PET Resin

OCTAL's PET Resin provides customers with a clear and optically superior end product by using new architectural technology. The spherical shape of our resin allows for more even heat absorption and eliminates surface dust formation. The resin morphology helps in highly improve thermal profile in downstream processing.

 

OCTAL PET Resin Grades

  • OCTAL PET Resin - GP 01

    OCTAL GP 01 is suitable for a variety of applications including water, carbonated soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, edible oil and pharmaceutical containers. The resin is designed and engineered to provide high dimensional strength and excellent mechanical properties. The low crystallinity and heat of fusion of the resin provides the unique advantages of low residual acetaldehyde generation in injection molding and also lower energy requirements for conversion into bottles. The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET GP 01 copolymer resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - GP 02

    OCTAL GP 02 is suitable for a variety of applications including carbonated soft drinks, alcoholic beverages and edible oil containers. The resin is designed and engineered to provide high dimensional strength and excellent mechanical properties. The low crystallinity and heat of fusion of the resin provides the unique advantages of low residual acetaldehyde generation in injection molding and also lower energy requirements for conversion into bottles. The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET GP 02 copolymer resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metals content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - WG 02

    OCTAL WG 02 is specifically designed for the water container market, allowing easy processing and low residual acetaldehyde. Low crystallinity and heat of fusion of the resin provides the unique advantages of low residual acetaldehyde generation in injection molding and also lower energy requirements for conversion into bottles.
    The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET WG 02 copolymer resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - SG 04

    OCTAL SG 04 is suitable for a variety of applications including carbonated soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, edible oil, pharmaceutical containers and also APET sheet. The resin is designed and engineered to provide high dimensional strength and excellent mechanical properties. Low crystallinity and heat of fusion of the resin provides the unique advantages of low residual acetaldehyde generation in injection molding and also lower energy requirements for conversion into bottles. The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET SG 04 copolymer resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - HF 01

    OCTAL HF 01 is a food grade PET resin suitable for hot fill beverage containers. Developed and engineered for fast crystallization during the blow molding process, HF 01 also possesses higher heat resistance, dimensional strength and better mechanical properties. A low degree of crystallinity and heat of fusion are some of the advantages of OCTAL PET HF 01 that save energy and reduce regeneration of acetaldehyde during downstream processing. The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET HF 01 resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - HF R1

    OCTAL HF R1 is a food grade PET resin suitable for hot fill beverage containers. Developed and engineered for fast crystallization during the blow molding process, HF R1 also possesses higher heat resistance, dimensional strength and better mechanical properties. A low degree of crystallinity and heat of fusion are some of the advantages of OCTAL PET HF R1 that save energy and reduce regeneration of acetaldehyde during downstream processing. The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET HF R1’s unique formula, improves the IR absorption in the oven of reheat blow molding systems and reduces the heating time in the blowing process, thus saving energy. The improved heat absorption and heat retention also optimizes the flow of polymer into intricate sections of the blow mold allowing replication of fine designs of the mold.

    OCTAL PET HF R1 resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - RH 01

    OCTAL RH 01 is specifically designed for the water container market, allowing easy processing with low residual acetaldehyde. Low crystallinity and heat of fusion of the resin provide the unique advantages of low residual acetaldehyde generation in injection molding as well as lower energy requirements for conversion into bottles. OCTAL PET RH 01’s unique formula, improves the IR absorption in the oven of reheat blow molding systems and reduces the heating time in the blowing process, thus saving energy. The improved heat absorption and heat retention also optimizes the flow of polymer into intricate sections of the blow mold allowing replication of fine designs of the mold. The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET RH 01 copolymer resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - RH 02

    OCTAL RH 02 is suitable for a variety of applications including water, carbonated soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, edible oil and pharmaceutical containers. The resin is designed and engineered to provide high dimensional strength and excellent mechanical properties. The low crystallinity and heat of fusion of the resin provide the unique advantages of low residual acetaldehyde generation in injection molding and also lower energy requirements for conversion into bottles. OCTAL PET RH 02’s unique formula improves the IR absorption in the oven of reheat blow molding systems and reduces the heating time in the blowing process, thus saving energy. The improved heat absorption and heat retention also optimizes the flow of polymer into intricate sections of the blow mold allowing replication of fine designs of the mold. The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET RH 02 copolymer resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - RH 03

    OCTAL RH 03 is suitable for a variety of applications including carbonated soft drinks, alcoholic beverages and edible oil containers. The resin is designed and engineered to provide high dimensional strength and excellent mechanical properties. The low crystallinity and heat of fusion of the resin, provides the unique advantages of low residual acetaldehyde generation in injection molding and also lower energy requirements for conversion into bottles. OCTAL PET RH 03’s unique formula, improves the IR absorption in the oven of reheat blow molding systems and reduces the heating time in the blowing process, thus saving energy. The improved heat absorption and heat retention also optimizes the flow of polymer into intricate sections of the blow mold allowing replication of fine designs of the mold. The spherical pellets of the resin ensure smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET RH 03 copolymer resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on full compliance with USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • OCTAL PET Resin - SG 02

    SG02 is specifically designed for APET sheet applications of thickness below 1.2mm. SG02 provides higher heat strength, mechanical properties and dimensional stability in low stretch environment typical in thermoforming. Low crystallinity and heat of fusion, ensures energy saving in sheet extrusion. The spherical pellets of the resin ensures smooth conveying in long pipelines with near zero fines generation. The uniform spherical surface allows for easy flow of air around the PET pellets and helps in consistent drying at lower temperatures, saving valuable energy.

    OCTAL PET SG 02 resin is considered safe for food packaging applications based on all compliance to USA FDA regulation CFR 21 section 177.1630, EU regulation 10/2011, EC Directive 94/62/EC and the CONEG regulations (USA/CANADA) for heavy metal content.

  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.80 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    82.0 min.
    0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 247 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007
  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.84 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    82.0 min.
    0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 247 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007
  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.76 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    82.0 min.
    0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 247 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007
  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.82 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    82.0 min.
    0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 247 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007
  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.80 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    82.0 min.
    0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 251 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007
  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.80 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    76.0 min.
    -0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 247 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007
  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.76 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    76.0 min.
    -0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 247 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007
  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.80 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    76.0 min.
    -0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 247 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007
  • Property

    Unit

    Value

    Test Method

    Intensity Viscosity dl/g 0.84 ± 0.02 OCTAL - 001
    Moisture Content (when packed) wt% 0.1 max. OCTAL - 002
    Acetaldehyde ppm 1.0 max. OCTAL - 003

    Colour CIE LAB

    L
    b

     


    76.0 min.
    -0.5 max.

    OCTAL - 004
    Melting Point °C 247 ± 2 OCTAL - 005
    Fine Particles ppm 100 max. OCTAL - 006
    Weight of 100 pcs chips gm 1.6 ± 0.2 OCTAL - 007

Our unique resin manufacturing process eliminates an entire step from the recognized standard, enabling customers to operate with a faster cycle time, thus reducing electricity requirements and lowering the carbon footprint. It also provides exceptional gloss, clarity and consistency for all resin grades compared to traditional PET resins, showcasing products at their best for a long-lasting shelf life.

 

 

OCTAL is also the first company in the world to produce virgin PET resin in two reactors. As a result, OCTAL's resin exhibits superior qualities such as low crystallinity and low AA generation.

 

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WARRANTY

OCTAL warrants its products compliance to quality specifications and related regulatory requirements specified in detail in its publications. No other warranty, either expressed or implied, regarding the suitability of the product for any particular purpose is made. Buyers must make their own determination about safety, health, environment protection and suitability of use for their intended purpose. No warranty is made of the merchantability or fitness of any product and nothing herein waives any of the seller's conditions of sale.