Alternative materials for polycarbonates are used for the manufacture of containers. They are intended for catering (e.g. containers with lid and graduation for food).
As with articles polycarbonates, storage uses, preparation, cooking and service are possible through the temperature range from - 104 ° F to + 176 ° F.
Now these containers are formulated with the Tritan ™ copolyester. Several brands are available on the market as RUBBERMAID (ProSave®) TRAEX (Gastro - Plus®) and MAFTER BOURGEAT (MATIK®, French manufacture).
For additional information:
TRAEX: several distributors in France.
Eastman innovation lab : http://www.innovationlab.eastman.com/materials/tritan