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Renewable Choice client, Octal, as featured in Environmental Leader

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OCTAL Polyester Sheet Cuts Carbon by 25% (Excerpt)

OCTAL Petrochemical’s DPET product, the world’s first direct-to-sheet
polyester sheet, has a carbon footprint 25 percent lower than
conventional APET packaging materials, it has emerged.

DPET can be used for packaging yogurt, meat, cheese, baked goods and
household consumer goods. By deploying unique production methods,
OCTAL has eliminated five energy intensive stages of the conventional
sheet production process, says the Sustainability Consortium at the
University of Arkansas, a body that has carried out work for the
petrochemical firm.

Read the entire article.

By | 2012-01-12T17:32:33+00:00 January 12th, 2012|News|

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