Re: Plastics (bottles)

From: 	Malcolm Watts[SMTP:MALCOLM-at-directorate.wnp.ac.nz]
Sent: 	Sunday, June 22, 1997 3:29 PM
To: 	tesla-at-pupman-dot-com
Subject: 	Re: Plastics


> Does anyone know what kind of plastic the clear 2 and 3 liter soda
> bottles are made of? I thought possibly polycarbonate, but they seem
> pretty flexible and I remember polycarbonate as being rather brittle!

I think it's polyethylene-terepthalate.