International Journal of Polymer Science / 2015 / Article / Tab 2

Review Article

Chemical Recycling of PET Wastes with Different Catalysts

Table 2

The amount of catalyst, influence on the glycolysis process [9].

Amount of IL (g)Conversion of PET (%)Selectivity of BHET (%)Composition (wt%)
BHETDimerOligomers

0.010.11.81.825.472.8
1.044.753.772.45.721.9
2.054.163.076.64.918.5
3.066.959.975.14.420.5
4.070.159.478.01.920.1

Reaction condition: 1 atm, 180°C, 8 h.

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