Updated 65 days ago
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Neck-Lite® is a highly innovative technology which allows to further optimize a modified preform-neck for the subsequent blowing process. The effect is a significantly reduced wall thickness of the preform neck, while the outer surface is increased. As a result, reheating in the blow moulding machine is far more efficient... Neck-Lite® is part of the injection mould. Thanks to especially designed channels in the neck splits the hold pressure is maintained in the neck thread during the moulding process. This prevents the otherwise feared sink marks in the precise neck area... The Mint-Tec® and Neck-Lite® approach follows the "lightweighting" trend while not reducing the product quality in any way. Thanks to the Mint-Tec® and Neck-Lite® technologies, average weight reductions of 3-7% are possible for PET beverage container, depending on the individual application of our technology. At present nearly 500 billion PET bottles are produced worldwide per year. With an average weight of 19.5..