SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS (Dec. 27, 10:55 a.m. ET) — Bangkok, Thailand-based Royal Interpack Co. Ltd. and San Antonio-based Worldwide Plastics Co. have agreed to start manufacturing and selling PET containers made from 100 percent recycled PET.
In early 2012, Royal Interpack will expand and start making the containers in the United States. The company currently has a 200,000 square foot plant in Chonburi, Thailand.
Royal Interpack makes PET sheet and thermoformed containers.
Worldwide Plastics distributes stock and custom plastic and pulp containers to North American fruit and vegetable growers, shippers, re-packers, and other food suppliers.