Reduce your carbon emissions and PET costs
It is easy to make the business case for switching to a lightweight, ultra-hygienic PET dispensing system for your carbonated soft drinks. Reduce your resin use up to 30%, lower your carbon footprint, and reduce your production costs too.
Enter your production details into the calculator below to get an instant estimate1 of how much you could save in carbon emissions and PET costs with a lightweight dispensing system from Husky. All savings are based on switching from a standard 1881 dispensing system to a new Husky lightweight system.
About the calculations
1 All savings calculations are based on switching from a standard 1881 neck finish and closure to a lightweight dispensing system from Husky.
Values used in the calculations:
Resin cost (preform, virgin PET) = USD 1,100 /ton 2
Resin cost (preform, recycled PET) = USD 1,400 /ton 2
Resin cost (closure, HDPE) = USD 1,400 /ton 2
Carbon emissions per ton of resin (preform, virgin PET) = 2,780 kg/ton 3
Carbon emissions per ton of resin (preform, recycled PET) = 910 kg/ton 3
Carbon emissions per ton of resin (closure, HDPE) = 1,890 kg/ton 3
USD > EURO conversion based on latest live rate from European Central Bank
2 Source: PCI
3 Source: APR
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