Petainer is a leading global manufacturers of PET refillables bottles, which rank ahead of glass refillables and one-way PET as the most ECOnomically sound and sustainable plastic packaging system.
Our multi-use bottles use 90% less material per 1L pack compared to the single-use bottle equivalent. Typically, a refillable bottle does 15-25 trips in its lifetime, removing a great deal of waste from the system, reducing littering and making it the more sustainable packaging system.
This is supported by a number of studies, including the German research institute IFEU for the Genossenschaft Deutscher Brunnen (GDB) – a purchasing and servicing organisation with more than 160 member companies producing natural spring water. The GDB concluded: