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Hot fill PET bottle

June 12, 2013

A stock container for juices and teas, the Amcor Powerblock 3.0 64-oz. hot fill polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle has a 38mm lightweight finish. It includes either a conical base pushup with special diameter and height ratios and relationships or a round or rectangular base with strap-like features that create a footed-style base. The segmented standing surface consists of 4 standing 1-in. columns. The bottle features multiple fill contact points and flat sides as well as secure consumer handling with 3 intuitive areas for single-hand pouring.

 Amcor Rigid Plastics; www.amcor.com