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Items made from recycled PET bottles

What items are made from recycled PET bottles?

Recycled PET (rPET) is generally blended in a ratio of virgin to recycled, depending on the application required and can be used to make many new products such as:-

1. Polyester staple fibre or filament used for apparel (clothing)
2. Home textiles (duvets, pillows, carpeting)
3. Automotive parts (carpets, sound insulation, boot linings, seat covers)
4. Industrial end-use items (geotextiles and roof insulation)
5. New PET packaging and bottles for both food and non-food products


Ref: How is PET recycled? Accessed at https://www.petco.co.ke/how-is-pet-recycled/ on 29th May 2021

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