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Technology and Application of PET

  • Packaging Engineers
  • Brand Managers
  • Product Development
  • PET Sales Professionals
  • Quality Control
  • Manufacturing Professionals

Thanks to its excellent mechanical and barrier properties and its good recycling capability, PET remains the packaging of choice for new products or for conversion from other packaging materials.  With filling technologies evolving rapidly to meet the demands of products like beer, wine, dairy products and pure fruit juices, more and more brands are turning to PET for their packaging.

Designed for both seasoned PET veterans as well as those new to the industry, this three day training course provides up-to-date information on PET container technologies while presenting a unique opportunity to discuss your specific applications and questions with PTI experts. To enhance the knowledge transfer, the following key topics are delivered via classroom and practical instruction by industry veterans:

  • PET properties
  • PET Industry Overview
  • Container Design and Development
  • Preform Design
  • Introduction to Hot Filling and Heatset
  • Heatset Processing, Design and Performance
  • Barrier Container Technology
  • Material Handling and Drying
  • Injection Molding PET Preforms
  • Injection Molding Practical
  • Blow Mold Processing
  • Blow Molding Machine Practical
  • Preform Heating
  • PET Recycling
  • Quality Assurance Testing
  • Analytical Lab Practical Instruction

$1,575 USD per attendee
*Fee includes registration, course material, refreshments, lunch and Tuesday evening dinner.

2018 Training Schedule at-a-Glance
September 18September 20 Technology and Application of PET PTI-US
November 26November 27 Technology and Application of PET PTI-EU
December 4December 6 Technology and Application of PET PTI-US