PET and PEN ship-in-a-bottle design lets plastics replace glass


Atlanta—Tracy Momany showed audience members of The Packaging Conference (Feb. 4-6; Atlanta, GA) a video of a 4-ft drop demonstration between a glass bottle and a new plastic packaging called BrightPak.

"Being a plastics person, I couldn't resist showing this video where the glass bottle breaks, while the plastic bottle bounces," said Momany, VP of Plastics Technologies, Inc. (PTI).

Momany's presentation at the conference featured PTI's collaboration with ATMI, a provider of packaging solutions for specialty liquid materials. The companies worked together to produce BrightPak, a liquid dispensing and delivery system for sensitive chemicals that features a collapsible rigid liner inside a bottle.
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