December 28, 2009

BPA-free plastic alternatives

Consulting firm Nexant recently published a report discussing several bisphenol-A (BPA)-free alternative resins for baby bottles production. Some of them include high density polyethylene (HDPE), metallocene polypropylene (PP), polyethylene naphthalate, Eastman’s Tritan copolyester, and polyethersulfone.

The consulting firm discussed the pros and cons of these alternative plastics in terms of process economics and properties compared to polycarbonate.

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