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Article | March 1, 2009
Total Petrochemicals USA, Inc: Resin for clear drink cups
Total M3282MZ, from Total Petrochemicals, is a 2.3 g/10min melt flow clarified metallocene homopolymer formulated for the sheet extrusion thermoforming market.
Total M3282M has the clarity of a random copolymer, but the stiffness of a homopolymer. The polymer uses 25% less plastic than PET cups and emits 45%t less greenhouse gasses during the production process, according to the company.
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