Do SEQUOIA ENTERPRISES Bottles contain BPA?
Bottles produced by SEQUOIA ENTERPRISES do not contain BPA.
For further information on BPA please visit the following FDA link
Do bottles come with lids?
All bottles are supplied with screw on lids. Unless specified bottles will be shipped with lids off.
Can I mix the lid colours?
YES. Our lids can be mixed across the range of SEQUOIA ENTERPRISES bottles.
Can I mix the bottle colours on the same order?
YES. Bottle colours can be mixed.
Can All colours be printed on Dark blue and Black Bottles?
Yes, however different coloured bottles will affect the final print colour. That means that the darker the bottle colour the duller the ink will become. For example a Orange print on a black bottle will be a dull Brown.
Is four colour process the same price as four spot colours?
NO. Four colour process must be quoted on a job by job basis. No two jobs are the same, and the price can vary considerably. Process prints can only be quoted on when artwork files is supplied as there is no standard pricing for process prints. We are unable to control the colours in 4 colour process, what is in the file that you send us is what will be printed.
How much does it cost to print on the top and bottom of the bottle?
There is no extra charge to print on the top and bottom of the bottle. SEQUOIA ENTERPRISES pricing structure is based on how many colours are in the print not on how many positions are being printed.
What is the minimum order?
Min order quantity is 100 bottles. For 4 or more spot colour prints min order qty is 250 bottles.
For Process prints the minimum order is 500 bottles
What is LDPE/HDPE?
Low Density Polyethylene/High Density Polyethylene.
The more LDPE in the product the softer and more flexible it is. It has nothing to do with the longevity of the product. All Plastics used are Food Grade Quality
Can the bottles be recycled?
Yes below is an example of the recycle codes used in Australia. The list is not hierarchical. That is one is not the best and seven is not the worst.
The following table shows what the different types of plastic are used for and what they can be recycled into.
|Soft drink and mineral water bottles, pillow & sleeping bag filling, clothing||Soft drink bottles, clear packaging film, carpet, fleecy jackets.|
|High Density Polyethylene HDPE||Crinkly shopping bags, freezer bags, shampoo bottles, cleaner bottles, milk and cream bottles, milk crates.||
Compost and recycling bins, rubbish bins, detergent bottles, agricultural pipes
|Polyvinyl chloride PVC||Clear juice and cordial bottles, blister packs, plumbing hose, and fittings, garden hose, blood bags and tubing.||Detergent bottles, hoses, floor coverings, plumbing pipes and fittings|
|Low Density Polyethylene LDPE||Garbage bags, ice cream containers lids, squeeze bottles, garbage bins, black plastic sheet||Film, including builders film concrete lining, garbage bags and shopping bags|
|Polypropylene PP||Potato chip packets, ice cream containers, drinking straws, microwave ware, hinged lunch boxes||Compost Bins, recycling crates, worm factories|
|Polystyrene PS||Yoghurt containers, plastic cutlery, takeaway food containers, meat trays||Produce boxes, clothes pegs, coat hangers, office accessories|
|All other resins and mixes of plastic||Lids and assorted containers||Injected moulded products (eg computer cases and telephone casings, agricultural pipes|