Polyethylene terephthalate (aka. PET, PETE, PETG) is a plastic resin of the polyester family that is used to make beverage, food and other liquid containers, as well as for some other thermoforming applications. PETG is a clear amorphous thermoplastic that can be injection molded or sheet extruded. It can be colored during processing.
PETG can be semi-rigid to rigid, depending on its thickness, and it is very lightweight. The main virtue of PETG is that it is fully recyclable. Unlike other plastics, its polymer chains can be recovered for additional useIt makes a good gas and fair moisture barrier, as well as a good barrier to alcohol and solvents. It is strong and impact-resistant. It is naturally colorless with a high transparency.
PETG is used as a Midrange priced product between Acrylic & Polycarbonate. The clearity of PETG approcies that of Acrylic & Impact Resistance of Polycarbonate. Also is used in Signing, Glazing, POP Displays, etc.
PETG (Polyethylene Terephthalate Glycol-Modified)
PETG is a thermoplastic sheet used in visual merchandising and engineering applications. It can be easily formed, die cut and punched.
Makrolon and VIVAK clear sheet Light Transmission (minimum value)
VIVAK is expanding to provide even greater versatility, making it an ideal solution for diverse applications including graphics, POP displays/fixtures, indoor signs and formed parts.
VIVAK Copolyester Regulatory Information Sheet
VIVAK Copolyester sheet may lawfully be used as articles or components of articles intended for use in contact with food.
VIVAK® Cleaning Instructions
Techniques for cleaning VIVAK sheet based on standard industry practice.
Vivak® Thermoplastic Sheets
Easy to fabricate, form, bond and decorate, VIVAK Sheet is well suited for a variety of point of purchase and sign applications.
Vivak Matte PET-G
Vivak® Matte PET-G sheet is a clear matte surface sheet for non-glare requirements in a wide variety of applications.