“How does Netstal within KraussMaffei take responsibility to close the loop with recyclable PET”

Stefan Bock, Netstal Maschinen AG, Switzerland

Plastics, nowadays, have largely substituted a variety of packaging materials such as glass, paper, cardboard and metals. In the beverage industry, for example, the PET bottle has replaced the one of glass in many areas. On comparing glass bottles with the PET ones, it is soon clear why the latter are on such a triumphant march: