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Plastics Comparison Chart
For best results, Stak Plast recommends that customers always test their products in actual packaging to ensure compatibility.

Plastic Comparison Chart


  Clarity Impact    
Strength 
Rigidity  Heat    
Distoration
Temp 
Recycle
Code 
HDPE  Semi Opaque  Good Moderate  75°C  2
LDPE  Opaque  Moderate Low  50°C  4
PP  Semi Opaque  Good Moderate  
to High
 95°C  5
PET Clear Good Moderate
to High
 55°C  1
PETG Clear Poor Moderate
to High
 55°C  7
SAN Clear High High  95°C  7


Material Acetone Methyl Ethyl Ketone Sodium Chloride Mineral Oils Essential   Oils
Hydrogen Peroxide Alcohol
Weak Acid
Ethyl Acetate
 HDPE Good Good Great Great Moderate Good
Good
Great
Good
 LDPE Poor Poor Good Moderate  Poor
Good Moderate
Good
Moderate
 PP Great Great Outstanding Great Good Outstanding
Great
Outstanding
Good
 PET Poor
Good Outstanding Good Good
Outstanding
Great
Great
Good
 PETG  ---------  --------- Good Moderate Poor
Moderate
Poor
Moderate
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 SAN  ---------  --------- Great Good Poor
Good
Moderate
Good
Poor


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Stak Plast Ltd. Manufacturers of plastic packaging solutions. Offering a wide range of standard products: Jars, Caps, Bottles, Closures and Tubes with endless options of Mix and Match combinations and colors.
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