Amcor’s New Hot-Fill Bottle Technology Delivers Significant Lightweighting Benefits


MANCHESTER, Mich., December 9, 2009 – Amcor PET Packaging, the world’s leading producer of PET packaging, has unveiled a new patented hot-fill bottle technology that significantly reduces weight and cost while offering better performance than competitive hot-fill alternatives.

Amcor’s active hinge technology is used for the first time in a 16-oz PET container for Purity Organic Inc., San Francisco, Calif., a supplier of organic fruit …