Amber PET

Amber color line protects against light exposure in PET and rPET

Amber pet masterbatchMany pharmaceutical products require protection from visible and ultraviolet light. Exposure to light can negatively impact certain active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) and reduce drug efficacy. The pharmaceutical industry requires extensive shelf stability studies that focus on factors including natural and UV light exposure.

Ampacet Amber masterbatches offer superior product protection at a 1% LDR. They are compliant with USP 661/671 for light transmittance (<10% from 290-450nm) and color extractability (<.01 absorbance from 350-700nm after 10 days at 120ºF (49ºC) and are fully FDA compliant.

In addition to pharmaceutical applications, Ampacet Amber masterbatches for PET provide UV protection for serums, vitamins, personal care products, foods, spices, and beer.

For more information about Amber PET masterbatches and other R3 Sustainable Solutions, their applications and complete Regulatory Status, please complete the product inquiry form or contact Ampacet or your local Ampacet representative.