How Husky Multi-Layer technology helps carbonated soft drink manufacturers drive sustainability
Testing with 12oz CSD bottles shows Husky's multi-layer preforms can increase shelf life by up to six weeks, while reducing PET weight by more than 20%, compared to a monolayer package. And the resulting rPET contains only trace amounts of nylon, which is formulated to limit color shift and meet the strict guidelines of the Association of Plastic Recyclers*. Based on these test results, Husky's multi-layer PET preforms provide a considerably more sustainable alternative to metal cans (the most common form of packaging for sub-355 ml/12 oz beverages).
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