Application area: General industry

General facts

Polyethylene terephthalate

Shortening: PET-P

Color: White

Coloring options: Limited

Common uses: Bottles, containers, food packaging, gears, bobbins, hoods, bearings, etc.


The benefits of Wolf ZX ZX-324 PET plastic

  • Excellent clarity, making it well-suited for transparent and translucent applications.
  • Good toughness and durability, making it resistant to cracking, breaking, and deformation.
  • Excellent barrier properties against moisture, gases, and chemicals, helping to preserve the quality of packaged products.
  • High thermal stability and low residual stress, making it suitable for high-temperature applications.
  • Sustainable and eco-friendly, 100% recyclable and biodegradable, reducing the environmental impact of production and waste.
  • Easy to process and manufacture, allowing for cost-effective production and increased efficiency.
  • Versatile material, used in various industries such as food and beverage packaging, medical devices, electronics, and automotive parts.


The limitations of Wolf ZX ZX-324 PET plastic

  • Limited heat resistance, sensitive to high temperatures over extended periods, which may cause the material to warp or deform.
  • Susceptible to UV degradation, thus requiring additional protective measures in outdoor applications.
  • Can be more expensive than other commodity plastics, such as polyethylene and polypropylene.
  • Prone to stress cracking when exposed to certain chemicals, particularly solvents.
  • Less impact-resistant than other materials such as polycarbonate and acrylic, making it unsuitable for certain applications.
  • The manufacturing process can generate significant amounts of waste and greenhouse gas emissions, necessitating careful waste management practices.

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Material data sheet Wolf ZX-324