A new-generation PET copolyester with higher heat resistance was unveiled last month by Eastman Chemical Co., Kingsport, Tenn., at the K 2007 show in Dusseldorf.

A new-generation PET copolyester with higher heat resistance was unveiled last month by Eastman Chemical Co., Kingsport, Tenn., at the K 2007 show in Dusseldorf. The new resin is based on Eastman's new IntegRex polymerization technology, which is now fully operational at its new 770-million-lb/yr PET in Columbia, S.C. Look for further details next month. Tel: (423) 229-2000 . www.eastman.com

Eastman Chemical Company
Performance Plastics
P.O. Box 431 Kingsport, TN 37662
Phone (423) 229-2278 Fax (423) 246-1316