modeling Service replicates clear packages.

Providing brand owners with wide variety of water-clear or tinted plastic container prototypes, Shelf-Ready Modeling capability gives marketers ability to evaluate package concepts in form that closely approximates production versions. Appearance package models can be filled and labeled with closures applied to create containers that can be used for shelf simulation, aesthetics, and physical...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Temperature Probe improves PET bottle production, energy use.

TargetingÂ- reheat stretch blow molded PET bottle manufacturers, handheld PreTemp™ measures preform's interior temperature to help produce better containers and improve energy management. Array of non-contact IR sensors provide temperature profile to operator, who can then adjust heating lamps to more effectively drive heat through preform wall. Probe...

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Foamed PET Bottles have smooth inner walls.
Material Handling & Storage

Foamed PET Bottles have smooth inner walls.

Featuring monolayer design with smooth inner and outer wall surface, Fi-Cell™ Bottles are suitable for carbonated beverages, wine, spirits, cosmetics, personal care products, and certain aseptically packaged products. Fi-Cell process produces metallic finish without use of metallic colorants, enabling companies to create strong shelf impact for their brand.

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Temperature Probe optimizes PET bottle production.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Temperature Probe optimizes PET bottle production.

Utilizing array of precision non-contact infrared sensors, PreTemp™ Handheld Temperature Probe accurately measures interior temperature of preforms that are used to produce PET bottles. Probe also can be used to identify process changes during routine operation and troubleshoot heat-related issues. Featuring single-button operation and built-in display, probe can measure and record up to 16...

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Plastic Technologies Announces oPTI® PET Technology Partnership to Aid in Speed-to-Market for Overmolded Bottles
Material Handling & Storage

Plastic Technologies Announces oPTI® PET Technology Partnership to Aid in Speed-to-Market for Overmolded Bottles

Holland, OhioÂ- – Plastic Technologies, Inc. (PTI), a global leader in polyethylene terephthalate (PET) package development, announces new technology partnerships to assist in the commercialization of its overmolded oPTI® lightweight foamed PET bottles.  The oPTI process produces bottles with striking visual and tactile attributes, ideal for applications seeking brand...

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Software

PTI Announces Free PET Recycling Calculator App Designed to Help Users Determine Package Impact on Recycling Stream, rPET Production

Holland, Ohio — Plastic Technologies, Inc. (PTI) has developed a new free iPhone and Android app which helps users calculate the recyclability of their polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles, containers and/or packages. The objective is to determine how compatible a specific package is with today's recycling systems and its impact on recycled PET (rPET) production. Brand owners are continuing...

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New PET Bottle System Designed For E-Commerce Distribution
Material Handling & Storage

New PET Bottle System Designed For E-Commerce Distribution

The Dromo from PTI is a polyethylene terephthalate, PET, bottle system that was designed to distribute liquid or semi-viscous products through e-commerce means. The system consists of a less than 10 gram weighted, 16-ounce bottle in which inserts into a reusable dispenser.  The bottles go through a series of testing where they must pass burst tests of up to 173 psi and be dropped 6 feet to...

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Company News

Plastic Technologies Announces New Corporate Structure, Branding to Better Support Brand Owner Packaging Commercialization Needs

Holland, Ohio (January 31, 2018) - Plastic Technologies, Inc. (PTI) is announcing structural realignment and business unit name changes to better serve brand owner package development needs. The changes will enable brand owners to improve speed-to-market so that they can more rapidly capitalize on commercialization opportunities. For the past 35 years, PTI has been recognized internationally as a...

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Plastic Technologies Announces New Technology for Smaller Quantity, Injection-Molded Pet Preforms to Support Validation, Market Tests
Machinery & Machining Tools

Plastic Technologies Announces New Technology for Smaller Quantity, Injection-Molded Pet Preforms to Support Validation, Market Tests

Holland, Ohio (April 18, 2017) - Brand owners interested in conducting package validation testing (performance, filling line, shipping, etc.) and small test market distribution before committing to a wider launch now have access to a cost-effective alternative. Additionally, converters needing development and production support also can tap into a new resource. Plastic Technologies, Inc. (PTI), a...

Read More »
Snap-Fit PET Bottle combines 2 separate containers.
Material Handling & Storage

Snap-Fit PET Bottle combines 2 separate containers.

Combining 2 polyethylene terephthalate containers, with bottom container snapping into base of larger top bottle, Clasper™ enables 2 different products to be consumed in sequence or mixed together and then consumed. Containers can be decorated via shrink sleeve which provides added visual appeal and usage instructions. Blow molded bottle technology offers unique packaging solution for food,...

Read More »
Yumix Brand Uses Two Compartment snap-fit PET Package to Launch Disruptive Cocktail Brand
Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment

Yumix Brand Uses Two Compartment snap-fit PET Package to Launch Disruptive Cocktail Brand

Holland, Ohio (September 7, 2016)Â- – A two compartment package–with the bottom container snapping into the base of the larger top bottle–is being used to launch a disruptive new portable, shelf-stable cocktail line. Called the Clasper™ bottle, the innovative package development was driven by brand owner Yumix’s desire to give adult consumers a great tasting cocktail, which they...

Read More »
Shelf-Ready Modeling Service replicates clear packages.

Shelf-Ready Modeling Service replicates clear packages.

Providing brand owners with wide variety of water-clear or tinted plastic container prototypes, Shelf-Ready Modeling capability gives marketers ability to evaluate package concepts in form that closely approximates production versions. Appearance package models can be filled and labeled with closures applied to create containers that can be used for shelf simulation, aesthetics, and physical...

Read More »
Communication Systems & Equipment

Temperature Probe improves PET bottle production, energy use.

TargetingÂ- reheat stretch blow molded PET bottle manufacturers, handheld PreTemp™ measures preform's interior temperature to help produce better containers and improve energy management. Array of non-contact IR sensors provide temperature profile to operator, who can then adjust heating lamps to more effectively drive heat through preform wall. Probe...

Read More »
Foamed PET Bottles have smooth inner walls.
Material Handling & Storage

Foamed PET Bottles have smooth inner walls.

Featuring monolayer design with smooth inner and outer wall surface, Fi-Cell™ Bottles are suitable for carbonated beverages, wine, spirits, cosmetics, personal care products, and certain aseptically packaged products. Fi-Cell process produces metallic finish without use of metallic colorants, enabling companies to create strong shelf impact for their brand.

Read More »
Temperature Probe optimizes PET bottle production.
Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Temperature Probe optimizes PET bottle production.

Utilizing array of precision non-contact infrared sensors, PreTemp™ Handheld Temperature Probe accurately measures interior temperature of preforms that are used to produce PET bottles. Probe also can be used to identify process changes during routine operation and troubleshoot heat-related issues. Featuring single-button operation and built-in display, probe can measure and record up to 16...

Read More »
Plastic Technologies Announces oPTI® PET Technology Partnership to Aid in Speed-to-Market for Overmolded Bottles
Material Handling & Storage

Plastic Technologies Announces oPTI® PET Technology Partnership to Aid in Speed-to-Market for Overmolded Bottles

Holland, OhioÂ- – Plastic Technologies, Inc. (PTI), a global leader in polyethylene terephthalate (PET) package development, announces new technology partnerships to assist in the commercialization of its overmolded oPTI® lightweight foamed PET bottles.  The oPTI process produces bottles with striking visual and tactile attributes, ideal for applications seeking brand...

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