The PET Resin Association - PETRA - is the industry association representing North American producers of PET (polyethylene terephalate).
PET is the polyester polymer that is extruded or molded into plastic bottles, jars, containers and films for packaging foods and beverages, personal care products, and many other consumer products. It is a highly valued packaging material because it is strong, lightweight, inert, hygienic and shatterproof.
PETRA is dedicated to:
PETRA actively represents the industry through its participation in a variety of public- and private-sector forums and cooperative efforts regarding the use of PET, recycled PET, and PET resin products.