Frequently Asked Questions
Following are some of the most common inquiries we get about our products. For additional information on material properties, view our Material Specs.
What other ordering options are available?
We have many distributors across the U.S. to give you more options in ordering the right container for your needs. Please contact customer service for the name and number of the local distributor that carries our product or to inquire about setting up a direct customer account.
Do you offer customer pickups of your product?
Yes we do. We have five strategically placed facilities for easier access for many markets. Please contact customer service for pickup arrangements at any of our locations nationwide.
Are your containers stackable?
Yes. Being stackable is just one of the innovative features that make our containers exceptional for your product. They allow for the creation of eye-catching merchandising displays while conserving valuable shelf space.
Are your containers recycleable?
Yes. Both our OPS and PET/PETE containers are recyclable. To learn about recycling them in your area, please check with your local recycling centers. At Inline Plastics we are proud of our good stewardship of the environment and invite you to learn more about our commitment to sustainability.
Can your containers be frozen?
Containers made from PET/PETE plastic can be used in a freezer application and can withstand temperatures as low as 0 degrees F. OPS, while not as suitable for freezing applications, can withstand temperatures as low as 20 degrees F.
Are your containers microwaveable?
Inline Plastics’ OPS and PET containers should not be used in a microwave application. However, while PET cannot be microwaved, OPS can typically be microwaved for up to 15 seconds before breakdown. We recommend extensive testing of each container before proceeding.
Need more answers?
We’re here for you at any time. Please reach out with any questions or concerns about Inline Plastics or our line of packaging or automation solutions.