PVC film VS PET film

PVC film VS PET film

There are a lot of customers asking the difference between PVC film and PET film. Now let's make everything clear for you.

1. Physical properties

PVC film is made of polyvinyl chloride film, and PET film is made of polyester resin, they are both kind of surface material.
# PVC film PET film
Transparency transparent-opaque transparent
Flammability flame retardant Flammable
Flexibility Yes No
Scratch resistance ⭐⭐⭐ ⭐⭐⭐⭐

2. Application

Base on their physical properties, they have different application.

PVC film is workable with membrane vacuum prss (3D), laminatiing and wrapping(2D), because it has high malleability.

PET film is perfect with laminating(2D)

3. There is no better film or worse film, only when it is suitable for use is the best.

If you have any other quesitons about PVC film and PET film, you're welcome to contact us.