Colormatrix™ Smartheat™ RHC

Infrared absorption for PET preform production

ColorMatrix™ SmartHeat™ RHC is an APR accredited, patent protected, liquid dispersion process aid, available to rPET producers and converters to help improve recycling and sustainability of PET bottles.

It enables:

  • Increased rPET content
  • Reduced CO2 emissions

When added to rPET and PET preforms and bottles, SmartHeat RHC helps to:

  • Improve rPET quality

       - Better thermal stability, reduced yellowing

  • Improve bottle quality

      - Greater processability

      - Lightweighting

  • Reduce energy consumption during the blow molding process SmartHeat RHC has minimal impact on final product color or aesthetics.


Product Range
SmartHeat RHC SmartHeat Tint SmartHeat Tone
User Convertors, rPET producers Convertors rPET producers
Application Colorless Colored Toned
Product Options Liquid dispersion, Clear/Colorless Liquid, A range of water blue colors, Custom color solutions Liquid dispersion, Available as 2 blue shades, Custom color solutions
Recycling Recycle friendly, APR accredited Recycle friendly, Contains APR accredited SmartHeat RHC Recycle friendly, Contains APR accredited SmartHeat RHC
Color and Additives Solutions Overview BU Overview Customized color and additive solutions View
ColorMatrix™ Smartheat RHC Brochure View PolyOne's process aid for rPET and PET bottles.  View
Increasing the Use and Viability of rPET Brochure Solutions for increasing rPET in packaging View