Greener Package Award

Green or Amber PET PCR Drug Oval with Child Resistant Clic-Loc closure


Rexam has delivered the first and only sustainable PET drug oval to the market place. Our offering provides the following benefits to our customers in a seamless and easy to transition fashion:

The new liquid ovals are manufactured from 100% post consumer recycled PET resin.

- Recycled Ovals are available in the same sizes as Rexam's existing virgin PET line: - 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12 and 16 oz.

- Recycled Ovals meet the same government standards as Rexam's current virgin PET line:

- Light Transmission requirements set by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP).

- Moisture Permeation requirements by the USP.

- Child-Resistant and Senior-Friendly protocol requirements set by the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CSPC).

- Resin complies with FDA regulations.

- The 100% recycled oval can be recycled again, further reducing resource consumption.

- The bottles feature the symbol promoting consumers to recycle.

Why choose Rexam

-Pharmacists and consumers have shown a preference in purchasing packaging with recycled material.

- Pharmacists and consumers are more likely to become brand loyal because of a company's commitment to protecting the environment.

- The new Recycled Ovals will differentiate a pharmacy's businesses by enabling them to market themselves as environmentally friendly.

Judge's Comments
High level of recycle PET content that also meets FDA requirements.

Effective Recovery

The product is 100% recyclable.

Resource & Energy Optimization

100% PCR versus 0% before.

Categories: Greener Package Award Winner Food and Beverage Consumer Goods