Pet-Flakes - Unmixed and metal free
PET-bottles are well known in daily life. These are containers made of polyethylene terephthalate - called PET – which are produced by thermal process from a preform. PET is used as raw material for the production of packaging such as bottles and containers, for packaging a variety of foods and other consumer products. Examples are non-alcoholic beverages, alcoholic beverages, detergents, cosmetics, pharmaceutical products and edible oils. PET is the most widely used plastic. Examples are polyester fibers (base material for the production of clothing, pillows, carpets, etc.), polyester plates, and strappings or also into PET bottles again.
In the treatment plant of the IKV PET bottles are cut, hot washed, isolated and dried.
Residues such as labels, metal and plastic caps are removed by various processes. These materials are sold and used in other industries as raw material.