PETG (Polyethylene Terephthalate Glycol-Modified)

PETG is a thermoplastic sheet used in visual merchandising and engineering applications. It can be easily formed, die cut and punched.

 
STANDARD DIMENSIONS*
Lengths 72", 96" & Run-To-Size
Widths 48" & Run-To-Size
Thickness 0.020" to 0.500"
Rod Diameters 0.125" to 1.25"
*Materials can also be cut down to custom sizes per order.

PETG has many of the advantages of polycarbonate and is more cost effective. Its impact strength is superior to acrylic, however, it scratches easier. PETG is offered in general purpose grades as well as UV resistant grades that are recommended for weather resistance.

ADVANTAGES


  • Impact strength greater than acrylic and approaches polycarbonate.
  • 86% light transparency compared to 87% for polycarbonate and 92% for acrylic.
  • Cost effective.
  • Ease of fabrication.
  • Die cuts/punches easily.
  • Low forming temperature.
  • Can be thermoformed without pre-drying.
  • Printable.
  • Can be sterilize.
  • FDA compliant.
  • Chemical resistant.
  • Self extinguishing.

LEADING MARKETS


  • Construction
  • Food & Beverage
  • Manufacturing
  • Medical
  • Packaging
  • Point-of-Purchase / Displays
  • Retail
  • Thermoforming